The course is divided into three modules namely, Factor Analysis, Linear Discriminant Analysis and Principal Component Analysis and each of these modules is taught with the help of a case study.
Bangalore, India (PRWEB) October 21, 2014
Jigsaw Academy, the premium online school of analytics has launched a course that teaches Dimension Reduction techniques. Students of this course will learn to identify latent factors as well as to tackle problems of high dimensionality in data prep processing stages, while also applying these advanced analytic techniques to multiple case-studies
Participants will get access to about 3.5 hours of pre-recorded video lectures. The videos can be viewed at any time and as many times as the participant wants and participants will have access to these video lectures for a period of 2 months.
Participants are also given access to Jigsaw Academy's virtual lab -- a unique cloud-based solution to providing the lab experience where they will be able to work on real life business datasets, for a period of 4 months.
"The Jigsaw Team realized that we had a lot of enquiries from students who, though they had some knowldege of SAS, regression and clustering, wanted to broaden their skill set and learn some advanced techniques like Factor Analysis and Principal component analysis in more detail. We have designed this course for all them" says Gaurav Vohra, CEO of Jigsaw Academy.
"The course is divided into three modules namely, Factor Analysis, Linear Discriminant Analysis and Principal Component Analysis and each of these modules is taught with the help of a case study." continue Gaurav.
The Pre-requisites for the course are:
- Knowledge of the language of SAS for data manipulation and processing.
- Knowledge of analytical algorithms like regression and clustering implemented in SAS.
The Dimension Reduction Course is priced at Rs. 12,000 (Indian students) and $300 (Foreign students-Outside India). However as an introductory offer the course can now be purchased for Rs. 8,000 (Indian students) and $200 (Foreign students-Outside India).
For more information about the course and to register please visit the Dimension Reduction Course Page.
You can also experience Jigsaw's courses and get access to some complimentary Analytics and Big Data resources by visiting the Free Trial section of their website
Jigsaw Academy is a Bangalore based analytics training company that is run by analytics professionals. Their courses are designed and delivered by industry experts who have applied analytics to solve business problems in a variety of fields like retail, FMCG, financial services, telecom and health care. The instructors use their real-world experiences to teach analytical skills that are most valuable at the work place. Their flagship course called the Foundation course in analytics has been taken by thousands of students across the globe and has helped launch many careers in this new and exciting field. They have recently completed analytics training workshops in B schools across the country, including IIM Bangalore.