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Career in Analytics


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About this course

In today's world where we are surrounded by data, it becomes vital that it can be used to its fullest to understand the power of insights that can drive businesses to success. A career in Analytics is surely fruitful as it is always in demand and companies across the globe are constantly looking out for proficient data analysts. This Career in Analytics course will cover the aspects of why you should consider a career in Analytics, skills needed for the domain, important pointers if you're looking into analytics, and the challenges that you might face. The course also covers vital aspects such as components of data science, the hierarchy in the domain, and even the facts and myths that surround it.

Skills covered

  • Data Science
  • Business Analytics
  • Data Analysis
  • Business Operations

Course Syllabus

Career in Analytics

  • Why Analytics as a career?
  • Pros and Cons of a Career in Analytics
  • Skills Needed for Analytics
  • Data Science Lifecycle
  • Challenges and Myths in Analytics
  • Key pointers for Analytics Career
  • Approach When Searching for Job
  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Components of Data Science
  • What it takes to become a Data Scientist?
  • What is Data Analytics?
  • Business Analytics vs Business Operations
  • Analytics using Visualization
  • Overview of Analytics
  • What is Data Science?
  • Why Data Science?
  • Different Segments of Data Science
  • Skills to become a Data Scientist
  • Data Science Hierarchy of Needs
  • Facts and Myths about Data Science
  • Questions and Answers

Course Certificate

Get Career in Analytics course completion certificate from Great learning which you can share in the Certifications section of your LinkedIn profile, on printed resumes, CVs, or other documents.

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