[Lynda] Python Statistics Essential Training
Python Statistics Essential Training

Python Statistics Essential Training

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Course Description

With this course, gain insight into key statistical concepts and build practical analytics skills using Python and powerful third-party libraries. Instructor Michele Vallisneri covers several major skills: cleaning, visualizing, and describing data, statistical inference, and statistical modeling. All concepts are introduced by analyzing intriguing real-world datasets and discussed from a machine-learning perspective—which assumes that powerful computation can replace complex mathematics.

What you will learn

Installing and setting up Python Importing and cleaning data Visualizing data Describing distributions and categorical variables Using basic statistical inference and modeling techniques Bayesian inference

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction

Section 2: 1. Installation and Setup

Section 3: 2. Importing and Cleaning Data

Section 4: 3. Visualizing and Describing Data

Section 5: 4. Introduction to Statistical Inference

Section 6: 5. Introduction to Statistical Modeling

Section 7: Conclusion