Foundation Certificate in Data Analytics

Foundation Certificate in Data Analytics

This programme combines practice theory with application and flexibility with rigour to give students the tools and techniques needed to succeed as a data analyst.

Foundation Certificate
Foundation Certificate in Data Analytics
Key summary:
Foundation Certificate in Data Analytics
2 - 4 months
Beginner level

Master the Art of Data Storytelling

Develop the ability to present data through compelling stories that resonate with stakeholders and influence business strategies. In this Foundation Certificate in Data Analytics course, you will learn to harness the power of data. We cover various analytical tools that you can use for data analysis across different real-world scenarios.

What you will learn

Grasp the basics of data analytics and its significance in decision-making.
Learn to use statistical tools to analyze and interpret data effectively.
Master data visualization techniques for clear communication of insights.
Understand how to clean and prepare data for analysis.
Explore real-world applications of data analytics across various industries.

Languages and tools covered

Python Python
Matplotlib Matplotlib
Seaborn Seaborn
Pandas Pandas
Numpy Numpy
Tableau Tableau
Power BI Power BI
Jupyter Notebook Jupyter Notebook
Google Analytics Google Analytics
Google Cloud Google Cloud

Explore our world-class curriculum

Module 1:
Understanding the Role of Data Analyst
Identify the key responsibilities and impact of a data analyst within an organization.
Understand the tools and skills necessary to succeed in data analytics.
Module 2:
Fundamentals of Python: Basic Programming Concepts
Learn Python syntax and basic programming techniques.
Write simple Python scripts to automate tasks.
Module 3:
Fundamentals of Python: Data Structures
Understand and use Python's built-in data structures like lists, dictionaries, and tuples.
Apply these structures to store, access, and manage data.
Module 4:
Fundamentals of Python: Control Flow and Functions
Master Python control flow constructs including if-else statements, loops, and exception handling.
Create and use functions in Python for modular and reusable code.
Module 5:
Fundamentals of SQL: Database 101
Learn the basics of database theory, including the concepts of relational databases.
Set up a SQL database and understand its architecture.
Module 6:
Fundamentals of SQL: CRUD and Data Types
Perform Create, Read, Update, and Delete (CRUD) operations in SQL.
Understand and use different data types in SQL to ensure data integrity.
Module 7:
Fundamentals of SQL: SQL Statements and Operations
Write advanced SQL queries to manipulate and query data efficiently.
Use joins, subqueries, and other SQL operations to work with multiple datasets.
Module 8:
Applied Data Analytics: Data Analysis Processes
Learn the steps involved in the data analysis process from data preparation to data cleaning.
Apply statistical methods to analyze and interpret data.
Module 9:
Applied Data Analytics: Social Platforms and Listening Tools
Understand how to use social media platforms and listening tools for data collection and analysis.
Analyze trends and sentiments from social media data to inform business strategies.
Module 10:
Applied Data Analytics: Visualizations and Insights
Create impactful data visualizations with tools like Tableau or PowerBI.
Translate data findings into actionable business insights.
Module 11:
Capstone Project
Integrate skills and knowledge from previous chapters to complete a comprehensive data analytics project.
Demonstrate the ability to extract, process, and present data in a professional context.

Meet our course creators

Darren Chiu

Darren Chiu

Technical Consultant

Anthony Chiu

Anthony Chiu

Software Engineer

Peter Chow

Peter Chow

Technical Engineer


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