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PyTorch for Classification

Build AI classification models with PyTorch using binary and multi-label techniques.

  • Skill level

    Beginner
  • Time to complete

    Average based on combined completion rates — individual pacing in lessons, projects, and quizzes may vary
    1 hour
  • Certificate of completion

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  • Prerequisites

    1 course
    We suggest you complete the following courses before you get started with PyTorch for Classification:
    • Intro to PyTorch and Neural Networks

About this course

Classification models are everywhere in AI, from medical diagnostics to sports. In this course, you will learn how to build neural network classification models using PyTorch. You’ll learn how to prepare data for classification, how to design binary and multiclass models, and how to evaluate the finished models. Along the way, you’ll build working models to classify real datasets.

Skills you'll gain

  • Use sigmoid and softmax functions

  • Measure loss with cross-entropy

  • Train neural networks for classification

  • Evaluate accuracy and F1-score

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Frequently asked questions about PyTorch for Classification

  • There are two broad types of machine learning: regression and classification. Regression models predict numbers. For example, a model predicting the exact temperature of given day would be a regression model. Classification models predict broad categories, like sunny or rainy.

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