Free, Online Machine Language Course from Stanford Available on Coursera

Coursera will offer a Machine Language course from Stanford starting February 22. As always, you can take the class for free, but for a (fairly reasonable) fee of $79, students can get a certificate stating that they successfully completed the course.

Subtitles are available in English, Spanish, Japanese, and simplified Chinese.

This course will cover:

  • Linear Algebra Review
  • Linear Regression (One and multiple variables) 
  • Octave Tutorial
  • Logistic Regression
  • Regularization
  • Neural Networks: Representation
  • Neural Networks: Learning
  • Advice for Applying Machine Learning
  • Machine Learning System Design
  • Support for Vector Machines
  • Dimensionality Reduction
  • Anomaly Detection
  • Recommender Systems
  • Large Scale Machine Learning