By the end of the microcredential, you’ll be able to...
- Recognise predictive modelling opportunities and potential benefits in various business and economics domains
- Pose an appropriate business and economics problem for predictive modelling and pre-process raw business data into a modelling-friendly format
- Identify popular tree and ensemble-based predictive models and their comparative performance evaluation
- Propose and evaluate practical predictive modelling-based solutions for a given business and economics problem using a state-of-the-art cloud-based technology platform
Before starting the microcredential, you’ll have access to the welcome area to introduce yourself to other learners. This will also give you an opportunity to familiarise yourself with the microcredential structure and course materials.
From 23 Jan 2023
Predictive Modelling in Business and Economics
This microcredential introduces you to optimal predictive models for common business problems and decisions.
10 hours per week
Upon successful completion, you’ll receive a statement of completion from FutureLearn and a digital certificate from Deakin University.
0.5 Deakin Credit Points at Postgraduate level from Deakin University
You’ll receive a digital Credly badge worth 0.5 postgraduate level credits. With these credits, you can build towards a degree from Deakin University.
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A Digital Badge from Deakin University and Credly
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Complete your course within 6 weeks, including the assessment, or take extra time and use the regular assessment submission windows to complete within 20–26 weeks of your enrolment.