Giving a Voice to Your Data - From Spreadsheet to Data Storytelling

Overview

Overview

Duration 3 days
Course Time 9.00am - 5.00pm
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This course is delivered by Temasek Polytechnic.

This is an onboarding course in the Data Science & Artificial Intelligence (DSAI) Training Roadmap that focuses on the “data exploitation” aspects of DSAI, such as using data analytics and data visualisation techniques to derive actionable insights.

Key Takeaways

Key Takeaways

The participants will learn:

  • knowledge and skills to bridge the gap between their current practice of relying on spreadsheets and move on to communicate their insights effectively using data visualisations. The course focuses on the skills needed to prepare, analyse, and visualise data, and to present the derived insights.
  • to design effective visuals, focus attention, develop a purposeful storyboard and using compelling narratives to communicate data insights.
There will be hands-on activities to guide participants along in their journey from spreadsheets to data storytelling.

Who Should Attend

Who Should Attend

Individuals who would like to have hands-on experience in data visualisation and to communicate their data analysis better, and leaders who would like to inculcate a data storytelling culture in their organisations.


Pre-requisites
Public Service Officers who are business users (non-technical) and have selected “Data Exploitation” as their learning path in the Data Science & AI training roadmap developed by GovTech.

ICT and SS Competency Framework

ICT and SS Competency Framework

As part of the ICTCF, this course falls under the Data Science & AI functional clusters and tagged to the following competencies:
  • Charts and Dashboards
  • Data Collection
  • Data Quality
  • Data Storytelling
  • Exploration Analysis
  • Scripting
  • Statistical Techniques
  • Machine Learning
  • Visual Analytics Principles

The course is mapped to the following job roles:
  • General Public Officer



Course Structure

Course Structure

This course will be conducted by lecturers of Temasek Polytechnic School of Informatics & IT and aims to cover 2 essential skills of a Business User:

  1. Basic statistics, analytics concepts; data wrangling in familiar tools like excel.
  2. Data exploration, visualisations and dashboards, using self-service tools like Tableau.

This course covers the following topics:
  • Data Exploration & Data Audit (Excel)
  • Data Preparation and Analysis (Excel)
  • Data Preparation and Visualisation (Tableau)
  • Data Storytelling (Tableau)

Instructors

Instructors


Fees and Fundings

Fees and Fundings


Full Fee

Full course fee

S$630

7% GST on nett course fee

S$44.10

Total nett course fee payable, including GST S$674.10


NOTE: Funding is available for this course. Please visit the training provider’s website to find out about the updated course fee funding breakdown, eligibility, terms and conditions.

How To Register

How To Register


Agency-sponsored

Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the course.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here for details of the registration submission process.


Step 3 The Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.