The Business Statistics and Analysis Specialization is designed to equip you with a basic understanding of business data analysis tools and techniques. You’ll master essential spreadsheet functions, build descriptive business data measures, and develop your aptitude for data modeling. You’ll also explore basic probability concepts, including measuring and modeling uncertainty, and you’ll use various data distributions, along with the Linear Regression Model, to analyze and inform business decisions. The Specialization culminates with a Capstone Project in which you’ll apply the skills and knowledge you’ve gained to an actual business problem.
Business Statistics and Analysis 专项课程
Build Data Analysis and Business Modeling Skills. Gain the ability to apply statistics and data analysis tools to various business applications.
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I have found Course 3 and 4 of this specialization to be challenging, but rewarding. It has helped me build confidence that I can do just about anything with data provided to increase positive impact.
I'm using excel for a while but it's good this course refresh you knowledge to ensure you will successfully succeed and accomplish the whole specialization. Thumbs up Coursera.
Excellent course, same as the previous courses of this specialization. Explains statistic for beginners in a great way, easy to follow, with a lot of examples.
It's the capstone of the specialization where you apply all what you've learnt in the previous courses. I really liked the whole specialization. Thanks
Completion of the four courses in the specialization makes me feel more interested and confident in the vast art of Business Statistics and Analytics
This was the most useful and insightful class in the specialization so far, at least for me and what I was looking to get out of these courses
I enjoyed the course, learned a few useful items. Looking forward to next courses in the specialization.
Good course. I completed it in while on trial period along with the first course in the specialization.
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The Specialization is 16 weeks long, plus the additional Capstone Project time.
What background knowledge is necessary?
The specialization will be at an introductory level.
Do I need to take the courses in a specific order?
It is recommended that the courses are taken in the order Course 1 "Introduction to Data Analysis Using Excel", Course 2 "Basic Data Descriptors and Data Distributions and Application to Business Decisions", Course 3 "Business Applications of Hypothesis Testing and Confidence Interval Estimation", and then Course 4 "Linear Regression and Its Application to Business".
What will I be able to do upon completing the Specialization?
You will be able to comfortably use spreadsheets to analyze business data in terms of various descriptive and graphical measures.
You will also be able to conduct statistical analysis of data to test various business propositions using hypothesis testing, and learn to estimate confidence intervals to facilitate business decisions under uncertain circumstances.
You will be able to translate a business decision in terms of a cause and effect regression model, estimate the model using a spreadsheet, and draw inferences regarding operational and strategic implications of the estimated model.
Overall, you will begin the pathway towards transforming yourself into thoughtful, data-driven management decision maker.