End Date: 16-03-2019 07:00 PM IST
About the course:
Businesses today are trying to engage with data science in one form or another. Unfortunately, only a few have been able to even grasp the idea of what constitutes data science, let alone implement it usefully and profitably. This online data science course introduces its participants to the world of data science. The objective is to strip away all the distractions around data science – codes, tools, etc., and teach the techniques using practical cases that can be understood and appreciated by someone with an elementary knowledge of mathematics. This course uses hands-on approach to data science where participants get to work with data sets to generate insights for businesses.
Upon successful completion, participants get Certificate of Completion from XLRI
Hands-on exposure to popular Business Analytics tools like Python, R and Excel
Hands-on approach to data science to generate insights for businesses
This course is completely oriented towards imparting practical knowledge of tools
Lectures imparted by eminent faculty from XLRI and Industry experts
This course will strip away all the distractions around data science – codes, tools, etc.
On payment of the full course fee and upon satisfying the requisite attendance criteria, participants will be awarded a certificate of completion in Data Science Using Python, Excel and R, issued by XLRI.
The primary method of instruction will be through LIVE lectures that will be beamed online via Internet to student desktops/laptops or classrooms. The pedagogy will comprise lectures, case walkthroughs, and analytical exercises imparted by XLRI’s faculty. Concepts will be explained using examples drawn from the real life. All enrolled students will also be provided access to the Cloud Campus through which students may access other learning aids, reference materials and assessments, case studies, projects and assignments as appropriate. Throughout the duration of the course, students will have the flexibility to reach out to the professors, real time during the class or offline via the Cloud Campus to raise questions and clear their doubts.
A minimum of 70% attendance to the LIVE lectures is a prerequisite for the successful completion of this course. There are periodic evaluations built in throughout the duration of the course. These maybe in the form of a quiz, assignment, project, case studies or other objective/subjective assessments. The evaluations are designed to ensure continuous student engagement with the course and encourage learning.
Course Commencement: 16 March 2019
Class schedule: 3 hours every Saturday from 7.00 pm to 10.00 pm IST
Fees: (i) For Indian Residents - INR. 80,000+ GST
(ii) For International Students - USD 1750