• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 7 days
    Duration

About

This 1-week, accelerated Leveraging Unstructured Data with Cloud Dataproc on Google Cloud Platform offered by Coursera in partnership with Google Cloud is part of Data Engineering on Google Cloud Platform Specialization. builds upon previous courses in the Data Engineering on Google Cloud Platform specialization. 

Through a combination of video lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on labs, you'll learn how to create and manage computing clusters to run Hadoop, Spark, Pig and/or Hive jobs on Google Cloud Platform.  You will also learn how to access various cloud storage options from their compute clusters and integrate Google’s machine learning capabilities into their analytics programs.  

In the hands-on labs, you will create and manage Dataproc Clusters using the Web Console and the CLI, and use cluster to run Spark and Pig jobs. You will then create iPython notebooks that integrate with BigQuery and storage and utilize Spark. Finally, you integrate the machine learning APIs into your data analysis.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 7 days
    • Duration description
      • Approx. 8 hours to complete 
      • Suggested: 1 week of study, 5-7 hours/week
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Cloud Dataproc
  • Running Dataproc jobs
  • Leveraging GCP
  • Analyzing Unstructured Data

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Pre-requisites

  • Google Cloud Platform Big Data & Machine Learning Fundamentals (or equivalent experience)
  • Some knowledge of Python

Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

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