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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 Lin W

Jun 13, 2017

Really helpful course that offers solid detail about these useful functions.

By Shafique I

May 27, 2017

Very well explained. I would recommend anyone who likes to begin learning about financial modeling.

By Alexandre C M

Apr 18, 2018

Very clear and simple explanations, making it much easier to get comfortable with scary things such as logarithms.

By Ankur K

Mar 23, 2018

The faculty was amazing. The examples which he gave during the lectures were very practical and simple at the same time.

By Anjali A

Dec 22, 2017

Very precise and clear topics. Great professor!

By Hung N

Oct 14, 2017

They are all perfect.

By Atanasio R M

Nov 07, 2017

Very useful module and very well explained!

Congratulations!

By Rajat J

Apr 03, 2018

excellent foundation laying concept-solid course!

By Matt O

Nov 11, 2017

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

By Ivan M

Aug 24, 2017

Great, everything as expected!

By Boge N

Jan 26, 2018

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

By Rob P

Sep 26, 2017

The tutor for this case is great. Everything explained thoroughly with real world examples throughout that help to ground the more abstract mathematical concepts. For anyone looking to get their head around modelling for Business I'd highly recommend.

By Lehasa T

Oct 06, 2017

I really enjoyed this course!

By Ribeiro D

Dec 12, 2017

Really good course. Each module is well explained with concrete examples.

By UWAYO F

Oct 04, 2017

tres interessant!!

By Philip W

Oct 26, 2017

Very clear, deliberate and concise delivery; a great introduction to various modeling techniques

By Ho P Y

Nov 14, 2017

The course helps me a lot

By Byron H

Aug 16, 2017

There is some small confusion with some of the quiz answers, but the staff/respondents are quick to reply and give the best answer they can that helps with actual understanding.

By Saraphine P

Aug 18, 2017

Nice refresher of statistics learned in college. Covered all the main points.

By lakshay j

Jul 04, 2017

Very interesting & easy to understand

By Ryan H M

Feb 21, 2018

Great info and analysis introduction

By Yuqian Z

Aug 04, 2017

nice foundation level breif

By Rukantha J

Jul 15, 2017

Fundamentals of Quantitative Modeling. Nothing more - nothing less. This course will give you great introduction in the field of modeling.

By Sean W

Oct 13, 2017

Meaningful and concise information presented in an easy to learn manner. For those who have a basic background in statistics, it is a great refresher course to be able to jump into the more advanced courses.

By Pedro A R M

Sep 27, 2017

It´s perfect when you´re finding to grow up at bussiness worth. So useful.