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About the Course

This course will introduce the learner to applied machine learning, focusing more on the techniques and methods than on the statistics behind these methods. The course will start with a discussion of how machine learning is different than descriptive statistics, and introduce the scikit learn toolkit through a tutorial. The issue of dimensionality of data will be discussed, and the task of clustering data, as well as evaluating those clusters, will be tackled. Supervised approaches for creating predictive models will be described, and learners will be able to apply the scikit learn predictive modelling methods while understanding process issues related to data generalizability (e.g. cross validation, overfitting). The course will end with a look at more advanced techniques, such as building ensembles, and practical limitations of predictive models. By the end of this course, students will be able to identify the difference between a supervised (classification) and unsupervised (clustering) technique, identify which technique they need to apply for a particular dataset and need, engineer features to meet that need, and write python code to carry out an analysis. This course should be taken after Introduction to Data Science in Python and Applied Plotting, Charting & Data Representation in Python and before Applied Text Mining in Python and Applied Social Analysis in Python....

Top reviews

Oct 13, 2017

Very well structured course, and very interesting too! Has made me want to pursue a career in machine learning. I originally just wanted to learn to program, without true goal, now I have one thanks!!

Nov 26, 2020

great experience and learning lots of technique to apply on real world data, and get important and insightful information from raw data. motivated to proceed further in this domain and course as well.

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By John H E

Mar 16, 2019

I truly enjoyed this course.

By John D L C

Dec 27, 2018

This is an excellent course.

By Amrith M

Jul 8, 2017

Yet another Awesome course!!


Jun 17, 2020

Great Exposure of knowlwdge

By Fernandes M R

Jun 16, 2020

The best course a ever had.

By narra s s

May 10, 2020

Great platform for Learning

By P.Raja S

Apr 25, 2020

nice and informative course

By Xinzhi Z

Jun 23, 2019

Great course! Very helpful.

By Tianyang Z

Jul 6, 2017

great course. Learned a lot

By Kshitij K

Sep 17, 2020

Very helpful for my career

By Vinit K

May 7, 2020

Great learning experience.

By Ray B

Oct 28, 2018

Good intro to scikit-learn

By IvorX

Oct 14, 2018

It is a very great course.

By Tongsu P

Feb 8, 2018

Really challenging course!

By Souvik D

Jul 12, 2020

good course for learning.

By Erdem A

Jul 8, 2019

The course was fantastic.

By Stanley C

May 21, 2019

Excellent. Learned a lot!

By Mandyam S

Sep 19, 2018

Quiz material were great!

By Uday B

Sep 14, 2017

good course for beginners

By Jose H C

May 17, 2019

Comprehensive & thorough

By Esmerlin R M

Mar 4, 2019

Este curso es increíble.

By Prince K

Oct 5, 2018

good course for beginner

By Eckhard F

Nov 13, 2020

very interesting course

By Meet P

Jul 30, 2020

It's Very good Course .

By Kshitij A

Jul 2, 2020

Extremely good to learn