Data Analysis Fundamentals Certificate

Vishal Jain
Sr. Counsellor

Overview

  • Availability Online Access
  • Level Basic
  • Prerequisites None
  • Deliver Method QAS Self-Study
  • Assessment to be taken after the module
  • Certified by AICPA
Who Will Benefit

Accounting and finance professionals, especially those interested in learning and applying data analysis techniques to help their organizations' make informed, data-driven business decisions.

Who Will Benefit?
  • Finance professionals
  • CFOs and business managers
  • Controllers and internal auditors
  • Management and public accountants
Key Topics
  • The business impacts and disruptive potential of organizational data
  • Basic concepts behind different types of data and how they're used
  • The job roles and duties associated with data analytics
  • The life cycle of organizational data and how to manage it
  • A vocabulary for evaluating and communicating in data practice
  • Exposure to and demonstrations of tools used for managing and analyzing data
  • Common obstacles and hurdles to effectively leveraging data in an organization
  • How to tie data to business requirements and build business cases
Learning Objectives
  • Determine how the digital transformation and disruption landscape create a competitive advantage across the enterprise
  • Identify the organizational ecosystem needed for becoming a data-driven organization.
  • Analyze the life cycle of data and its implications for data-driven decision making.
  • Compare common problems and risks associated with becoming a data-driven business.
  • Differentiate between data analysis tools.
  • Identify requirements for data-driven projects.