Specialist Diploma in Business & Big Data Analytics

Specialist Diploma in Business & Big Data Analytics

About this course

Course description

Driven by the need to better connect with citizens and customers and the emergence of Big Data, governments and enterprises are embarking on Business Analytics and Big Data Analytics to derive citizen and customer insights, make fact-based decisions and achieve competitive advantages.

Robust demand for analytics spells significant opportunities for Singapore's economy. Singapore needs to develop a new breed of professionals who are techno-strategists those who have both domain knowledge and IT capabilities to define and solve complex problems in businesses.

The Specialist Diploma in Business & Big Data Analytics adopts the NYP's Professional Competency Model (NYP-PCM), which is a transdisciplinary competency-based learning model that mirrors workplace practices and intrinsically supports lifelong learning continuum.

This course provides learners with an opportunity to obtain a Specialist Diploma in the areas of business analytics and big data analytics. The knowledge and skillsets gained from this course will prepare graduates for a career as a data analytics practitioner across a wide spectrum of industries.

Target audiences

This course is jointly offered by School of Information Technology and School of Engineering and is targeted at Business Intelligence (BI) practitioners and IT professionals who wish toUpgrade their analytical skills from simple BI reporting to more advanced data analytics techniques

Learn how analytics are applied across industries and business domains

Develop competence in implementing infrastructure to support big data