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Unlock the power of data and drive business success with our introduction to Data Analytics from a Business Analyst's perspective. This online course provides a foundation-level understanding and practical skills in the core concepts, applications, and techniques of Data Analytics. Give yourself the competitive edge and gain the knowledge you need to make informed data-driven decisions for your organization.



Acquire a comprehensive understanding of data analytics in a business context with our Data Analytics for Business Practitioners Online Course. Upon completion, you'll be proficient in the foundation concepts of data analytics as they relate to the role of the Business Analyst. This essential program is designed for professionals seeking to master the world of data analytics in business and is not a technically focused data analytics course. Empower yourself with the knowledge and skills to make informed data-driven decisions for your organization and drive business success.

Course Delivery Method

This course consists of 12 video based lessons with practical real world examples, downloadable PDF student notes, knowledge quizzes and one practical assignment. 

You can start the course at any time and you have 12 months from the date that you purchased the course to when you need to have completed all assignments.

You have full access to an online tutor assigned to you on the course. They will provide you with assistance, answer your questions and provide assignment feedback. This is a very interactive course while it also gives you full control about when and where you choose to complete your lessons from.

This course is a great building block to start your preparation for Professional Certification exam: IIBA® CBDA®.

This course is IIBA® Endorsed and you will earn 12 PD hours / CDUs upon successful completion.

Entry Requirements: None



Course Outline

Introduction to Data Analytics

  • What is Business Data Analytics?
  • Key objectives of Business Data Analytics
  • Analysis and Business Data Analytics

    Business Data Analytics

    • Business Data Analytics Cycle
    • Who should be in the team?
    • What skills are required to be effective?

    Building capability

    • Best practices for Business Data Analytics
    • Curating Data
    • Performing Data Management Functions
    • Develop data strategy
    • Challenges for Business Data Analytics

    Data Analytics Techniques

    • Balanced Scorecard
    • Benchmarking and Market Analysis
    • Business Model Canvas
    • 5 Forces Analysis
    • Metrics and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) 
    • SWOT Analysis 
    • Value Chain Analysis

    Business Data Analyst Tasks

    • Identify the research questions
    • Writing good research questions
    • Source data
    • Analyze data
    • Interpret and report results
    • Use results to influence business decision making

    Machine Learning

    • Overview of Machine Learning
    • Types of machine learning
    • Benefits of machine learning

    Deep Learning

    • What is deep learning?
    • Difference between deep learning & machine learning

    Data Visualisation

    • What is data visualisation
    • Principles of data visualisation
    • How is data visualisation used
    • How to visualise data effectively

      How it works

      How It Works

      Once you enrolled in the Data Analytics for Business Practitioner Course you will be able to start training straight away.

      You will receive the details of your individually assigned certified tutor who will be available to answer any questions during your training. The course works as follows:

      • The course lessons are designed to take between 1-2 hours to complete and the course has a total of 12 lessons.
      • During the course you will have access to your tutor via our BAE Portal messaging which allows you to ask questions and receive individualised feedback from your assigned tutor.
      • Each lesson has one or two multiple choice quizzes for you to complete. These are designed to enhance your learning and knowledge gained after each lesson.
      • Your course also contains lots of videos, student notes and case studies to read and learn from. Student notes and case studies are downloadable as PDF files.

      Self paced & On demand

      Our online courses are all in the format of short online lessons which you can start and stop at any time. You set the pace for your own training and we follow it. You have 12 months from enrolment during which time you can finish your training.

      Tutor Support & Assignment feedback

      You have full online access to your assigned tutor for questions as you progress through each lesson. Your assigned tutor will also review your practical assignments and provide personalised feedback.

      Learning Management Portal

      All of your course content and interaction with your tutor will be via our BAE Learning Management Portal. It is a user friendly and easy to use online platform that you can access from any where in the world and from any device.



      IIBA Endorsed Training

      This course is IIBA® Endorsed and you will earn 12 PD hours / CDUs upon successful completion.


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