This is a Free to Audit course on Coursera. That means you can access the course material free of cost but for the certificate, you have to pay. In this course, you will learn the characteristics of Big Data and its application in Big Data Analytics. This course will provide an understanding of the features, benefits, limitations, and applications of some of the Big Data processing tools. Then you will explore how Hadoop and Hive help leverage the benefits of Big Data while overcoming some of the challenges it poses. You will also learn about the functions, parts, and benefits of Spark SQL and DataFrame queries, and discover how DataFrames work with SparkSQL. At the end of this course, you will learn Resilient Distributed Datasets (RDDs), their uses in Apache Spark, and RDD transformations and actions.
This is one of the Best Online Courses for Machine Learning. This course is created by Andrew Ng the Co-founder of Coursera, and an Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University. This Course provides you a broad introduction to machine learning, data-mining, and statistical pattern recognition. All the math required for Machine Learning is well discussed in this course. This course uses the open-source programming language Octave. Octave gives an easy way to understand the fundamentals of Machine Learning.
This is a completely free course and a good first step towards understanding the data analysis process. In this course, you will learn the entire data analysis process including posing a question, data wrangling, exploring the data, drawing conclusions, and communicating your findings. This course will also teach Python libraries NumPy, Pandas, and Matplotlib.
This Data Analysis and Presentation Skills: the PwC Approach Specialization is offered by PwC (Multinational professional services network). There are 5 courses in this program. In this program, you will understand the Data Analysis Process, tools, and techniques. Excel is used in this program for performing the data analysis process. For data visualization, this program uses advanced Excel. And for storytelling, you will learn how to use PowerPoint. You will learn various communication styles. After learning these concepts, there is one Capstone Project, where you have to understand and analyze the business problem.