Python and Machine Learning Bootcamp Series

at General Assembly - FINANCIAL DISTRICT

Course Details
$499 8 seats
Start Date:

Sat, Oct 19, 9:00am - Oct 20, 4:00pm (2 sessions)

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225 Bush St 5th Fl East Entrance
Btwn Sansome & Montgomery Streets
San Francisco, California 94104
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20
Teacher: Craig Sakuma

What you'll learn in this python class:

This 2-day bootcamp will provide hands-on experience completing the end-to-end data science process. Participants will learn to collect, explore, and clean data in a variety of formats. After cleaning and preparing data, machine learning algorithms will be applied to build a predictive model. This bootcamp is for analysts, product managers, mathematicians, business managers, or anyone else that wants to learn how to automate analysis and build predictive models in Python.

This is a very practical and hands-on workshop that has lots of class exercises. You'll build your own library of Python scripts that can be reused after your done with the bootcamp. Participants will have the skills to automate data collection/cleaning processes and implement machine learning algorithms.

Day 1
  • Introduction to Pandas Package
  • Reading and writing data with Pandas
  • Data exploration and analysis
  • Data cleaning with pandas
Day 2
  • Machine learning overview
  • K-Nearest Neighbors algorithm
  • Random Forest algorithm
  • Measuring model performance with Crossvalidation
  • Implementing predictive models with Scikit-Learn
  • Collect data from a variety of sources (e.g., CSV files, Excel and SQL databases) using the Pandas package
  • Explore and clean/munge the data to prepare it for analysis
  • Test the K Nearest Neighbors and Random Forest classification algorithms using the Scikit-Learn package
  • Implement predictive model
Participants should have completed the Introduction to Python Bootcamp or have equivalent skills, which include the following:
  • If Statements
  • For Loops
  • Function Definitions
  • Variables
  • Creating and Indexing Lists and Dictionaries
  • Importing Packages
You must bring a laptop with a text editor. Participants should install Anaconda, which is a free package that includes python and a number of tools that will be used in class.

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Sun, Oct 20 9:00am - 4:00pm Craig Sakuma
9:00am - 4:00pm Craig Sakuma 2 $499
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Sun, Nov 17 9:00am - 4:00pm Craig Sakuma

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