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Udacity

Problem Solving with Advanced Analytics

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Overview

The Problem Solving with Analytics course provides students with the foundational knowledge to use data analytics to create business insights.
You will learn:

  • To apply a useful framework to solve a business problem
  • To determine which analytical method to apply given the nature of the problem and available data
  • To use linear regression to generate business insights

    Throughout this course you’ll also learn the techniques to apply your knowledge in a data analytics program called Alteryx. At the end of the course, you’ll complete a project based on the principles in the course.

    This course is part of the Business Analyst Nanodegree.

  • Syllabus

    • The Analytical Problem Solving Framework
      • Learn a framework for structured problem solving.,Get introduced to predictive analysis.,See examples of a variety of business problems.
    • Selecting an Analytical Methodology
      • Learn to select the correct analytical methodology.,Get introduced to the Methodogy Map.,Learn to recognize numeric vs. non-numeric outcomes.
    • Linear Regression
      • Apply the Problem Solving Framework to a business problem.,Learn how to use simple linear regression models.,Use categorical variables in linear regression.

    Taught by

    Patrick Nussbaumer

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