Fractal Analytics
Structured Approach to Problem Solving
Fractal Analytics

Structured Approach to Problem Solving

This course is part of Fractal Data Science Professional Certificate

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Fractal Analytics

Instructor: Fractal Analytics

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.8

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Beginner level

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12 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • Explain the lifecycle of DS project and role of structured thinking in DS project.

  • Define a problem statement using the SMART framework. Explain the activities, best practices, and pitfalls in the implementation phase.

  • Construct MECE issue tree to break-down business problems into parts. Create a problem statement worksheet to scope business problems.

  • Explain the role of human centered design during solutioning of business problems.

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Assessments

10 quizzes, 2 assignments

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.8

(48 reviews)

Beginner level

Recommended experience

12 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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This course is part of the Fractal Data Science Professional Certificate
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There are 3 modules in this course

This module teaches you how to use structured thinking to solve problems at work and in everyday life. You will also learn about the different stages and roles in data science, as well as the tools used in data science.

What's included

16 videos8 readings4 quizzes1 assignment1 peer review2 discussion prompts

This module teaches structured thinking for solving business problems and covers tools and frameworks used in the process. It also highlights common mistakes to avoid.

What's included

13 videos3 readings5 quizzes1 assignment2 discussion prompts

Human-Centered Design is an approach that prioritizes the end-users' needs by understanding them and creating products that cater to their preferences and behaviors. The goal is to design products that are user-friendly, effective, and enjoyable to use. This module would help you understand why and how you should also keep your users/humans at the center of solving your business problems.

What's included

6 videos3 readings1 quiz1 peer review1 discussion prompt

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4.8 (14 ratings)
Fractal Analytics
Fractal Analytics
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