Data Wrangling (Synchronous e-Learning)

Offered by School of InfoComm Technology

Short Course / 5 days / TGS-2021006218

Note: Application is closed. Please register interest below.
Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Certification
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

DATA PREPARATION WITH PYTHON

  • How to import data from various sources such as flat files, excel files, json.
  • Use SQL to navigate and extract data stored in structured database
  • Understand the various types of data types: nominal, ordinal, continuous, text, date etc.
  • Perform preliminary data analysis on a data set to produce a data summary.
  • Understand how to deal with badly formatted data
  • Process data to prepare data for further analysis

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Learning Outcomes

  • How to import data from various sources such as flat files, excel files, json.
  • Use SQL to navigate and extract data stored in structured database
  • Understand the various types of data types: nominal, ordinal, continuous, text, date etc.
  • Perform preliminary data analysis on a data set to produce a data summary.
  • Understand how to deal with badly formatted data
  • Process data to prepare data for further analysis

Course 
Schedule

Course Date: TBC
Application Period: TBC
Duration: 5 days
Time: 9am to 6pm
Delivery Mode: Synchronous e-Learning
Venue: Online

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

Lesson Plan

Course Outline
  • Importing Data from various sources such as CSV, JSON, Excel files
  • SQL language to manipulate data stored in a structured database
  • Cleaning Data to ensure proper formatting, dealing with missing values, assigning proper data types to fields etc.
  • Processing Data which includes transforming data into different structure formats, encoding data, normalisation of data values etc.

Certification

In-class assessments.


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 should be conversant with basic IT skills and have basic programming experience
  • Applicants should preferably have passed GCE ‘O’ Levels course of study

Course Fees

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

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

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full Course Fee$2354.00
Singaporeans aged below 40, Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding$706.20
Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy$266.20
Singaporeans, Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs$266.20
Others (and Repeat Students)$2354.00