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About the Course

How can you put data to work for you? Specifically, how can numbers in a spreadsheet tell us about present and past business activities, and how can we use them to forecast the future? The answer is in building quantitative models, and this course is designed to help you understand the fundamentals of this critical, foundational, business skill. Through a series of short lectures, demonstrations, and assignments, you’ll learn the key ideas and process of quantitative modeling so that you can begin to create your own models for your own business or enterprise. By the end of this course, you will have seen a variety of practical commonly used quantitative models as well as the building blocks that will allow you to start structuring your own models. These building blocks will be put to use in the other courses in this Specialization....

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AP

Jun 16, 2019

Very clear and articulate explanation of the concepts. He doesn't skip a step in the sequencing ideas, drawing comparisons and differences, and illustrating both visually and story-telling. Excellent.

NC

Jul 31, 2019

Very nice course for beginner, the mathematic level is not high (around french baccalaureat) so available to everyone. I enjoyed a lot this course that show how simple math can be used in real life.

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By Dean S

Apr 09, 2019

Excellent entry level course on the fundamentals of business modelling.

By SANJOY R

Nov 04, 2018

Good introduction to Quantitative Modelling - covers important concepts

By ijeoma c o

Jan 26, 2018

very detailed. however, I couldn't download any of the pdf certificates

By K

Jul 02, 2017

Excellent content and framing of how to approach quantitative modeling.

By María A G C C

Nov 08, 2016

I liked the course a lot, I opened my thoughts a lot on these subjects.

By Kamil O

Aug 13, 2016

Good course, gives a good fundamental overview of the material covered.

By magda g

Oct 03, 2018

excellent speaker! interesting and useful information, thank you that!

By carlos e m e a d n

Aug 13, 2018

Very good and I recommend to every one who is interested in this area.

By Yelena D

Aug 12, 2018

The course was taught in a very simple and easy to understand language

By Rohit V

Dec 02, 2016

Great course which will help you do your mathematical finance courses.

By bsharpjr@hotmail.com

Apr 14, 2016

Excellent content and instructor. Up your skill set with this course!

By Ludmila R

Mar 31, 2019

A great course to revise the basics if you don't know where to start.

By Matt O

Nov 11, 2017

Very good refresher course for those in the business/finance industry

By Harris

Nov 02, 2017

An unique and enjoyable course I ever see in the working career time.

By Michael

Jun 19, 2016

i like the layout and video lesson , and the ability to work off line

By Akani M

Dec 17, 2019

Fantastic refresher on the building blocks of quantitative modeling.

By SUMIT P

Feb 05, 2018

Good course. Has relative importance for various business processes.

By Jeremy H

Dec 03, 2017

The lecture material was explained clearly using relatable examples.

By Subhabrata

Aug 20, 2016

Very interactive and it was fun completing the course. Learned a lot

By Ujjwala M

Mar 09, 2018

Explained in a simple and easy to understand way in the right pace.

By Boge N

Jan 26, 2018

Short but full with mega important information and up to the point.

By Vivin R

May 27, 2017

Extremely easy to understand and well explained! Thank you so much!

By Bhaumik D

Jan 09, 2017

Good course to get the basic understanding of Quantitative Modeling

By Tatsiana M

May 10, 2018

Pretty good overall course. I just wish it would be more detailed.

By Chet B

Mar 30, 2018

Great Instructor, and the material was laid out very thoughtfully!