Data Analytics Essentials for Business Professionals

Dates TBA

Programme Overview

In this compact course, you will learn the essential skills to aggregate, visualize, and analyze large amounts of data. This course is divided into three sections. In the first section, you will learn the basics of structuring your data and how to visualize the data quickly and effectively. In the second section, you will learn descriptive and predictive models in analyzing data. In the third and last section, you will learn how to create interactive forms, reports, and data visualization outputs.

The course module summary is as follows:

  1. Part 1: Summarizing and Visualizing
    Basics, Data Structures, Navigating, Summarizing
  2. Part 2: Analyzing Data
    Descriptive Analytics
    Predictive Analytics
  3. Part 3: Creating Interactive Reports
    Model Building, Merging, Appending
    Interactive Visualization
  4. Part 4: Applications in Data Analytics
    Experiential Case Studies
    Use Case Scenarios


Farbod Farhadi

Dr. Farbod Farhadi leverages experience from academic, business, and industrial settings in his teaching of data analytics. Dr. Farhadi received his Ph.D. at the University of Massachusetts Amherst in Management Science.