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Introduction to Big Data

  • 21 June 2019
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The course of the week is Introduction to Big Data taught by UC San Diego.

@Claire and I are hoping that together we can help people find great courses through the community. Every week, we're featuring a course and inviting people who have taken the course to share their course highlights and how they're using what they learned.

Have you taken Introduction to Big Data?

What did you like about it?

What were the key skills and knowledge you gained from the course?

Who would benefit from taking this course?

What have you done with what you learned?

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What did you like about it?
This introduction to Big Data is easy to understand by anyone even if you have no technical experience. The lecturers are very knowledgeable and the way they talk about the topic shows their passion about it.


What were the key skills and knowledge you gained from the course?
I learned what is big data, where to find more knowledge about it and the what are the more important technologies nowadays.

Who would benefit from taking this course?
Anyone involved in today's economy. If you are an IT professional, you must be aware of the current trends. If you are a data scientist or BI expert, this course is for you.


What have you done with what you learned?
I have taken further courses on this topic as I am a data scientist, I feel more confident about the knowledge area.

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