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41%

started a new career after completing these courses

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
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Beginner Level
Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Defining Data Science and What Data Scientists Do

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 27 min), 6 readings, 2 quizzes
8 videos
Fundamentals of Data Science2m
The Many Paths to Data Science3m
Advice for New Data Scientists2m
A day in the Life of a Data Scientist3m
Old problems, new problems, Data Science solutions3m
Data Science Topics and Algorithms3m
Cloud for Data Science3m
6 readings
Course Syllabus10m
Professional Certificate Career Support10m
Data Science: The Sexiest Job in the 21st Century20m
Lesson Summary10m
What Makes Someone a Data Scientist?20m
Lesson Summary10m
2 practice exercises
Data Science: The Sexiest Job in the 21st Century30m
What Makes Someone a Data Scientist?30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Data Science Topics

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 39 min), 6 readings, 2 quizzes
8 videos
What is Hadoop?6m
How Big Data is Driving Digital Transformation3m
Data Science Skills & Big Data4m
Data Scientists at New York University4m
What's the difference?4m
Neural Networks and Deep Learning6m
Applications of Machine Learning3m
6 readings
Data Mining10m
Lesson Summary10m
Regression20m
Lesson Summary10m
Exercise: Identifying objects in images with IBM Watson3m
Exercise: Upload and classify your images!30m
2 practice exercises
Data Mining30m
Regression30m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Data Science in Business

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 32 min), 6 readings, 3 quizzes
7 videos
How Should Companies Get Started in Data Science?2m
Applications of Data Science3m
How Can Someone Become a Data Scientist?5m
Recruiting for Data Science7m
Careers in Data Science2m
High School Students and Data Science Careers4m
6 readings
The Final Deliverable20m
Lesson Summary10m
Lesson Summary10m
The Report Structure20m
Lesson Summary10m
IBM Digital Badge2m
2 practice exercises
The Final Deliverable30m
The Report Structure30m

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