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듀크대학교의 Mastering Data Analysis in Excel 학습자 리뷰 및 피드백

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841개의 리뷰

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Important: The focus of this course is on math - specifically, data-analysis concepts and methods - not on Excel for its own sake. We use Excel to do our calculations, and all math formulas are given as Excel Spreadsheets, but we do not attempt to cover Excel Macros, Visual Basic, Pivot Tables, or other intermediate-to-advanced Excel functionality. This course will prepare you to design and implement realistic predictive models based on data. In the Final Project (module 6) you will assume the role of a business data analyst for a bank, and develop two different predictive models to determine which applicants for credit cards should be accepted and which rejected. Your first model will focus on minimizing default risk, and your second on maximizing bank profits. The two models should demonstrate to you in a practical, hands-on way the idea that your choice of business metric drives your choice of an optimal model. The second big idea this course seeks to demonstrate is that your data-analysis results cannot and should not aim to eliminate all uncertainty. Your role as a data-analyst is to reduce uncertainty for decision-makers by a financially valuable increment, while quantifying how much uncertainty remains. You will learn to calculate and apply to real-world examples the most important uncertainty measures used in business, including classification error rates, entropy of information, and confidence intervals for linear regression. All the data you need is provided within the course, all assignments are designed to be done in MS Excel, and you will learn enough Excel to complete all assignments. The course will give you enough practice with Excel to become fluent in its most commonly used business functions, and you’ll be ready to learn any other Excel functionality you might need in the future (module 1). The course does not cover Visual Basic or Pivot Tables and you will not need them to complete the assignments. All advanced concepts are demonstrated in individual Excel spreadsheet templates that you can use to answer relevant questions. You will emerge with substantial vocabulary and practical knowledge of how to apply business data analysis methods based on binary classification (module 2), information theory and entropy measures (module 3), and linear regression (module 4 and 5), all using no software tools more complex than Excel....

최상위 리뷰

JE
2015년 10월 30일

The course deserves a 5-star rating because: (1) content is relevant, (2) the professor is concise and possesses great teaching skills, and (3) the learning modules are applicable to daily problems.

PW
2020년 10월 13일

The course was excellent. A little difficult and overwhelming at times but as long as you stayed the course the professors gave you every opportunity to succeed. Thank you for your time professor.

필터링 기준:

Mastering Data Analysis in Excel의 820개 리뷰 중 201~225

교육 기관: Tanmay S

2015년 12월 10일

Very good those who want make their career in business analytic field

교육 기관: Masba

2015년 11월 28일

This is very essential course for the analysis of data using MS Excel

교육 기관: Tamerlan I

2020년 1월 1일

Great class to learn binary classification and prediction estimate.

교육 기관: Li T

2016년 1월 1일

very useful, but hopefully, there will be some slides for learning.

교육 기관: Jeyhun N

2020년 6월 24일

well organized, only was missing more details of specific problems

교육 기관: Pedro A L M

2016년 3월 8일

I really recommend this course. Very useful!!

Perfectly explained.

교육 기관: Deleted A

2017년 10월 16일

I like the supplemental materials, which are all very helpful!

교육 기관: Jean-Christian M O

2016년 2월 22일

Great course. Relevant ad practical examples and case studies.

교육 기관: Sanni f O

2017년 7월 28일

Great course. Can't wait to complete the whole specialization

교육 기관: JOSE M A A

2016년 2월 3일

I thank Prof. Daniel for the clear exposition of the course.

교육 기관: Erin C

2016년 1월 24일

very practical course with understanding of business context

교육 기관: Daniel M

2016년 1월 22일

great statistic refresher and hands-on experience with excel

교육 기관: Partha G

2015년 12월 3일

Great knowledge to build your own equity in decision making.

교육 기관: Ming J

2016년 11월 9일

Really great! Things taught in this course are useful.

교육 기관: Shuang G

2015년 12월 22일

Very good! Useful for both new learners and expertise.

교육 기관: Sebastián O

2016년 12월 17일

Muy buen curso para iniciarse en modelado estadístico

교육 기관: Ian J

2016년 2월 2일

Excellent instruction/instructor and great templates.

교육 기관: TrinaA

2020년 4월 16일

Very challenging class - I learned a lot! Thank you!

교육 기관: Kubra K S

2016년 9월 21일

Egger is very well instructor. The course is useful.

교육 기관: Aysharjo H

2019년 3월 28일

really helped me understand the material for my job

교육 기관: Rezaan H

2018년 9월 29일

Good content, broad and well tested but definitely

교육 기관: María I B

2016년 12월 5일

Excelentes tutoriales y muy interesante el temario

교육 기관: matthewcs

2016년 6월 17일

Great - the maths section was actually educational

교육 기관: Alfred H

2016년 2월 11일

Clear, concise and clean communication! Thank you!

교육 기관: Hang S

2016년 2월 7일

Awesome!However, you need knowledge of statistics.