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Data Scientist: Natural Language Processing Specialist

NLP Data Scientists find meaning in language, analyze text and speech, and create chatbots. They use Python, SQL, & NLP to answer questions.

Includes Python 3, SQL, pandas, scikit-learn, SpaCy, NLTK, Tensorflow, Matplotlib, and more.

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  • Skill level

    Beginner
  • Time to complete

    100 hours
  • Certificate of completion

    Yes
  • Prerequisites

    None

About this career path

By transforming human language into data, natural language processing helps you make sense of it. In this career path, you’ll learn to extract meaning from text, create chatbots, and build neural networks. Along the way, you’ll build portfolio-worthy projects that will help you prepare for a career in data science.

Average Salary (US)
$125,000

Syllabus

31 units • 84 lessons • 59 projects • 64 quizzes
  • 1

    Welcome to the Data Scientist: Natural Language Processing Specialist Career Path

    Discover what you will learn on your journey to becoming a Data Scientist: Natural Language Processing Specialist!

  • 2

    Principles of Data Literacy

    Discover the world of data in this fully conceptual course where you will learn how to think about, visualize, and analyze data.

  • 3

    Learn SQL

    Learn SQL — a popular language that’s used for communicating with databases and working with data.

  • 4

    Python Fundamentals for Data Science (Part I)

    Build a foundation in programming with Python with a focus on Data Science!

  • 5

    Python Fundamentals for Data Science (Part II)

    Continue building your Python Skills while applying them to real data science challenges including finding and working with real data.

  • 6

    Portfolio Project: U.S. Medical Insurance

    Use your understanding of Python syntax to sort and analyze data about U.S. medical insurance costs!

  • 7

    Python Pandas for Data Science

    Learn how to use the Python pandas library and lambda functions for Data Science.

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