PYTHON FOR ANALYTICS

ONLINE CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME

OBJECTIVE

In current global economies, data has become the foundation of solving business problems or making critical decisions. Data analytics empowered by Python programming skills will provide you, as a professional, as well as the organization you work for, a competitive edge in the market.

The Python for Analytics programme will serve as the first step in your data science learning journey, and does not require you to have prior programming knowledge, as this programme will teach you these skills. Designed to provide you with a straightforward introduction to essential Python programming for analytics purposes, the programme will also teach you how to gain essential insights by evaluating data.

Python has become the most popular programming language in the data science world, and is used by global companies.* Python has proven to be beneficial to financial advisors, data journalists, digital marketers, and product managers responsible for researching market opportunities.

(*Source – IEEE Spectrum)

 

WHO IS THIS PROGRAMME FOR?

The programme is recommended for anyone who desires a hands-on understanding of Python and Analytics, and is designed for those who have no prior programming knowledge.

Individuals who will derive a benefit from the programme may include:

  • Managers across domains and industries, including digital marketing, product development or customer relationship managers who are interested in learning to solve business problems through data insights, and who wish to gain a competitive edge by acquiring the latest technology tool available.
  • Analysts (business or financial) or software engineers who want to develop a foundation for a future in data science so that they could communicate better with managers/stakeholders.
  • Small business owners or entrepreneurs who would like to understand data science and how to use or apply analytics in their business.

Python For Analytics - Certificate

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Duration and Programme Fees

  • Starts 10 September 2020
  • 2 Months
  • 4-6 hours per week
  • Programme Fees USD 2,000

 

 

Faculty

Shahzad (Shaz) Ansari Shahzad (Shaz) Ansari
Professor of Strategy & Innovation Director of the MPhil in Innovation, Strategy & Organisation Programme Professorial Fellow of St Edmund’s College
University of Cambridge Executive Education
Kamal Munir Kamal Munir
Reader in Strategy & Policy
University of Cambridge Executive Education

WHAT WILL THIS PROGRAMME DO FOR YOU?

Following successful completion of the Python for Analytics programme, participants will be able to:

PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

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SYLLABUS

  • Introduction to Programming and Business Analytics
  • Coding Style and Jupyter Notebook
  • Objects, Variables, and Assignment Statements
  • Data Types
  • Basic Arithmetic Operators
  • Data Type Conversion
  • Boolean Expressions
  • Conditional Statements
  • Iterations and Loops
  • Strings
  • Functions
  • Modules
  • Introduction to Packages
  • NumPy
  • Datasets and Types of Variables
  • Constructing, Indexing, and Slicing a pandas.DataFrame
  • Accessing Columns and Rows in a pandas.DataFrame
  • Working with Subsets
  • Filtering Data
  • Numerical Summaries
  • Data Manipulation Using Pandas
  • Data Visualisation Using Packages
  • Visualisation Techniques
  • Relationship between Variables
  • Time Trends
  • Random Variables
  • Discrete and Continuous Random Variables and Their Distributions
  • Probability Calculations Using SciPy
  • Samples and Populations
  • Sampling Distribution
  • Decision Analysis

Duration and Programme Fees

    • Starts 24 July 2020
    • 2 Months
    • 4-6 hours per week
    • Programme Fees USD 1,200*

*Singapore residents who wish to enroll for this programme will be charged GST.

 

 

Faculty

Xiong Peng Xiong Peng

Faculty at the NUS Business School Python For Analytics

Eli Yi-Liang Tung Eli Yi-Liang Tung

Faculty at the NUS Business School Python For Analytics

GET PROGRAM INFO

Take the first step to a Global Education

Your details will not be shared with third parties. Privacy Policy

Duration and Programme Fees

    • Starts 24 July 2020
    • 2 Months
    • 4-6 hours per week
    • Programme Fees USD 1,200*

*Singapore residents who wish to enroll for this programme will be charged GST.

 

 

Faculty

Xiong Peng Xiong Peng

Faculty at the NUS Business School Python For Analytics

Eli Yi-Liang Tung Eli Yi-Liang Tung

Faculty at the NUS Business School Python For Analytics

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