Organisations worldwide are working with ever-increasing volumes of data, generating a growing market demand for data analysts who can understand, extract and present meaningful information using up-to-date algorithms, tools and methods. Gaining a practical foundation in the skills of data analytics has never been more valuable to individuals looking to advance their careers in the modern workplace.
Introduction to Python
Introduction to Importing Data in Python
Intermediate Importing Data in Python
Data Manipulation with Pandas
Joining Data with Pandas
Introduction to Data Visualisation with Matplotlib
Introduction to Data Visualisation with Seaborn
Intermediate Data Visualisation with Seaborn
Course Length: 40 Hours
Live instructor training 8 hour
Self-study online 32 hours Student Profile
You do not need a prior qualification in data analysis, but good maths and computer skills are an advantage. This course will suit someone looking to launch a career in data analytics, a professional looking to strengthen their profile with sought-after skills, or a business owner looking to gain a competitive advantage.
LinkedIn’s Emerging Jobs report places data science in its top 10 emerging jobs for 2020. Big data is still a growing area, so recruitment and salaries in data science will continue to grow. A Certificate in Introductory Data Analytics is the perfect way to demonstrate your skills and knowledge in this booming area.
Assessment and Certification The Certificate in Introductory Data Analytics is assessed through an assignment. You will produce a report based project based on an open source data set – you will retrieve, manipulate, and process the data, working with it through the various stages of the course.
By the end of the course, you will have produced a finished and fully visualised project that would meet the expectations of industry and management.
Your UCD Professional Academy Certificate will be issued electronically on a secure platform, with a link that you can share with employers and others wishing to verify your credentials.
You’ll also be able to add the diploma to your LinkedIn profile to demonstrate your achievement to your network as well as recruiters and potential employers searching for individuals with your skills and experience. This programme is not on the National Framework of Qualifications.