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Creating a Smarter Philippines Through Data Analytics Research and Development (R&D), Training and Adoption

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Data Scientist

Data scientist is a specialist who applies their expertise in statistics and building machine learning models, enriched with programming, to make predictions and answer key business questions. Data scientists tackle more open-ended questions, leveraging their knowledge of advanced statistics and algorithms. They bring new approach and perspective to data, raising new questions and creating sophisticated analytical models to derive new insights from data. They also exhibit business acumen and domain knowledge in order to provide in-depth analysis, to derive accurate predictions, to recommend actionable insights, and to present insights in a way that is understandable by business stakeholders.

For this learning pathway, you will be trained across the following competencies:

  • Statistical Techniques
  • Data Analytics Methods and Algorithms
  • Computing
  • Operational Analytics
  • Research Methods
  • Domain Knowledge
  • Data Governance
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Engineering

CORE COURSES

Getting Grounded on Analytics

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP101
Starts: Jan. 27, 2020
course
1

Designing and Building Data Products

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP102
Starts: Jan. 8, 2021
course
2

Essential Excel Skills for Data Preparation and Analysis

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP201
Starts: Feb. 24, 2020
course
3

Computing in Python

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP202
Starts: TBA
course
4

SQL for Business Users

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP203
Starts: TBA
course
5

Data Management Fundamentals

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP301
Starts: Sept. 28, 2020
course
6

Dashboards and Drill-Down Analytics

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP401
Starts: Feb. 25, 2020
course
7

Data Visualization Fundamentals

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP501
Starts: July 13, 2020
course
8

Data Visualization Using Tableau and Python

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP502
Starts: TBA
course
9

Storytelling Using Data

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP503
Starts: TBA
course
10

Data-Driven Research Fundamentals

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP601
Starts: Oct. 19, 2020
course
11

Experimental Design and Analysis

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP602
Starts: TBA
course
12

Statistical Analysis and Modeling using Excel

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP801
Starts: TBA
course
13

Statistical Analysis and Modeling Using SQL and Python

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP802
Starts: Sept. 30, 2020
course
14

Data Science and Machine Learning Using Python

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP901
Starts: Dec. 17, 2020
course
15

Deep Learning Using Python

Development Academy of the Philippines - SP902
Starts: Dec. 14, 2020
course
16

ELECTIVES

Complete at least 1
SQL for Data Engineering
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP701
Starts: March 1, 2021
Python for Data Engineering
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP702
Starts: Oct. 16, 2020
Complete at least 2
Design Thinking for Analytics
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1001
Starts: Sept. 15, 2020
Analytics Applications in Operations
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1002
Starts: TBA
Analytics Applications in Finance and Risk
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1003
Starts: Oct. 19, 2020
Data Science and Analytics Project Management
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1004
Starts: TBA
Data-Driven Policy Analysis
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1005
Starts: Feb. 19, 2021
Applied Analytics in Public Human Resource Management
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1006
Starts: Feb. 19, 2021
Applied Analytics in Public Finance and Budgeting
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1007
Starts: March 22, 2021
Data Engineering in e-Governance Systems
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1008
Starts: April 14, 2021
Urban Planning in the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1009
Starts: TBA
Livable and Sustainable Cities in e-Governance
Development Academy of the Philippines - SP1010
Starts: TBA


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