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About

This Introduction to Probability and Data with R course offered by Coursera in partnership with Duke University introduces you to sampling and exploring data, as well as basic probability theory and Bayes' rule. 

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Overview

Key Features

You will examine various types of sampling methods, and discuss how such methods can impact the scope of inference. A variety of exploratory data analysis techniques will be covered, including numeric summary statistics and basic data visualization. 

You will be guided through installing and using R and RStudio (free statistical software), and will use this software for lab exercises and a final project. 

The concepts and techniques in this Introduction to Probability and Data with R course offered by Coursera in partnership with Duke University will serve as building blocks for the inference and modeling courses in the Specialization.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability and Data
  • Data
  • Data Project
  • Exploratory Data Analysis and Introduction to Inference
  • Exploratory Data Analysis and Introduction to Inference Project
  • Probability
  • Probability Project
  • Probability Distributions
  • Data Analysis Project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Beginner Level

Tuition Fee

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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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