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完成時間大約為25 小時

建議:8 weeks of study, 8-10 hours/week...
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Data AnalysisTableau SoftwareMySQLSQL
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教學大綱 - 您將從這門課程中學到什麼

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完成時間為 5 小時

Introduction

The goal for this week is to learn about the Capstone Project you are tasked with, acquire background about the business problem, and begin to outline the steps of your analysis....
Reading
5 個視頻(共 28 分鐘), 12 個閱讀材料, 2 個測驗
Video5 個視頻
What Watershed Owners Care About6分鐘
Elicitation Interview with Your Project Manager5分鐘
Elicitation Interview with Watershed's Marketing Director4分鐘
Elicitation Interview with Watershed's Financial Director4分鐘
Reading12 個閱讀材料
Course Overview10分鐘
Special Thanks!10分鐘
About the Course Team10分鐘
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)10分鐘
Lesson Overview10分鐘
Elicitation Refresher10分鐘
Letter from Your Project Manager10分鐘
What are Project Managers, Anyway?10分鐘
Background about the Short-term Rental Industry10分鐘
Lesson Overview10分鐘
Outlining an SPAP10分鐘
Requirements and Assumptions10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Elicitation20分鐘
2
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 2 小時

Data Extraction and Visualization

The goal of this week is for you to extract the relevant data from the MySQL database you are given access to, and to look at it briefly in Tableau to get sense of what data you have. ...
Reading
1 個視頻(共 2 分鐘), 2 個閱讀材料, 3 個測驗
Video1 個視頻
Reading2 個閱讀材料
How to Meet and Retrieve Your Data10分鐘
Visualize Your Data to Make Sure You Know What They Are10分鐘
Quiz2 個練習
Verify You Have Extracted the Correct Data10分鐘
Make Sure You Understand What Your Data Mean10分鐘
3
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 3 小時

Modeling

The goal of this week is for you to create a financial model using Excel to analyze the data you extracted from the database, and to start to predict short-term rents for some of Watershed's existing properties. ...
Reading
5 個視頻(共 20 分鐘), 15 個閱讀材料, 5 個測驗
Video5 個視頻
Normalizing Rents to Improve Occupancy Forecasting4分鐘
Using the Dollars to Percentile Conversion Guide Spreadsheet2分鐘
Optimizing Rents to Maximize Revenues5分鐘
Using the Solver Revenue Maximization Guide Spreadsheet2分鐘
Reading15 個閱讀材料
Week 3 Learning Goals10分鐘
Single Workbook Containing Template Spreadsheets 1-310分鐘
Single Workbook Containing Guide Spreadsheets10分鐘
Best Practices for Setting up an Excel Spreadsheet10分鐘
Using the First Best-Fit Line Template Spreadsheet10分鐘
First Best Fit Line Template (Spreadsheet 1)10分鐘
Using the Normalized Data and Model Template Spreadsheet10分鐘
Normalized Data and Model Template (Spreadsheet 2)10分鐘
Dollars to Percentile Conversion Guide Spreadsheet10分鐘
Applying Normalization to the Comparable Properties10分鐘
Lesson Overview10分鐘
Solver Revenue Maximization Guide Spreadsheet10分鐘
Optimizing Watershed Rents10分鐘
Solver Rent Optimization Template (Spreadsheet 3)10分鐘
Alternative to Solver Template (Spreadsheet 4)10分鐘
Quiz5 個練習
First Best-Fit Line6分鐘
Normalization6分鐘
Applying Normalization to the Comparable Properties6分鐘
Optimization Basics6分鐘
Optimizing Watershed Rents12分鐘
4
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 2 小時

Cash Flow and Profits

The goal for this week is for you to use your projections about the Watershed properties to estimate cash flows and profits Watershed would experience if it converted properties to short-term rentals. ...
Reading
3 個視頻(共 12 分鐘), 10 個閱讀材料, 4 個測驗
Video3 個視頻
Distinguishing Cash Flow from Profits and Losses4分鐘
Using the Annual Cash Flows and Profits Spreadsheet3分鐘
Reading10 個閱讀材料
Week 4 Learning Goals10分鐘
Single Workbook Containing Template Spreadsheets 5-610分鐘
Using the Alternative to Solver Template Spreadsheet10分鐘
Using the Forecasting Cash Flow and Profits Template Spreadsheet10分鐘
Forecasting Cash Flow and Profits Template (Spreadsheet 5)10分鐘
Annual Cash Flows and Profits Guide Spreadsheet10分鐘
Using the Sorting by Profitability Template Spreadsheet10分鐘
Sorting by Profitability Template (Spreadsheet 6)10分鐘
The Value of Considering Cash Flow Risk and Total Cash Required10分鐘
The Value of Financial Sensitivity Analysis in General10分鐘
Quiz4 個練習
Alternative to Solver12分鐘
Profitability8分鐘
Cash Flow Risk and Total Cash Required4分鐘
Sensitivity Analysis: Measuring Cutoffs at 40% Transaction Fee2分鐘
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83%

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創建者 JAOct 19th 2016

Simply awesome, it did not only helped me to develop the required skills, but gave me the security to try greater. Astounding method, totally recommended specialization

創建者 MCNov 1st 2018

A great way to put the learning into practice. Strongly encourage anyone who started this specialisation course to complete the Capstone project.

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Daniel Egger

Executive in Residence and Director, Center for Quantitative Modeling
Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University
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Jana Schaich Borg

Assistant Research Professor
Social Science Research Institute

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Duke University has about 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students and a world-class faculty helping to expand the frontiers of knowledge. The university has a strong commitment to applying knowledge in service to society, both near its North Carolina campus and around the world....

關於 Excel to MySQL: Analytic Techniques for Business 專項課程

Formulate data questions, explore and visualize large datasets, and inform strategic decisions. In this Specialization, you’ll learn to frame business challenges as data questions. You’ll use powerful tools and methods such as Excel, Tableau, and MySQL to analyze data, create forecasts and models, design visualizations, and communicate your insights. In the final Capstone Project, you’ll apply your skills to explore and justify improvements to a real-world business process. The Capstone Project focuses on optimizing revenues from residential property, and Airbnb, our Capstone’s official Sponsor, provided input on the project design. Airbnb is the world’s largest marketplace connecting property-owner hosts with travelers to facilitate short-term rental transactions. The top 10 Capstone completers each year will have the opportunity to present their work directly to senior data scientists at Airbnb live for feedback and discussion....
Excel to MySQL: Analytic Techniques for Business

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