Unveiling the Magic of ChatGPT: A Comprehensive Course on Large Language Models

This class is a ""how it works"" course that shows you how ChatGPT works from the inside out. In particular, we cover the general technology -- more broadly called ""Large Language Models"".


Curious about the buzzwords surrounding “ChatGPT,” “transformers,” and “large language models”? If these terms sound like a foreign language, fear not! This comprehensive course will demystify the world of Large Language Models and provide you with a deep understanding of how ChatGPT operates.

Course Overview

In this course, you’ll embark on a journey to explore the fascinating realm of Large Language Models (LLMs). Led by Trish SD, an expert in the field, you’ll gain insights into the core concepts that power ChatGPT and similar technologies. Get ready to unravel the complexities and discover the magic that makes these models tick.

What You’ll Gain

By the end of this course, you’ll not only have a firm grasp of Large Language Models but also a solid understanding of their underlying technologies. Here’s a sneak peek of what you can expect to learn:

  1. The Essence of Large Language Models: Delve into the world of LLMs and discover their significance in the realm of artificial intelligence.
  2. Decoding Neural Networks: Understand how neural networks process and generate text, unlocking the mechanisms behind AI-generated content.
  3. Unpacking Word2Vec: Explore the concepts behind word2vec, a technique that plays a crucial role in processing language.
  4. Demystifying Transformers: Learn about transformers, the architectural backbone of LLMs, and their role in revolutionizing natural language processing.
  5. Autoregressive Decoding: Grasp the critical concepts in autoregressive decoding, a technique that enables the generation of coherent and contextually relevant text.

Who This Course is For

Whether you’re an AI enthusiast, a budding coder, or someone interested in data science, this course welcomes learners from diverse backgrounds. While no prior knowledge is required, a basic understanding of artificial intelligence fundamentals, such as that provided in our “Artificial Intelligence for Beginners” course, can be advantageous. Regardless of your background, this course equips you with the fundamental knowledge to engage in discussions and delve deeper into the world of Large Language Models.

Course Modules

  1. Introduction to ChatGPT and LLMs
    • Understanding the significance of Large Language Models
    • Defining ChatGPT’s role in the AI landscape
  2. Why Grasp ChatGPT’s Functionality
    • Unveiling the benefits of understanding ChatGPT’s inner workings
    • How insights into ChatGPT enhance AI appreciation
  3. Deciphering the Language Computation Process
    • Exploring the mechanics behind “computing” words in AI-generated text
    • Connecting neural networks and language generation
  4. Demystifying Transformers: The Architectural Marvel
    • Navigating the complexities of transformers and their applications
    • How transformers revolutionized text generation
  5. Autoregressive Decoding: The Key to Coherent Text
    • Deep diving into autoregressive decoding and its significance
    • How autoregressive decoding ensures contextually relevant output
  6. Putting it all Together: Case Studies and Applications
    • Analyzing real-world applications of ChatGPT and LLMs
    • Showcasing the impact of LLMs in various industries
  7. Expanding Your Horizons: Beyond ChatGPT
    • Exploring the broader landscape of Large Language Models
    • Insights into other applications and developments
  8. Enriching Your Learning Journey: Additional Resources
    • Recommending further reading, tools, and resources for in-depth exploration


As you conclude this transformative journey through the inner workings of ChatGPT and Large Language Models, you’ll emerge with a newfound appreciation for the technologies shaping our AI-driven world. Whether you’re an AI enthusiast, a curious coder, or someone intrigued by the power of data science, this course empowers you to navigate the language generation landscape confidently.

Enroll now and embark on an adventure that unveils the magic behind ChatGPT and Large Language Models.


Q1: Do I need prior knowledge in AI to take this course? A: While no prior knowledge is mandatory, a basic understanding of AI fundamentals, as covered in our “Artificial Intelligence for Beginners” course, can be helpful.

Q2: What distinguishes this course from others? A: This course provides an in-depth exploration of Large Language Models, specifically focusing on ChatGPT. It breaks down complex concepts into understandable modules for learners from various backgrounds.

Q3: Can I apply the knowledge gained in this course to other AI-related areas? A: Absolutely! The foundational understanding of Large Language Models gained here can be applied to various AI applications, enhancing your overall AI appreciation.

Q4: Are there practical projects in the course? A: While this course is theory-focused, you’ll have the opportunity to analyze real-world applications of Large Language Models, broadening your perspective.

Q5: What resources will I have access to after completing the course? A: The course concludes with a curated list of additional resources, further reading