Data Analytics

Focus your attention on real-world applications of data analysis and gain a basic understanding of how to use SQL, design-thinking, and problem-solving to manipulate, analyse, and explore data.

Duration

5 Months, 20-30 hrs/week, Online

Admin Fee

$150

Start Date

11 March 2024

Registration Deadline

27 February 2024

The ALX Data Analytics Programme is developed in partnership with ExploreAI, a leader in online Data Analytics education. This programme is designed for people with an interest in developing their skills in data. 

The programme kicks off with ALX Foundations, a 2-month module that prepares you to thrive in the digital workforce. You will learn critical communication, leadership, and career-building skills that will help you develop into a well-rounded professional.

Your data analytics specialisation is separated into 4 distinct modules. You will be taught to think like a Data Analyst, and, by the end of the programme, you will understand how to work with complex data sets and to manipulate, analyse, and explore data.

Upon successful completion, you will receive a certificate of completion in Data Analytics.

Curriculum

  • Orientation
  • Introduction to data and data analysis
  • Problem-solving
  • Programmatic thinking

  • Introduction to spreadsheets
  • Data manipulation
  • Introduction to statistics
  • Introduction to data modelling

  • Introduction to SQL
  • Relational database design
  • SQL in practice
  • Data manipulation

  • Data in Power BI
  • Visuals in Power BI
  • Dashboards
  • Visual storytelling
  • Ensure you’re well-prepared with sought-after professional skills for the present-day digital workforce in the prestigious 3-month ALX Foundations course.
  • Prepare learners for a diverse range of high-demand data career opportunities in various industries.
  • Facilitating personal and professional growth by joining The Fellowship, a prestigious talent community offering valuable resources and networking opportunities.

At the end of the programme, you will learn:

  • A thorough introduction to data analysis and data structures.
  • How to analyse data and build statistical models in practical, real-world scenarios.
  • The basics of logic, design-thinking, and problem-solving.
  • How to prepare and build data dashboards to communicate insights and findings properly.

Skills You'll Gain

  • SQL
  • Data in Power BI
  • Visual storytelling

Outcomes

Qualify for In-Demand Jobs in Data Analytics

59% of companies plan to increase positions requiring Data Analysis skills.

$133B

The projected global Data Analytics market by 2026

483,000+

Open jobs in Data Analytics

Top Employers Who Are Hiring Data Analysts

Fees & Financing

Our partnerships allow us to offer eligible candidates access to sponsored world-class training with programme costs waived.
For all successfully accepted learners, ALX charges a one-time administration fee, payable upfront or in monthly instalments to confirm your enrollment in your programme.

Programme Value (sponsored)Admin FeePay Upfront (-20%)Two InstalmentsMonthly Payments
$7,500 $150$120$75$30

Programme Requirements

  • 18-34 years old
  • Of African origin
  • Ability to write and speak English proficiently
  • A laptop or desktop computer with access to a stable internet connection

FAQs

Data Analysts examine large data sets to identify trends, develop charts, and create visualisations that help businesses make more strategic decisions. Broadly speaking, Data Analysts use data to solve problems by identifying patterns, trends, and insights.

Upon successfully completing your programme, you will be invited to join The Fellowship community where you will have access to a global network of resources, job opportunities, and ongoing career support.

You can only register for the one programme at a time due to training requirements rigour. If you have already applied to or are currently enrolled in a programme, you will not be eligible to apply to another programme.

Please ask LEA our Learning Experience Assistant for more information and answers to any additional questions.

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