Specialist Diploma in Data Science (Predictive Analytics)
Institution: Singapore Polytechnic (SP)
Program Type: Diploma
Field/Skills tags: Business analytics
Full Fee: $859
Nett Fee After Subsidies (Singaporeans): $572.66
Full Time/Part Time: Part time
The need to handle, prepare, analyse and model data of varied structures is prevalent in the modern-day industrial setting including industry sectors such as banking and finance, insurance, healthcare, telecommunications, design and manufacturing, and retail. This course provides graduates with fundamental skills in statistical analysis and predictive analytics that are required by jobs that involve managing, analysing and modelling data and extracting information that is useful to the business.
The objectives of the Specialist Diploma in Data Science (Predictive Analytics) are to provide foundational training in the fundamental concepts and methods of statistics and programming for data science, as well as in specialized skill sets in the area of statistical modelling and prediction. Graduates of the course will be competent in preparing data, performing statistical analysis, building and deploying predictive models and quantifying risks associated with the prediction.