Machine Learning Program

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Machine Learning Program Overview

The demand for skilled machine learning practitioners in industry, academia, and the government is rapidly growing. This machine learning program is a game-changer.

So let expect machine learning to top the upcoming 230 million jobs in Africa by 2030 due to digitization.

What Should Be Expected From Machine Learning Program

The Skill Up’s machine learning program is designed to introduce the skill fellow to the practical and important aspect of machine learning from the beginning to the advanced knowledge. This program is led by industry experts and leaders working in top companies like Google, Microsoft, Facebook e.t.c, the program uses a project-based learning model to provide hands-on experience with the latest machine learning technologies.

This program will help you become indispensable in our tech-driven world. If you’re looking to start a career in coding, but don’t know where to begin, this might be for you. It makes machine learning fun.

Machine Learning Program

Week 1
Introduction to programming

Basic knowledge and terminology, e.g. model, dataset, classification, regression, big data, Cloud

Week 2 - Week 3
Supervised Learning

Algorithms, Evaluation, Data visualization with Scikit-learn, Matplotlib or seaborn

Week 4 - Week 5
Deep Learning

Learn Basic intro to neural networks, Training the model, Briefly describe different type of networks and the applications

Week 6 - Week 7
Unsupervised Learning

Learn about clustering and visualize clusters

Week 8 - Week 9
Further Learning

Reinforcement Learning, Generative Adversarial Networks, Cloud Responsible Machine Learning, fairness, dangers of AI

Week 10
Q&A

Question and Answers session with machine learning professionals working in top companies in the world and in Africa like Google, Facebook, Microsoft, NASA, Apple e.t.c

Week 11 - Week 12
Project(s)

Machine Learning Skill Up fellow will undergo one or more projects that allows them solve community-based problems using the skills learnt above.

Week 13 - Week 16
JobAcquire

JobAcquire is a 4-weeks dedicated job search program that uses YIEE job search strategies that lands job seekers' one or more jobs at the end of the program.

Mode Of

Virtual Learning

Join and collaborate with other students in virtual classes.

Problem-Solving Approach

Work on real-life projects by applying what you learn to solve related business and community problems.

Video Content

High-quality easy-to-comprehend video lessons. Curated by industrial professionals or Africans.