Principles of Machine Learning, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 42 days
    Duration
  • English
    Language
EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Principles of Machine Learning Program in collaboration with MicrosoftX. Get hands-on experience building and deriving insights from machine learning models using R, Python, and Azure Machine Learning.

About

Machine learning uses computers to run predictive models that learn from existing data in order to forecast future behaviors, outcomes, and trends.

In this data science course, you will be given clear explanations of machine learning theory combined with practical scenarios and hands-on experience building, validating, and deploying machine learning models. You will learn how to build and derive insights from these models using R, Python, and Azure Machine Learning.

What you'll learn:
  • Explore classification
  • Regression in machine learning
  • How to improve supervised models
  • Details on non-linear modeling
  • Clustering
  • Recommender systems
  • The hands-on elements of this course leverage a combination of R, Python, and Microsoft Azure Machine Learning

This Principles of Machine Learning course is part of the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Data Science offered at  MicrosoftX.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 42 days
    • Intensity 4 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      6 weeks

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Self-paced
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Explore classification 
  • Regression in machine learning
  • How to improve supervised models 
  • Details on non-linear modeling
  • Recommender systems 

Lecturers

  • Dr. Steve Elston
  • Cynthia Rudin

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Tuition Fee

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    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
  • National Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
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