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Course content summary -Introduction to Data Science with Python / Python Essentials

**Course content summary -Introduction to Data Science with Python**

- What is analytics & Data Science?
- Common Terms in Analytics
- Analytics vs. Data warehousing, OLAP, MIS Reporting
- Relevance in industry and need of the hour
- Types of problems and business objectives in various industries
- How leading companies are harnessing the power of analytics?
- Critical success drivers
- Overview of analytics tools & their popularity
- Analytics Methodology & problem solving framework
- List of steps in Analytics projects
- Identify the most appropriate solution design for the given problem statement
- Project plan for Analytics project & key milestones based on effort estimates
- Build Resource plan for analytics project

**Python Essentials**

- Why Python for data science?
- Overview of Python- Starting with Python
- Introduction to installation of Python
- Introduction to Python Editors & IDE’s(Canopy, pycharm, Jupyter, Rodeo, Ipython etc…)
- Understand Jupyter notebook & Customize Settings
- Concept of Packages/Libraries – Important packages(NumPy, SciPy, scikit-learn, Pandas, Matplotlib, etc)
- Installing & loading Packages & Name Spaces
- Data Types & Data objects/structures (strings, Tuples, Lists, Dictionaries)
- List and Dictionary Comprehensions
- Variable & Value Labels – Date & Time Values
- Basic Operations – Mathematical – string – date
- Reading and writing data
- Simple plotting
- Control flow & conditional statements
- Debugging & Code profiling
- How to create class and modules and how to call them?

Scientific Distributions Used In Python For Data Science

NumPy, pandas, scikit-learn, stat models, nltk

Accessing/Importing And Exporting Data Using Python Modules / Data Manipulation – Cleansing – Munging using python modules

**Accessing/Importing And Exporting Data Using Python Modules**

- Importing Data from various sources (Csv, txt, excel, access etc)
- Database Input (Connecting to database)
- Viewing Data objects – subsetting Data, methods
- Exporting Data to various formats
- Important python modules: Pandas, beautiful soup

**Data Manipulation – Cleansing – Munging using python modules**

- Cleansing Data with Python
- Data Manipulation steps(Sorting, filtering, duplicates, merging, appending, subsetting, derived variables, sampling, Data type conversions, renaming, formatting etc)
- Data manipulation tools(Operators, Functions, Packages, control structures, Loops, arrays etc)
- Python Built-in Functions (Text, numeric, date, utility functions)
- Python User Defined Functions
- Stripping out extraneous information
- Normalizing data
- Formatting data
- Important Python modules for data manipulation (Pandas, Numpy, re, math, string, datetime etc)

Data Analysis – Visualization Using Python / Introduction to Statistics

**Data Analysis – Visualization Using Python**

- Introduction exploratory data analysis
- Descriptive statistics, Frequency Tables and summarization
- Univariate Analysis (Distribution of data & Graphical Analysis)
- Bivariate Analysis(Cross Tabs, Distributions & Relationships, Graphical Analysis)
- Creating Graphs- Bar/pie/line chart/histogram/ boxplot/ scatter/ density etc)
- Important Packages for Exploratory Analysis(NumPy Arrays, Matplotlib, seaborn, Pandas and SciPy. Stats etc)

**Introduction to Statistics**

- Basic Statistics – Measures of Central Tendencies and Variance
- Building blocks – Probability Distributions – Normal distribution – Central Limit Theorem
- Inferential Statistics -Sampling – Concept of Hypothesis Testing Statistical Methods – Z/t-tests( One sample, independent, paired), Analysis of variance, Correlations and Chi-square
- Important modules for statistical methods: NumPy, SciPy, Pandas

Introduction to Predictive Modelling / Data Exploration For Modelling

**Introduction to Predictive Modelling**

- Concept of model in analytics and how it is used?
- Common terminology used in analytics & Modelling process
- Popular modelling algorithms
- Types of Business problems – Mapping of Techniques
- Different Phases of Predictive Modelling

**Data Exploration For Modelling**

- Need for structured exploratory data
- EDA framework for exploring the data and identifying any problems with the data (Data Audit Report)
- Identify missing data
- Identify outliers data
- Visualize the data trends and patterns

Data Preparation / Segmentation: Solving Segmentation Problems

**Data Preparation**

- Need of Data preparation
- Consolidation/Aggregation – Outlier treatment – Flat Liners – Missing values- Dummy creation – Variable Reduction
- Variable Reduction Techniques – Factor & PCA Analysis

**Segmentation: Solving Segmentation Problems**

- Introduction to Segmentation
- Types of Segmentation (Subjective Vs Objective, Heuristic Vs. Statistical)
- Heuristic Segmentation Techniques (Value Based, RFM Segmentation and Life Stage Segmentation)
- Behavioural Segmentation Techniques (K-Means Cluster Analysis)
- Cluster evaluation and profiling – Identify cluster characteristics
- Interpretation of results – Implementation on new data

Linear Regression: Solving Regression Problems / Logistic Regression : Solving Classification Problems

**Linear Regression: Solving Regression Problems**

- Introduction – Applications
- Assumptions of Linear Regression
- Building Linear Regression Model
- Understanding standard metrics (Variable significance, R-square/Adjusted R-square, Global hypothesis ,etc)
- Assess the overall effectiveness of the model
- Validation of Models (Re running Vs. Scoring)
- Standard Business Outputs (Decile Analysis, Error distribution (histogram), Model equation, drivers etc.)
- Interpretation of Results – Business Validation – Implementation on new data

**Logistic Regression : Solving Classification Problems**

- Introduction – Applications
- Linear Regression Vs. Logistic Regression Vs. Generalized Linear Models
- Building Logistic Regression Model (Binary Logistic Model)
- Understanding standard model metrics (Concordance, Variable significance, Hosmer Lemeshov Test, Gini, KS, Misclassification, ROC Curve etc)
- Validation of Logistic Regression Models (Re running Vs. Scoring)
- Standard Business Outputs (Decile Analysis, ROC Curve, Probability Cut-offs, Lift charts, Model equation, Drivers or variable importance, etc)
- Interpretation of Results – Business Validation – Implementation on new data

Time Series Forecasting : Solving Forecasting Problems / Machine Learning

**Time Series Forecasting : Solving Forecasting Problems**

- Introduction – Applications
- Time Series Components( Trend, Seasonality, Cyclicity and Level) and Decomposition
- Classification of Techniques(Pattern based – Pattern less)
- Basic Techniques – Averages, Smoothening, etc
- Advanced Techniques – AR Models, ARIMA, etc
- Understanding Forecasting Accuracy – MAPE, MAD, MSE, etc

**Machine Learning**

- Introduction to Machine Learning & Predictive Modelling
- Types of Business problems – Mapping of Techniques – Regression vs. classification vs. segmentation vs. Forecasting
- Major Classes of Learning Algorithms -Supervised vs Unsupervised Learning
- Different Phases of Predictive Modelling (Data Pre-processing, Sampling, Model Building, Validation)
- Overfitting (Bias-Variance Trade off) & Performance Metrics
- Feature engineering & dimension reduction
- Concept of optimization & cost function
- Overview of gradient descent algorithm
- Overview of Cross validation(Bootstrapping, K-Fold validation etc)
- Model performance metrics (R-square, Adjusted R-square, RMSE, MAPE, AUC, ROC curve, recall, precision, sensitivity, specificity, confusion metrics )

Unsupervised Learning : Segmentation / Supervised Learning :- Decision Trees

**Unsupervised Learning : Segmentation**

- What is segmentation & Role of ML in Segmentation?
- Concept of Distance and related math background
- K-Means Clustering
- Expectation Maximization
- Hierarchical Clustering
- Spectral Clustering (DBSCAN)
- Principle component Analysis (PCA)

**Supervised Learning :- Decision Trees**

- Decision Trees – Introduction – Applications
- Types of Decision Tree Algorithms
- Construction of Decision Trees through Simplified Examples; Choosing the “Best” attribute at each Non-Leaf node; Entropy; Information Gain, Gini Index, Chi Square, Regression Trees
- Generalizing Decision Trees; Information Content and Gain Ratio; Dealing with Numerical Variables; other Measures of Randomness
- Pruning a Decision Tree; Cost as a consideration; Unwrapping Trees as Rules
- Decision Trees – Validation
- Overfitting – Best Practices to avoid

Supervised Learning :- Ensemble Learning / Supervised Learning :- Artificial Neural Network – ANN

**Supervised Learning :- Ensemble Learning**

- Concept of Ensembling
- Manual Ensembling Vs. Automated Ensembling
- Methods of Ensembling (Stacking, Mixture of Experts)
- Bagging (Logic, Practical Applications)
- Random forest (Logic, Practical Applications)
- Boosting (Logic, Practical Applications)
- Ada Boost
- Gradient Boosting Machines (GBM)
- XGBoost

**Supervised Learning :- Artificial Neural Network – ANN**

- Motivation for Neural Networks and Its Applications
- Perceptron and Single Layer Neural Network, and Hand Calculations
- Learning In a Multi Layered Neural Net: Back Propagation and Conjugant Gradient Techniques
- Neural Networks for Regression
- Neural Networks for Classification
- Interpretation of Outputs and Fine tune the models with hyper parameters
- Validating ANN models

Supervised Learning :- Support Vector Machines / Supervised Learning :-KNN

**Supervised Learning :- Support Vector Machines**

- Motivation for Support Vector Machine & Applications
- Support Vector Regression
- Support vector classifier (Linear & Non-Linear)
- Mathematical Intuition (Kernel Methods Revisited, Quadratic Optimization and Soft Constraints)
- Interpretation of Outputs and Fine tune the models with hyper parameters
- Validating SVM models

**Supervised Learning :-KNN**

- What is KNN & Applications?
- KNN for missing treatment
- KNN For solving regression problems
- KNN for solving classification problems
- Validating KNN model
- Model fine tuning with hyper parameters

Supervised Learning :- Naive Bayes / Text Mining And Analytics

**Supervised Learning :- Naive Bayes**

- Concept of Conditional Probability
- Bayes Theorem and Its Applications
- Naïve Bayes for classification
- Applications of Naïve Bayes in Classifications

**Text Mining And Analytics**

- Taming big text, Unstructured vs. Semi-structured Data; Fundamentals of information retrieval, Properties of words; Creating Term-Document (TxD);Matrices; Similarity measures, Low-level processes (Sentence Splitting; Tokenization; Part-of-Speech Tagging; Stemming; Chunking)
- Finding patterns in text: text mining, text as a graph
- Natural Language processing (NLP)
- Text Analytics – Sentiment Analysis using Python
- Text Analytics – Word cloud analysis using Python
- Text Analytics – Segmentation using K-Means/Hierarchical Clustering
- Text Analytics – Classification (Spam/Not spam)
- Applications of Social Media Analytics
- Metrics(Measures Actions) in social media analytics
- Examples & Actionable Insights using Social Media Analytics
- Important python modules for Machine Learning (SciKit Learn, stats models, scipy, nltk etc)
- Fine tuning the models using Hyper parameters, grid search, piping etc.

You should be able to demonstrate these skills / Course Contains

**You should be able to demonstrate these skills**

This course does not require a prior quantitative or mathematics background. It starts by introducing basic concepts such as the mean, median mode etc. and eventually covers all aspects of an analytics (or) data science career from analysing and preparing raw data to visualizing your findings. If you’re a programmer or a fresh graduate looking to switch into an exciting new career track, or a data analyst looking to make the transition into the tech industry – this course will teach you the basic to Advance techniques used by real-world industry data scientists.

**Course Contains**

Introduction to Data Science with Python

- What is analytics & Data Science?
- Common Terms in Analytics
- Analytics vs. Data warehousing, OLAP, MIS Reporting
- Relevance in industry and need of the hour
- Types of problems and business objectives in various industries
- How leading companies are harnessing the power of analytics?
- Critical success drivers
- Overview of analytics tools & their popularity
- Analytics Methodology & problem solving framework
- List of steps in Analytics projects
- Identify the most appropriate solution design for the given problem statement
- Project plan for Analytics project & key milestones based on effort estimates
- Build Resource plan for analytics project

Outline for this course / Audience for this course

**Outline for this course**

Introduction to Data Science with Python

Python Essentials

Accessing/Importing And Exporting Data Using Python Modules

Data Manipulation – Cleansing – Munging using python modules

Data Analysis – Visualization Using Python

Introduction to Statistics

Introduction to Predictive Modelling

Data Exploration For Modelling

Data Preparation

Segmentation: Solving Segmentation Problems

Linear Regression: Solving Regression Problems

Logistic Regression : Solving Classification Problems

Unsupervised Learning : Segmentation

Supervised Learning :- Decision Trees

Time Series Forecasting : Solving Forecasting Problems

Machine Learning : Predictive Modelling

Supervised Learning :- Ensemble Learning

Supervised Learning :- Artificial Neural Network – ANN

Supervised Learning :- Support Vector Machines

Supervised Learning :-KNN

Supervised Learning :- Naive Bayes

Text Mining And Analytics

**Audience for this course**

- Engineering/Management Graduate or Post-graduate Fresher Students who want to make their career in the Data Science Industry or want to be future Data Scientists.
- Engineers who want to use a distributed computing engine for batch or stream processing or both
- Analysts who want to leverage Spark for analyzing interesting datasets
- Data Scientists who want a single engine for analyzing and modelling data
- MBA Graduates or business professionals who are looking to move to a heavily quantitative role.
- Engineering Graduate/Professionals who want to understand basic statistics and lay a foundation for a career in Data Science
- Working Professional or Fresh Graduate who have mostly worked in Descriptive analytics or not work anywhere and want to make the shift to being data scientists
- Professionals who’ve worked mostly with tools like Excel and want to learn how to use Python for statistical analysis.