About the course

This course aims to provide first introduction to problem solving using data. During the course, you will understand how to test your hypothesis and find answers to your problems. By end of this course, you will be able to understand data science as a domain and would have built your first predictive model

Pre-requisites

This course assumes no past knowledge about analytics and data science.

Course curriculum

  • 1
    1. Introduction to Business Analytics
    • Introduction to workshop- Video
    • What is Business Analytics-Video
    • Applications of Analytics-Video
    • Important Job Roles in Analytics Industry-Video
  • 2
    2. Model Building Stages
    • Introduction to Model Building Stages-Video
    • Problem Definition
    • Hypothesis Generation - I
    • Hypothesis Generation - II and Data Collection
    • Importance of Problem Definition and Hypothesis Generation
    • Data Exploration
    • Downloadables
    • Predictive Modeling
    • ML algorithm selection
  • 3
    3. Hands on Exercise
    • Problem Identification
    • Hypothesis Generation
    • Hypothesis Generation and Data Collection
    • Data Exploration
  • 4
    3.1. Model Building Steps (Excel)
    • Univariate Analysis
    • Multivariate Analysis
    • Missing Value Treatment
    • Outlier Treatment
    • Variable Transformation
    • Predictive Modeling
  • 5
    3.2. Model Building Steps (R)
    • Univariate Analysis
    • Multivariate Analysis
    • Missing Value Treatment
    • Outlier Treatment
    • Variable Transformation
    • Predictive Modeling
  • 6
    3.3. Model Building Steps (Python)
    • Univariate Analysis
    • Multivariate Analysis
    • Missing Value Treatment
    • Outlier Treatment
    • Variable Transformation
    • Predictive Modeling
  • 7
    4. Key Takeaways
    • Key Takeaways

Instructor(s)

  • Kunal Jain

    Founder & CEO

    Kunal Jain

    Kunal is the Founder of Analytics Vidhya. Analytics Vidhya is one of largest Data Science community across the globe. Kunal is a data science evangelist and has a passion for teaching practical machine learning and data science. Before starting Analytics Vidhya, Kunal had worked in Analytics and Data Science for more than 12 years across various geographies and companies like Capital One and Aviva Life Insurance. He has worked with several clients and helped them build their data science capabilities from scratch.
  • Sunil Ray

    Chief Content Officer

    Sunil Ray

    Sunil Ray is Chief Content Officer of Analytics Vidhya. He brings years of experience of using data to solve business problems for several Insurance companies. Sunil has a knack of taking complex topics and then breaking them into easy and simple to understand concepts - a unique skill which comes in handy in his role at Analytics Vidhya. Sunil also follows latest developments in AI & ML closely and is always up for having a discussion on impact of technology on years to come.

Here's what our students have to say about our Experiments with Data course

  • Impressed with the content

    kishore Ramanna

    Very good refresher for experienced Professionals too. Most of the time, we don't bother to generate hypothesis and jump into data collection and exploration...

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    Very good refresher for experienced Professionals too. Most of the time, we don't bother to generate hypothesis and jump into data collection and exploration. This course well explained the importance of hypothesis generation well before the data collection.

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  • Good and Fast Learning

    Shailesh Gajare

    It is really a great and quick learning sessions. Being new to this domain I thought it will be difficult to even understand it as it is projected as a tough...

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    It is really a great and quick learning sessions. Being new to this domain I thought it will be difficult to even understand it as it is projected as a tough subject, but with your simple explanation and easy problem and easy solution it was very easy to understand the concept and practice it along with you. You are really humble and great Kunal and your friend too. I think I will shortly fall in love with your website.

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  • very helpful

    Muralipoojith Vutukuri

    got the clear idea on how to start my career in data science

    got the clear idea on how to start my career in data science

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  • Good..

    Mohan Jagadeesh

    Demonstrates a clear understanding of business Analytics

    Demonstrates a clear understanding of business Analytics

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  • Introduction to Business Analytics

    Gayathri Devi S

    Crispy contents and this is what it is needed for this hour and the current trend

    Crispy contents and this is what it is needed for this hour and the current trend

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  • Very good and concise workshop

    prashanth.mars prashanth.mars

    Very good and concise workshop. The parting thoughts of underlining the facts on problem solving skills and structured thinking were very insightful as well.

    Very good and concise workshop. The parting thoughts of underlining the facts on problem solving skills and structured thinking were very insightful as well.

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  • The Best!

    Lauro Jorge Prado

    Very Good!

    Very Good!

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  • Experiments with Data

    Parth trgastro@gmail.com

    Excellent course for a total beginner like me. Best part is that it is free! Good hyperlinks for excel learning. I found tech support and customer service ou...

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    Excellent course for a total beginner like me. Best part is that it is free! Good hyperlinks for excel learning. I found tech support and customer service outstanding and resolved my queries promptly. Thanks for your dedicated efforts.

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FAQ

  • What is the fee for this course?

    This course is completely free for our community members.

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