S201: Data Analytics

Ages 13 – 18

Data Analytics Course by Coding Lab

 

What is Data Analytics?
Learn critical concepts in Data Science, Coding and build a strong quantitative foundation for any high-value, analytical job of tomorrow’s economy
Apply Analytics to Social Media
Use Python to extract and analyse data from a live Twitter feed, and gain insights into the online sentiments of famous Twitter users
Making Sense of Data
Learn to utilize computational tools to turn raw data into insights and from insight into smart decisions

Be ready for Big Data

Big data is now the buzzword. The advent of Internet and availability of cheap data storage had caused an explosion of data. Governments and Corporations are constantly looking into turning these data into information and finally into decisions. Having the skills to develop algorithm to process, analyse and manipulate data is now highly valued.

In this course, students will first be introduced to the fundamentals of database design. Students will learn about the relational database model and apply design principles to create databases applicable to real life situations. Students will combine SQLite, a popular database engine module in Python, with other Python modules they have learnt to perform data processing and analytics. They will see the application of this skills in areas such as Finance, Bioinformatics, Supply Chain and Marketing.

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Outline

Analytics and Statistics
Introduction to Statistics
What M&Ms can teach you about Statistics
Descriptive Statistics
Inference Statistics
Application of Statistics

Introduction to Database Design
Relational database model
Introduction to SQL
Introduction to design principles

Application of design concepts to design a database
Introduction to SQLite
Apply design concepts to design a database

Extracting Data from Internet
Extracting data from websites automatically with Python Scripts
Extracting data from social media sites like Twitter and Facebook
Extracting data from news sites like CNN and BBC

Analysing Data with Python
Data processing
Sentiment analytics – Let the computer tells you if it is good or bad

Final Project
Create your own analytics project to analyse areas you really care about, be it sports, finance or games

Class Format

10 x 2 Hours
10 sessions, 2 hours per session
Weekly
$845
5 x 4 Hours
5 sessions, 4 hours per session
5 Days Intensive
$845

For Students

Ages 13 to 18
Completed S121: Python 3 (Required) and Completed S121P Challenges (Recommended)
or
Passed placement test

Course Structure

All materials and equipment provided
Maximum 1:10 Instructor-Student ratio
20 hours duration


Locations & Schedules

Upp Bukit Timah

264 Upper Bukit Timah Road #03-06, 588208

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Parkway Parade

80 Marine Parade Road #10-06, 449269

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Testimonials


Surya, student of coding lab, feature picture

Coding Lab Student Feature: Surya, 14, Raffles Institution

Surya Nayar, 14, is no ordinary student. At his young age, he can count Python and C++ programming skills under his belt. This savvy student wrote his own stock rating algorithm after attending a Masterclass on Data Analytics with us.



Sarah and her family, trekking in the USA

Coding Lab Student Feature: Sarah Go, 17, Hwa Chong International

Meet Sarah, our talented young coder. Starting from ground zero, she has come a long way – after all, she clinched an Honourable mention at the National Olympiad in Informatics (NOI) in March 2018, in just less than six months of learning to code.

 



Ian in class

Coding Lab Student Feature: Ian, 14, Hwa Chong Institution

Introducing Silver Plus, a facebook for the elderly created by our very own Ian, 14. The idea which was conceived and designed entirely by Ian, was to enable our elderly to engage with each other, make new friends, and even play games across their mobile phones.


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