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15.071x: The Analytics Edge

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15.071x: The Analytics Edge

Dimitris Bertsimas MIT @EdX
Class Start: TBA
Duration: 11 weeks
Certificate: Yes
Level: intermediate
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Through inspiring examples and stories, discover the power of data and use analytics to provide an edge to your career and your life.

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Anonymous (Singapore, Singapore) , 2014-04-14
This course that has given me a working understanding of R and the core statistical modeling techniques that you would find, for example, in James et al, "An Introduction to Statistical Learning". It is a very problem-oriented, hands-on course with a nontrivial workload, but in my experience so far, it has been very effective. The homework problems are very practical and illustrate the underlying statistical concepts very nicely in real-world settings.

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Anonymous (Singapore, Singapore) , 2014-03-28
To me it's just time consuming. Every week it's 4 sets of assignments 20+ questions each. On some questions there is only one attempt. But I admit it is a VERY GOOD course for beginners.
Modeling (i.e linear regression, logistic regression etc.) are well explained by examples using R.

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Anonymous (Singapore, Singapore) , 2014-03-24
This class is challenging for me, but I have no previous experience with R and very limited experience with statistics. The teaching team does a good job of explaining the material and choosing interesting topics for each section.

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