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Hey Fishes, Considering I m new in Data Science field, need some advice/guidance on: To start with it, should I consider Data Analytics or Data Scientists field? I am having 10+ exp in IT field with NO coding background how I can switch to these new fields? Pls help

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You need coding. At least SQL. If possible some python. Get started on those now You need some courses on stat and ml. Coursera has famous Andrew ng ones

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Thanks Pwc1 Many times in the past I started but left in between thinking frm where I hv to start Do you suggest any course frm Coursera?

That happens with me too. Not sure if I lack motivation or data science is my way to go or not...

Andrew ng's old machine learning course is a good start. Then his deep learning one is more updated one. Jeremy Howard is also a great resource. Try all 3 to see which one you like.

Thanks Pwc1 for sharing info. Does it make sense to start with Data Analytics and then go with Data Science, sorry if it is dumb question but worth to know about it Would you be able to guide?

That is the question every DS aspirant ask at some point in the starting phase. I have also ask this several times. I have tried to study python, SQL, data visualization etc etc but loose motivation easily if I don't get it.. I hv been trying to learn python for months now but still invain.. we are in the same boat bro..

If no coding or little coding knowledge better to get in DA and then to DS. In that way you can get experience of digital skill and learn programming to switch if you want. DA or DS get your stats knowledge strong it will help you a lot.

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