Big Data

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Programme Benefits

Build an understanding of the key concepts, and potential of Big Data implementation

Why certify with ICDL?

  • ICDL certification is internationally recognised by employers and institutions.
  • ICDL Insights modules combine cutting-edge e-learning with a brief certification test to demonstrate your mastery of the relevant concepts and good practice.
  • ICDL Insights modules can be coupled with more comprehensive, skills-focused modules to build a profile of skills, knowledge, and competences that are relevant to your career.
  • ICDL syllabus content is vendor- independent so that skills, knowledge, and competence are transferable.

Programme Outcomes

The Big Data module consists of e-learning followed by a brief certification test. Together, these components deliver a short, focused professional development solution. On completion, candidates will be able to:

 

  • understand the term big data and its evolution, and recognise drivers behind its expansion
  • recognise key aspects of big data relating to storage technologies, analysis, and visualisation
  • recognise examples of big data implementation in a range of sectors
  • identify considerations for adoption of big data, including investment, practical challenges, business potential, and ethical issues
  • recognise steps for exploiting big data in a specific scenario or situation

Programme modules

Category Content
What is big data?
  • Definition of big data
  • Key stages in the evolution of big data
  • Key characteristics of big data, like: volume, velocity, variety, variability, veracity, value
  • Trends driving the expansion of data, like: online, consumer and organisational activity, IoT
  • Potential of big data for organisations
The big data environment
  • Common big data storage techniques and approaches to big data analysis
  • Common approaches to big data visualisation
Big data in practice
  • Approaches to implementing big data in a variety of sectors
Big data adoption
  • Investment in resources and competences
  • Challenges such as data quality and consistency, system compatibility
  • Potential of providing big data as a service, selling analysis
  • Ethical considerations such as governance, data protection
  • Steps for exploiting big data in a given scenario
  • Category Insights
Course Price: 950,000/=

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