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This course serves as an introduction to the data science principles required to tackle real-world, data-rich problems in business & academia, including:
Data acquisition, cleaning, & aggregation
Exploratory data analysis & visualization
Model creation & validation
Basic statistical & mathematical foundations for data science
January 24th to March 4th
Mondays & Thursday
6:30 - 9:30pm ET
Harold Li is currently a Data Scientist at Lyft. He is the instructor of the Intro to Data Science course.
He is a Princeton University graduate, Harold began his career as a strategist at Goldman Sachs, structuring various derivative strategies for corporate clients. After leaving the financial industry, he became a data science lead at Blue Apron, working cross-functionally on product launches, developing demand forecasting & LTV models, & devising methods to design desirable recipes for customers. At Lyft, he's currently working on initiatives that make passenger pickups as painless & convenient as possible. In his free time, you can find him posting on his data science blog, DataBucket, or playing squash & golf.
Metis (thisismetis.com) accelerates careers in data science by providing full-time immersive bootcamps, evening part-time professional development courses, online resources, & corporate programs based in Seattle, New York, Chicago, & San Francisco.
Brought to you by Kaplan, Metis focuses primarily on Python, machine learning, data visualization, deep learning, big data processing, statistical foundations, & more. Students & alumni of the bootcamp program receive continuous support from our career advisors, empowering them to pursue a successful career in the fast-growing field of data science.
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