Machine Learning for Trading

Online Course

Udacity
Machine Learning for Trading

What is the course about?

Machine Learning for Trading
The course Machine Learning for Trading is an online class provided by Udacity. The skill level of the course is Intermediate. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.

This course introduces students to the real world challenges of implementing machine learning based trading strategies including the algorithmic steps from information gathering to market orders. The focus is on how to apply probabilistic machine learning approaches to trading decisions. We consider statistical approaches like linear regression, KNN and regression trees and how to apply them to actual stock trading situations.

Course description
  • Machine Learning for Trading
  • 4 months
  • Offered at Georgia Tech as CS 7646
  • Manipulating Financial Data in Python
  • Computational Investing
  • Machine Learning Algorithms for Trading
  • Students should have strong coding skills and some familiarity with equity markets. No finance or machine learning experience is assumed.
  • Note that this course serves students focusing on computer science, as well as students in other majors such as industrial systems engineering, management, or math who have different experiences. All types of students are welcome!
  • The ML topics might be “review” for CS students, while finance parts will be review for finance students. However, even if you have experience in these topics, you will find that we consider them in a different way than you might have seen before, in particular with an eye towards implementation for trading.
  • Programming will primarily be in Python. We will make heavy use of numerical computing libraries like NumPy and Pandas.
  • See the Technology Requirements for using Udacity.

Prerequisites & Facts

Machine Learning for Trading

Course Topic

Artificial Intelligence

University, College, Institution

Udacity

Course Skill Level

Intermediate

Course Language

English

Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)

Degree

Certificate

Degree & Cost

Machine Learning for Trading

To obtain a verified certificate from Udacity you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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