Oct 31, 2015
The course deserves a 5-star rating because: (1) content is relevant, (2) the professor is concise and possesses great teaching skills, and (3) the learning modules are applicable to daily problems.
Dec 20, 2016
Overall, the course material is good with many example. Need a general knowledge with mathematical and statistical from the beginning to pass the exam, because course slide is a little bit fast.
par John E P•
Aug 09, 2018
This course was very informative, but in my opinion it has a very steep learning curve. The course takes some very steep jumps from basic concepts to building binary models with out a lot or guidance.
Dec 08, 2018
Too much math makes it difficult to comprehend. I like week 1, basic excel also practical and easy to understand. But after week 1 everything becomes super confusing... The frustration is real.
par Qinwei W•
Jul 09, 2017
This requries you other mathmatic or stastical background. So when you choose this course, you need check if you have master these knowledge. Otherwise this course will be so hard to you.
par Andres A S N•
Jul 14, 2020
The concepts that this course offers are extremely interesting and useful, however I think some of them are not fully explained, so you might have to do more research on your own.
par Bader A A•
Oct 21, 2019
the data in this course is more as methodology than descriptive, he should have explained more about the real use of methods in data analysis because you will stuck a lot
par Ketaki N•
Jul 26, 2020
Lectures were good, but directions and guidance for quizzes and project had some knowledge gaps, had to utilize outside resources to understand complete certain concepts
par Zuoren P•
Jun 28, 2016
Quiz does not require hands-on experience of creating templates but rather simply plugging in numbers. Students may forget most of the content after finishing the quiz.
par Vira Z•
Jun 24, 2020
The course is good, but in some aspects over-complicated. I requires deep understanding in statistics and give not many insight regarding the Excel functionality
par Mustafa F A•
Jul 28, 2019
not easy and enough documents. It does not teach excel. Excel is a bait for the ones who want to learn excel. The name should have been mastering data analysis
par Eduardo L G•
Dec 31, 2015
The course gives you interesting analysis tools, but the title suggests you are going to learn new Excel tools, and you actually use it at a very low level.
par kuldeep s•
Aug 20, 2016
Getting more theoretical and less practical application on Excel application. Advanced Data interpretation and solving methods information can be included.
par Dat L•
Mar 25, 2016
It was hard to follow along with the lessons, because it was mainly present in formulas. More examples might help students relate the information better.
par Apostolos Z•
Jun 29, 2020
Nice working material, however lectures don't go into deep, so you have to do a lot of research on your own and figure out what's going on in many cases
par Runchen L•
Aug 23, 2016
Not so good. The course explains mathematical models and Excel applications but both are not detailed. There are many mistakes in PPTs and assignments.
par Isabel F•
Jul 23, 2020
I think that this course was a great overview, but it wasn't that clear on how it all tied together and i don't think there was enough practice given.
par Luis F•
Feb 26, 2018
It is great for learning statistics, but not so much Excel. Also, it doesn't prepare you very well for the final project, so pay attention to class!
par Alejandro A•
May 28, 2018
Week 4 is chaotic, it leaves much to be desired. It's quality is far a way from what it could be expected for a course endorsed by Duke University.
par Babajide I•
Sep 27, 2016
Course only drilled down on specific aspects of excel that were inclined to regression analysis which is just one aspect used in business analysis
par Bharath P R•
Jun 21, 2020
I found it difficult to understand some concepts and felt like some of the concepts required for some assignments were not covered deeply enough.
par CHEO Y K•
Jan 17, 2016
This course is good, but I feel it's too difficult. It would be good to suggest 'optional' prerequisite course if there is any. Thanks Dr. Egger.
par Yiran Y•
Aug 22, 2019
The scribble of the calculation is not helpful for learning. Would like to know more about how to build the models in excel through the videos.
par Abderrahim A•
Dec 24, 2016
Good material but short explanation and no detail exercises and solution practices before the final test makes the test a bite hard to resolve.
par Maryam A•
Jul 12, 2020
I am a student with a computer background. The course was good but for me, I needed more explanations on statistics and business metrics.
par Paul J L J•
Aug 21, 2017
Needs a more cohesive approach. Topics seems to be unorganized and don't follow a good pattern. Concepts taught are very helpful though.
Apr 17, 2016
This course has a lot to do with math and statistics and I find it really hard to follow especially when it comes to the final project.