You will complete hands-on labs and projects to apply and demonstrate your newly acquired skills and knowledge. For example the Python course includes a project to create a random album generator. The specialization Capstone involves a Battle of Neighborhoods using geospatial data and building a machine learning model.
Applied Data Science Specialization
Get hands-on skills for a Career in Data Science. Learn Python, analyze and visualize data. Apply your skills to data science and machine learning.
About This Specialization
This is an action-packed specialization is for data science enthusiasts who want to acquire practical skills for real world data problems. It appeals to anyone interested in pursuing a career in Data Science, and already has foundational skills (or has completed the Introduction to Applied Data Science specialization). You will learn Python - no prior programming knowledge necessary. You will then learn data visualization and data analysis. Through our guided lectures, labs, and projects you’ll get hands-on experience tackling interesting data problems. Make sure to take this specialization to solidify your Python and data science skills before diving deeper into big data, AI, and deep learning. Upon completing all courses in the specialization and receiving the Specialization certificate, you will also receive an IBM Badge recognizing you as a Specialist in Applied Data Science. LIMITED TIME OFFER: Subscription is only $39 USD per month and gives you access to graded materials and a certificate.
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Python for Data Science
- English, German
About the CourseThis introduction to Python will kickstart your learning of Python for data science, as well as programming in general. This beginner-friendly Python course will take you from zero to programming in Python in a matter of hours. Module 1 - Python Basic
Data Analysis with Python
- This course requires approximately two hours a week for six weeks
About the CourseLearn how to analyze data using Python. This course will take you from the basics of Python to exploring many different types of data. You will learn how to prepare data for analysis, perform simple statistical analyses, create meaning
Data Visualization with Python
- 3 weeks of study, 4-5 hours/week
About the Course"A picture is worth a thousand words". We are all familiar with this expression. It especially applies when trying to explain the insight obtained from the analysis of increasingly large datasets. Data visualization plays an essential rol
Applied Data Science Capstone
- 5 weeks of study, 6-7 hours/week
About the CourseThis capstone project course will give you a taste of what data scientists go through in real life when working with data. You will learn about location data and different location data providers, such as Foursquare. You will learn how to make RES
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