In a nutshell
Learn sought-after skills for solving some of our biggest business problems with this practical online Data Analytics course from General Assembly.
A rapidly growing field, data analytics responds to the insatiable need of modern businesses to leverage data for strategic decision-making and problem-solving. Data is an integral part of successful business, and this industry-relevant online course sets you up to contribute in a growing field.
In this course you’ll learn how to identify, manage and analyse large sets of data for use in decision-making and planning, and will build strong skills in Excel, SQL and Tableau. With opportunities to use real-life data sets and learn from industry leaders, this course will ensure you build sought-after skills in a flexible environment, enabling you to immediately grow your career.
If you like solving problems and want a competitive new edge to your career, this course will give you the skills, opportunities and experience to get there.
What you’ll need
There are no prerequisites for this course.
In this digital marketing course, the subjects you may study include:
Unit 1: Exploring data with Excel
Understanding the value of data
- Preparing data in Excel
- Cleaning data in Excel
- Referencing data in Excel
- Aggregating data in Excel
- Visualising data in Excel
- Applying statistics for data analysis
- Building data narratives
Unit 2: Managing data with SQL
- Understanding the fundamentals of databases and SQL
- Querying large databases in SQL
- Aggregating data in SQL
- Writing efficient, dynamic queries
- Creating a local database
Unit 3: Communicating data analysis with Tableau
- Exploring the fundamentals of Tableau
- Visualising data and mapping in Tableau
- Designing data dashboards in Tableau
- Working with data Across Excel, SQL, and Tableau
- Final project presentations
Why General Assembly?
Grow and develop your skills in web development, user experience design, digital marketing, data science and more with the expert guidance of General Assembly.
With over 50,000 course graduates under their belt, General Assembly is a trusted quality education provider, offering students an innovative learning experience with courses specifically designed to meet employer needs and market demands.
Be part of a supportive community during every step of your learning journey and beyond!
General Assembly cares about your future and wants to help drive your career forward, which is why they developed an Immersive program to help you grow the right tools and strategies when it comes time to head into the workforce. You’ll also have access to GA’s huge network of over 50,000 alumni as well as the opportunity to attend exclusive events.