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Big Data in Education

Education is increasingly occurring online or in educational software, resulting in an explosion of data that can be used to improve educational effectiveness and support basic research on learning. In this course, you will learn how and when to use key methods for educational data mining and learning analytics on this data.

Start Date: Oct 01, 2013 Topics: Education


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This course teaches core methods in educational data mining and learning analytics, and how to use those methods for research and to drive intervention and improvement in educational systems.


  • Dates: Oct 01, 2013 to Nov 01, 2013
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Ryan SJd Baker
  • Institution: Coursera
  • Topics: Education

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About Coursera: Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free.

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