In a nutshell
The part-time, online Data Analytics course from General Assembly (GA) is your best course for career transformation in technology and data. You will have the opportunity to hone your technical skills in a hands-on way, through Excel, SQL and Tableau. Form real-world professional connections and collaborate with like-minded peers in a stimulating and engaging learning environment.
Individualised instructors are here to help you with guidance, feedback and real-time technical assistance to enable you to bring your ideas to life and succeed in the workplace.
With GA, you’ll receive access to their dedicated career services to help you with your own personal job search experience – this may include help with interview preparation, resume reviews and salary negotiation techniques.
What you’ll need
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Data Cleaning and Aggregation with Excel
Practice using Excel to conduct basic data cleaning, aggregation, analysis, and visualization.
- The Value of Data + Data Narratives
- Excel Fundamentals
- Data Referencing
- Data Aggregation
- Data Visualization in Excel
- Statistics in Excel
Querying and Organizing Data with SQL
Practice using SQL to conduct advanced data querying, cleaning, and aggregation.
- Foundations of Databases and SQL
- Combining Data in SQL
- Cleaning Data and Creating Multiple Joins in SQL
- Using Logic in SQL
- Applying SQL Functions
Data Narratives and Visualization with Tableau
Practice using Tableau to visualize and map data, and connect data across Excel, SQL, and Tableau.
- Visualizing and Mapping Data in Tableau
- Text Manipulation in Tableau
- Designing Data Dashboards in Tableau
- Working with Data across Excel, SQL, and Tableau
Why General Assembly?
Since 2011, General Assembly has transformed tens of thousands of careers through pioneering, experiential education in today’s most in-demand skills. When you learn web development, data, design, business, and more with GA, you get:
- Award-winning curriculum and expert instructors, on campus and online.
- A global, professional community of 40,000-plus full- and part-time alumni.
- Career results from leading-edge courses, with mentorship each step of the way.
Today’s complex, global economy requires a skilled workforce that can leverage technology to fuel success. General Assembly’s robust suite of courses includes all the fundamental pillars of innovation to give individuals and teams several options for growth and development. We offer programs in web development, data science and analysis, user experience design, digital marketing, product management, and more. Students can choose from a range of formats and modalities to help them best achieve their goals, including full-time, part-time, and short-form options — on campus, and online.
Some courses can be taken on campus at locations in Sydney and Melbourne or all can be taken virtually via a Live Online Remote Format.
Be part of a supportive community during every step of your learning journey and beyond!
At GA, you will have a dedicated student success producer, to guide you through the course and ensure you are supported throughout your journey. You will also have the opportunity to attend regular social events, to mingle with other students and alumni.