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Microsoft Future Ready: Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure


  • Duration

    3 weeks
  • Weekly study

    6 hours
  • Included in an ExpertTrack

    Course 6 of 6
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This course has been created by the Microsoft World Wide Learning team to support the exam DP-100: Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure.

The growth of data in all areas of business has made data science a crucial area of expertise. Today, businesses need data science experts to turn their data into insights and use it to answer important questions. To do this, data science uses powerful technology to analyse complex data and build solutions.

This course will present and explain the premier technology used to deliver data science solutions: Microsoft Azure. It’s your gateway to learning more about the support Microsoft Azure brings to data science.

You will learn about the data science process and how Microsoft Azure services support it. You will be introduced to a high-level overview of Azure data science related services followed by a deep dive on the premier data science service, Azure Machine Learning service, which supports automation of machine learning model training and deployment.

What topics will you cover?

  • Data science on Azure Notebooks
  • Azure Machine Learning (AML) service
  • Local model training with AML service
  • Azure modelling
  • Model selection automation with AML service
  • Machine learning model management and monitoring with AML service

Prove you're job ready

Highlight the new, job-relevant skills you’ve gained and supplement existing qualifications with a hard-earned, industry-specific digital certificate – plus one for every course within your ExpertTrack.

  • Learn the latest in your chosen industry or subject.
  • Complete each course and pass assessments.
  • Receive certificates validated by the educating organisation.
  • Impress employers with learning outcomes you can add to your CV.
  • Make your career dreams a reality.

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Who is this accredited by?


This course is co-created and accredited by Microsoft

Learning on this course

On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • High level overview of Azure data science related services
  • Deep dive on the premier data science service, Azure Machine Learning service, which supports automation of machine learning model training and deployment
  • Navigate the Azure portal and create services there
  • Familiarity with the Azure data storage technologies

Who is the course for?

The audience for this course is aspiring data scientists and those whose job responsibilities primarily fall into the area of data science.

Who developed the course?

CloudSwyft Global Systems, Inc.

CloudSwyft has partnered with the top global technology companies to deliver cutting edge digital skills learning across the modern workplace.

About this ExpertTrack

Gain an introduction to Data Science on Microsoft Azure, develop your data science skills, and learn R Programming

Start learning today - free 7-day trial

After your free trial you can:

  • Pay $39 per month to keep learning online
  • Have complete control over your subscription; you can cancel any time
  • Work at your own pace and set your own deadlines at every stage
  • Only pay while you’re learning; the subscription will cancel automatically when you finish
  • Complete online assessments to test your knowledge and prove your skills
  • Earn digital course certificates and a final award that you can share online, with potential employers, and your professional network
  • Keep access to the content of courses you complete even after your subscription ends

Learning on FutureLearn

Your learning, your rules

  • Courses are split into weeks, activities, and steps to help you keep track of your learning
  • Learn through a mix of bite-sized videos, long- and short-form articles, audio, and practical activities
  • Stay motivated by using the Progress page to keep track of your step completion and assessment scores

Join a global classroom

  • Experience the power of social learning, and get inspired by an international network of learners
  • Share ideas with your peers and course educators on every step of the course
  • Join the conversation by reading, @ing, liking, bookmarking, and replying to comments from others

Map your progress

  • As you work through the course, use notifications and the Progress page to guide your learning
  • Whenever you’re ready, mark each step as complete, you’re in control
  • Complete 90% of course steps and all of the assessments to earn your certificate

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