Data Science Basics

By Brian Roehm

We explore the fundamentals of data science including key concepts, use cases, basic approaches, and tools.

1 hour
  • 11 Lessons
  • 1 Hands-On Lab

About the course

What is artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data? How do they impact my life and society? Explore these topics with a beginner-friendly introduction to data science, covering use cases, and problems solving solutions.

  • Chapter 1 2 Lessons Introduction 6:51



    What Is Data Science

  • Chapter 2 8 Lessons Exploring the World of Data Science 47:51

    What Are the Tools I Need to Be a Data Scientist


    Learn About Big Data, What It Is, and Why We Need to Know About It Part 1


    Learn About Big Data, What It Is, and Why We Need to Know About It Part 2


    Encountering Artificial Intelligence (AI) Part 1


    Encountering Artificial Intelligence (AI) Part 2


    Understand Machine Learning and Why It Might Just Take Over the World


    Learn the Major Types of Machine Learning and Enough Terminology to Become Dangerous


    An Introduction to Azure Machine Learning Designer

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 3 1 Lesson Conclusion 1:44

    Wrapping It All Up; Where Do We Go From Here?


What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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  • Billed Annually
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