Introduction to Data Science

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DURATION: 6 Weeks

STUDY MODE: Lunch Time Sessions 

DATES:
Monday 9th March
Monday 16th March
Monday 23rd March
Monday 6th April
Monday 20th April
Monday 27th April

DELIVERY: Digital Jersey Academy (Lunch 12:30pm - 2:00pm)

FEES: £300

Overview
The Digital Jersey Academy is inviting applicants to its latest Introduction to Data Science Course, which begins in March, and comprises weekly lunchtime classes over 6 weeks.

It is being led by Daniel Rowles, a certified Google Squared trainer and lecturer at Imperial College London, who has 20 years of digital marketing experience.

In that time he’s worked with some of the world’s best known brands, hosts the chart-topping Digital Marketing Podcast, and has written a series of award-winning books about marketing and branding.

The course is available for anybody looking to improve their digital marketing skills. Companies looking to upskill members of their own workforce are also invited to consider nominating somebody to attend.

The once weekly sessions, each 1.5 hours long, are at lunchtime to allow candidates to fit them around their work. They will also get access to a digital marketing platform packed with additional resources.

You can find out more about the course and enrol, before the deadline.
Application Deadline
February 28th 2020
Department
Technology
Contract Type
Part Time
Location
Jersey
Reporting To
Daniel Rowles - Programme Director

Key Responsibilities

Week 1:
  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Data project requirements, briefing, planning and consistency
  • Data cleansing, processing and risk management
  • Analytics Storytelling for Impact
Week 2:
  • Analysing and Visualising Data with Excel and Power BI
Week 3:
  • Ethics and Law in Data and Analytics including GDPR considerations 2 days
  • Essential Statistics for Data Analysis using Excel 1 day
Week 4:
  • Querying Data with SQL
Week 5:
  • Introduction to R for Data Science 2 days
Week 6:
  • Principles of machine learning

About Digital Jersey

Digital Jersey is the government-backed economic development agency and industry association dedicated to the growth of the digital sector. We develop strategies to help on-Island industry thrive and remove barriers for inward investors choosing Jersey as their world-leading base for digital innovation.

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Application Deadline
February 28th 2020
Department
Technology
Contract Type
Part Time
Location
Jersey
Reporting To
Daniel Rowles - Programme Director
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