Join The Data Incubator for a part-time online class that teaches the foundations of data science. This course is geared towards giving working professionals with no previous data science experience an immersive, hands-on experience with foundational data science techniques.
Classes will be held from 7-9 PM ET on the following 16 days:
1/17, 1/19, 1/24, 1/26, 1/31, 2/2, 2/7, 2/9, 2/13, 2/16, 2/21, 2/23, 2/28, 3/2, 3/7, 3/9
The deadline to register is 11:59 PM ET on 1/5/17
The course will be focused on the following essential data science skills:
Manipulating and Analyzing Structured Data
Programmatically Working with Differently Formatted Data and Messy Unstructured Data
Efficient Coding Leveraging Advanced Programming Concepts
Understanding Noisy Data: Probability and Statistics Fundamentals
Predicting the Future: Fundamentals of Modelling
Accurate Modelling: Understanding Non-normal Distributions
Previous experience manipulating data in spreadsheets (experience with macro programming a plus)
Some college-level mathematics
What is the refund policy?
Unfortunately, there are no refunds available.
About the Instructor:
Jim Schmitz, CFA, studied mathematics and computer science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and earned a master's degree in mathematics and finance from New York University. He has worked in the financial sector for over ten years in a variety of positions ranging from equity options trader to quantitative programmer.