This course is an introduction to data analysis and is designed to provide you with a basic understanding of data analysis techniques and tools, as well as the ability to apply them in a business context.
Through a combination of lectures, hands-on activities, and real-world projects, you will learn how to source, collate, and format data for processing and analysis, analyse data to support business outcomes, present and communicate data to the appropriate audience, store, manage, and distribute data securely, and collaborate with others and practice continuous professional development.
- sourcing and preparing data for analysis
- analysing data to support business outcomes
- presenting and communicating data effectively
- storing, managing, and distributing data securely
Data analysis courses are in demand for several reasons. One reason is that data has become an increasingly important part of how organizations operate and make decisions. Companies, government agencies, and other organizations are collecting and generating more data than ever before, and they need people who can help them analyze and understand it. Another reason is that the tools and technologies for working with data are constantly evolving, so there is a need for people who are trained in the latest methods and techniques.
Additionally, the demand for data analysts and other professionals with data analysis skills is increasing in a wide range of industries, including finance, healthcare, marketing, and technology. This is partly because the demand for data-driven decisionmaking is growing across all sectors, and data analysis is a key part of that process.