Data Mining Concepts and Techniques

This course is designed to equip a learner with all the necessary concepts, techniques, approaches, and data mining skills required by a data scientist, along with their hands-on implementation on a real-world based dataset.

  • icon-videos 6 Videos
  • icon-data 24 Data Cases
  • icon-reading 5 Readings
  • icon-quiz 22 Quizzes
Data Mining Concepts and Techniques
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    Difficulty: Beginner

    No prior knowledge or experience with data required.

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    Duration: Approximately 5 weeks

    Suggested learning pace is 5hr/week

Course Overview

  • Prior to the application of predictive and prescriptive analytics, a data scientist is required to perform data mining.
  • Data mining reveals crucial information related to the business problem which allows a more comprehensive understanding of the business problem and efficient model building.
  • Understand various concepts, techniques and approaches involved in the data mining phase of a project.
  • Gain practical experience by applying the understanding on 24 real-world based business scenarios.

What’s included


Lifetime Access

Access this project for life once completed


Flexible Scheduling

Start learning online immediately, at your own pace


Desktop Only

We recommend completing this project on a desktop

Skills You Will Learn

Data Cleaning

Data Management

Multivariate Data Analysis

Feature Engineering

Exploratory Data Analysis

Business Understanding

Data Treatment

Data Preparation

Variable Transformation

Variable Reduction

Associated Learning Tasks


Data Mining- Understanding Data – Performing Data Sanity Checks

Random Sampling Methods- Stratified Sampling Method – Splitting Data into Development and Validation- Univariate and Bivariate Analysis

Identifying Outliers and Missing Values- Box Plots – Outlier Treatment – Missing Value Treatment

Variable Binning- Logit Plot – Log Odds -Linear Relationships for Continuous and Binary Dependent Variables

Information Value -Principal Components -Wald Chi Square Test – Multi collinearity – VIF and CI

How it Works

Learn new skills that will boost your career by enrolling in courses across data analytics, data science, ML and AI. These courses will utilize readings, videos, quizzes, data cases, and even coding exercises to teach you skills and concepts in a way that will solidify your new knowledge for hands-on application.

With our hands-on projects, you will take your newly learned skills along with our 750+ low-code/no-code functions and embedded coding console to complete milestone-based projects. Once completed, you will have effectively applied new skills and concepts to real-world data cases that can be translated directly into your career.

Complete assessments and track your progress in real-time to benchmark your proficiency in relation to key functional areas. As you progress through your courses, our patented platform will utilize ML and AI to record and analyze your inputs and output to provide active feedback and recommendations that will help you learn more effectively than the standard Letter Grade system used today.

Complete courses to earn sharable certificates and badges. These awarded items will be look great in your portfolio as you showcase your skills and project experience to employers and colleagues.

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Managing Director of Solutions.AI, Global Products & Delivery Lead at Accenture

“An excellent tool for anyone who wants to quickly learn the ropes.”

Sanket Kawde
Head Data and Analytics at CitiBank India

“Rolai is the best program available for someone looking to enhance their skills”

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Planning & Analytics @ Brooks Brothers

“Great way to learn data analytics and data science”

Balaji Reddy
Manager – Applications Development

“The courses were excellent and covered topics that I didn’t expect”

Aadarsha G
Student At Ohio Wesleyan University
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What People Are Asking About Data Education

Rolai’s patented process provides a personalized learning process for each user. Rolai goes deeper than simply learning concepts and testing your skills. At Rolai, learners can apply their skills to actual industry use cases and projects.

Our courses include readings, videos, quizzes, and hands-on data cases that are completed using our virtual lab; give learners an applied learning experience.

No additional tools are needed to begin learning with Rolai. Our virtual lab contains the necessary data workspace and an embedded coding console.

  • We have internal SMEs across industries and domains that we work with to develop relevant content and assure quality datasets and problem statements.
  • We also work with enterprises and universities to develop new content directed towards their industry and expertise.