Data Analytics Modeling Certificate

Financial accounting & reporting

Course

Data Analytics Modeling Certificate

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level

    Basic

  • Duration

    14h

This is an interactive learning program that includes bonus hands-on learning labs that will expose you to the tools needed to implement an analytics practice in a practical way and that will equip you to deploy those tools as needed within your organization. You will practice using various technologies for preparing, analyzing, and managing data sets in the real world.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify opportunities, processes, and necessary data for solving analytical problems.
  • Apply data profiling and data cleansing techniques to available data.
  • Use data preparation and enrichment tools.
  • Use ETL (extract, transform, load) tools.
  • Compare data warehousing techniques.
  • Use data warehousing and data management tools.
  • Align the outcomes of your data analytics practice with your organization’s strategic direction and create value.
Full description

£479.00 (CIMA members only)

£599.00

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Product information

Overview

The Data Analytics Modeling Certificate is part of the Data Analytics Learning Program — a comprehensive five-part program that provides training and practical guidance on the topic of data analytics.

Through this certificate, you will expand your ability to work with structured and unstructured data to drive a successful analytics practice. To start, you will learn to define clear business outcomes for your analytics practice to ensure your efforts align with your organization’s strategic direction and create value. Next, you will learn data profiling and data cleansing techniques to maintain data quality throughout the data life cycle. You’ll practice ETL (extract, transform, load) techniques and work with different data models and analytics tools. Finally, you will learn how to institute sophisticated tools for managing an ongoing enterprise data practice, including tools for data warehousing, managing the data life cycle, and working with structured and unstructured data.

This is an interactive learning program that includes bonus hands-on learning labs that will expose you to the tools needed to implement an analytics practice in a practical way and that will equip you to deploy those tools as needed within your organization. You will practice using various technologies for preparing, analyzing, and managing data sets in the real world. * CPE credit is not awarded for time spent on learning labs, and completing the learning labs is not a requirement for earning the certificate.

It is recommended that you complete the Application of Data Analysis Essentials Certificate, or ensure that you have equivalent knowledge and skills, before starting the Data Analytics Modeling Certificate.

Key Topics

  • Defining value and tying analytics to value-driven business cases
  • Understanding the characteristics of data and how they can be leveraged to gather insights from information
  • Identifying project constructs for data analytics
  • Identifying different types of data with which analysts will be expected to interact
  • Profiling data for accurate analysis initiatives
  • Understanding tool capabilities for working with data
  • Cleansing data with appropriate tools to increases analytics accuracy
  • Managing data quality and integrity • Extracting, transforming, and loading data
  • Implementing a data warehouse
  • Managing the data life cycle
  • Creating and using different types of data models
  • Tools for working with both structured and unstructured data

Who should take this course?

  • Accounting and finance professionals, especially those interested in learning and applying data analysis techniques to help their organizations make informed, data-driven business decisions.

Professional development

This Course - Online offers 14 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Field of study: Information Technology
Prerequisites:None
Programme level:Basic
Duration:14h
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

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£479.00 (CIMA members only)

£599.00

VAT calculated on checkout