Learn sought-after skills for solving some of our biggest business problems with this practical online Data Science course from General Assembly.
A rapidly growing field, data sciences harnesses the power of data, statistics and information to help businesses make big, risky and game-changing decisions. An integral part of a successful modern business, data is critical for decision-making and problem-solving, and this industry-relevant online course sets you up to play a leading role.
In this course you’ll learn how to mine datasets and predict patterns with Python, build statistical models from raw data and harness to power of data to forecast what’s happening next.
With opportunities to use real-life data sets and learn from industry leaders, this course will ensure you build sought-after skills in a flexible environment, enabling you to immediately grow your career.
This course is offered both online and on-campus, allowing you to tailor your learning experience to suit your needs.
If you like grappling with problems and want a competitive new edge to your career, this course will give you the skills, opportunities and experience to get there.
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must have:
- A basic understanding of statistics; AND
- A basic understanding of variables, functions and lists in Python
What You’ll Learn
In this digital marketing course, the subjects you may study include:
Unit 1: Research design and exploratory data analysis
- What is data science
- Research design and pandas
- Statistics fundamental I
- Statistics fundamental II
- Instructor choice
Unit 2: Foundations of data modelling
- Introduction to regression
- Evaluating model fit
- Introduction to classification
- Introduction to logistic regression
- Communicate results from logistic regression
- Flexible class session
Unit 3: Data science in the real world
- Decision trees and random forest
- Natural language processing
- Dimensionality deduction
- Working with time series data
- Creating models with time series data
- The value of databases
- Moving forward with your data science career
- Flexible class session
- Final presentations
Why study with General Assembly?
Grow and develop your skills in web development, user experience design, digital marketing, data science and more with the expert guidance of General Assembly.
With over 50,000 course graduates under their belt, General Assembly is a trusted quality education provider, offering students an innovative learning experience with courses specifically designed to meet employer needs and market demands.
Be part of a supportive community during every step of your learning journey and beyond!
General Assembly cares about your future and wants to help drive your career forward, which is why they developed an Immersive program to help you grow the right tools and strategies when it comes time to head into the workforce. You’ll also have access to GA’s huge network of over 50,000 alumni as well as the opportunity to attend exclusive events.