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ChatGPT and Generative AI: The Big Picture

by Amber Israelsen

ChatGPT has taken the world by storm – but what exactly is it, and how can you take advantage of it? In this short introduction, learn the basics of generative AI, how it works, and how to apply ChatGPT to real-world problems.

What you'll learn

ChatGPT and generative AI are all the rage, and have the potential to transform how we work, learn, and interact. But how do you cut through all the hype? In this course, ChatGPT and Generative AI: The Big Picture, you’ll get a foundational understanding of these powerful new technologies. First, you'll explore generative AI and how it works to create human-like responses to questions. Next, you’ll discover ChatGPT and see several examples of its capabilities, as well as some limitations. Finally, you’ll learn how ChatGPT can be applied to real-world applications, including day-to-day use cases for data practitioners. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have a practical understanding of ChatGPT and how you can use it to work smarter, not harder.

About the author

Amber has been a software developer and technical trainer since the early 2000s. She holds certifications for AWS and a variety of Microsoft technologies. In recent years, she has focused on AWS, Machine Learning, Azure, Power Apps, Dynamics 365, SharePoint and .NET, teaching students around the world. She also works to bridge the gap between developers, designers and businesspeople with her expertise in visual communication, user experience and business/professional skills.

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