Data Analytics For Managers

Course Reference No: CRS-N-0046391

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Course Objectives
This programme is the sequel to Data Analytics Begins with Me. This will dive into the use of powerful open source analytics tools such as R and Python, required and best practices in the setup of a data analytics infrastructure, hiring and building a data science team, including the set-up of a Centre of Excellence for Analytics and data analytics project scoping. The course includes an extensive hands-on on 12 most frequently used algorithms by a data scientist.

This programme introduces the use of powerful open source analytics tools required and best practices in the setup of a data analytics team and Centre of Excellence for Analytics. Extensive hands-on workshops to learn the 12 most frequently used algorithms by a data scientist.

At the end of the programme, participants will be able to:
• Understand what is Big Data, Data Science/Analytics, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
• Describe and manage the Data Analytics process and workflow
• Understand the various tools used for analysis and data platforms required to support the analytics   process.
• Identify the competencies required to build a data science team

• Stages in Analytics Projects
• Open Source and Innovation
• Building the Data Science Team
• COE for Analytics
• Privacy, Ethics and Biases
• Project Scoping
• Hands-on session        
    - Analytics with Orange Workshop (Credit Card Fraud Detection) 
• Sentiment Analysis of Survey Data
• The Analytics Dozen (reading materials)

Orange Data Analytics Toolkit.

In addition, the participant should have an IT/software project development, architecture or management experience. An understanding of common IT software, databases, programming tools and environments is preferred.

Who Should Attend
Project Managers, IT Managers

Mode of Training

Data Analytics For Managers


17 Apr 2019
10  Jul  2019


1 Day
9.00am to 5.30pm


National University of Singapore
University Town

International Participants

S$ 802.50

  • Incl. GST

Singapore Citizens
(39 yrs old or younger) 
or Singapore PRs

S$ 240.75

  • Incl. GST

Singapore Citizens
(40 yrs or older)

S$ 90.75

  • Incl. GST

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs

S$ 90.75

  • Incl. GST

Fees & Fundings


Singapore Citizen1
39 years old or younger
Singapore Citizen1
40 years or older eligible for MCES2
Citizen1 eligible
for WTS3
Singapore PRs

Enhanced Training
Support for SMEs4
Full Programme FeeS$750.00S$750.00S$750.00S$750.00S$750.00S$750.00
SkillsFuture Funding
Eligible for Claim Period
(19 Oct 2017 - 30 Sep 2020)
Nett Programme FeeS$750.00S$225.00S$225.00S$225.00S$225.00S$225.00
7% GST on Nett
Programme Fee
Total Nett Programme
Fee Payable, Incl. GST
Less Additional Funding if
Eligible Under Various Scheme
Total Nett Programme Fee, Incl. GST,
after additional funding from the various funding schemes

1 All self-sponsored Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the programme. Visit to select the programme.
2 Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) - Singaporeans aged 40 and above may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the programme fee.
3 Workfare Training Support (WTS) - Singaporeans aged 35 and above (13 years and above for persons With disabilities) and earn not more than S$2,000 per month, may enjoy subsidies up to 95% of the programme fee.
4 Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS) - SME-sponsored employees (Singaporean Citizens and PRs) may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the programme fee. For more information, visit
5 Eligible organisations (excluding government entities) may apply for the absentee payroll funding via SkillsConnect at for Singaporean/permanent resident participants attending the programme during working hours. The absentee payroll funding is computed at 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50 per hour or $7.50 per hour for SME or 95% of hourly basic salary for WTS. For more information, visit

NTUC members enjoy 50% of the unfunded programme fee support for up to $250 each year for programmes supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Terms and Conditions apply. Please visit

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Registration will close 5 working days prior to programme commencement date