About this certificate

With the increasing availability of broad and deep sources of information, so-called “Big Data,” business analytics is becoming an even more critical capability for enterprises of all types and all sizes. Applied in a wide range of functions - from operations and marketing to finance and strategic planning - organisations who successfully leverage business analytics use the data available to them to gain strategic insights and make better business decisions. ​

In this twelve-week course, build - or rebuild - your foundational insights in business analytics so you can identify, evaluate, and capture opportunities fast, make better predictions and estimates, and create value for your business.​​ 

Learning outcomes 

By completing this course, learners will:

  • understand the fundamental concepts and quantitative analytical methods to think critically about data, and the analyses of  data, performed by or presented to your team ​
  • practice the most common analytical methods and techniques in various industries and sectors to develop data-driven insights and support your business decisions ​
  • feel empowered to identify and evaluate opportunities for creating value for your organisation ​
  • explore the strategies and challenges to implement analytical approaches within your organisation.

Key information

  • delivered in partnership with Columbia Business School
  • 12 week course - contains six modules, and an optional Python module
  • live, expert session for each module - get your questions answered
  • complete the course and assessment to earn a certificate to evidence your learning.