Analytics for Enterprises

Short Course / 2 Days

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Certification
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

Use data-driven analysis and prediction as part of your decision-making process for better business outcomes.

Learning Outcomes

This 2-day programme provides a hands-on overview of analytics that demonstrates how companies and managers use data-driven analysis and prediction as part of their decision-making process, leading to better business outcomes.

  • Introduction to Analytics
  • Cleaning & Preparing Data
  • Introduction to Data Warehouse
  • Star Schema and Multi-Dimensional Analysis
  • Introduction to Machine Learning

Course 
Schedule

Course Dates: 22 to 23 Mar 2021
Application Period: 6 Jan – 28 Feb 2021
Duration: 2 days
Time: 9am to 6pm

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

This course consists of 5 modules:

Introduction to Analytics
  • Evolution of Analytics
  • Descriptive, Predictive, Prescriptive Analytics
  • Analytics and its impact on Enterprises and businesses
Cleaning & Preparing Data
  • Data Analytics
  • Basics of Data
  • Cleaning Data
  • Joining Tables
Introduction to Data Warehouse
  • Traditional approach to reporting and its associated challenges
  • Spreadsheet and its associated challenges
  • Rise of new generation of analytics platform and the democratization of data
  • Introduction to Data Warehousing and its relationship to Business Systems
Star Schema and Multi-Dimensional Analysis
  • Multi-Dimensional Cube
  • Star Schema and its uses
  • Slice and Dice
  • Drill in and aggregation
  • Pivot
  • Creation of new measures
Introduction to Machine Learning
  • Machine Learning in Business
  • Types of Machine Learning
  • Supervised Learning vs Unsupervised Learning

Certification

A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass all required assessment(s).

A Certificate of Participation will be awarded to participants who meet the 75% attendance requirement but did not pass all required assessment(s).

Entry Requirements

Applicants with any of the following qualifications are invited to apply for the course:
  • Anyone who is looking to use data analytics in their work
  • Applicants preferably be Computer Literate with basic knowledge in MS Office.
  • Participants are to bring their own Microsoft Windows 10 laptop computer with recommended specification of Dual Core 1.8GHz 64-bit and 8 GB RAM.

Course Fees

Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.

The course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Singapore Citizens (SC) below the age of 40 years$138.03
Singapore Citizens (SC) aged 40 and above$138.03
Singapore Permanent Residents (PR)$138.03
Enhanced Training Support for SME Scheme (for SC & SPR)$52.03
Full Fees$460.10