DATA ANALYSIS FOR BUSINESS: FOUNDATIONS

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On Demand

SDA Bocconi’s new On Demand Online Programs, accessible from any device, match your agenda and your specific needs.
ANYTIME, ANYWHERE.

 

The Program’s main characteristic is its practical approach. You won’t have to demonstrate theorems or memorize formulas. You will focus on practical applications, case studies and exercises. At the end of the Program you will be able to manage the most widespread data analysis techniques, descriptive statistics and visuals, and to use them for a correct analysis of both categorical and numerical variables.

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Il programma
The Program

Fundamentals of data analysis for manager Online Program can be attended whenever and in any way you want. To optimize your learning experience we suggest you to spread it over a 6 weeks’ period with an average time commitment of approximately 3 hours per week. Each week comprises learning units varying in content, applications and tools: for example, videos, interviews, exercises, tests, questionnaires, tutorials, papers, case studies and so on.


The Program includes a final assessment and a satisfaction survey, both needed to receive the SDA Bocconi certificate.


Contents are presented through 6 modules:

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION AND DATA GATHERING

  • Introduction and fundamentals
  • Data Types

 

DATA VISUALIZATION (PRESENTING DATA WITH TABLES AND CHARTS)

  • Tables and Charts for Categorical Data
  • Tables and Charts for Numerical Data

 

SUMMARY STATISTICS (PRESENTING DATA WITH NUMERICAL MEASURES)

  • Measures of Central Tendency
  • Measures of (Non-Central) Location
  • Box-and-whisker Plot
  • Measures of Variability
  • Shape of the Distribution
  • Spotting and Handling Outliers

 

REPORTING

  • Using Excel to Create a Report (Table, Charts and Measures)
  • Reading and Understanding a Statistical Report

 

RANDOM VARIABLES and NORMAL PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTION

  • Linear Combinations of Random Variables and Standard Scores 
  • Probability and Normal Distribution

 

LINEAR CORRELATION AND REGRESSION LINE

  • Bivariate Analysis
  • Linear Correlation Analysis
  • Regression Line

 

 
Who it is for

The program is designed for those who do not yet master basic statistics, without a scientific background, not familiar with quantitative methods or calculation procedures.

 

Renata Trinca Colonel
Director

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Enrollment is dealt with a fully online procedure.

The fee can be paid by credit card (Visa - Mastercard) and PayPal.

 

The courses are accessible from any digital device (computer, tablet, smartphone) at any time.

 

 

Supported operating systems:
Windows 10+ 
MacOS High Sierra 10.13.6+ 
Linux Ubuntu 16+
iOS 12.2+
Android 5.1+ 


Supported browsers - desktop:
Internet Explorer 11 and Edge
Chrome 50 +
Safari 8 +
Firefox 45 +

 

 

 

Spacial Payment Terms

Bocconi Alumni are entitled to a 10% reduction on the program fee.

 

Thanks to SDA Bocconi’s campaign “Women are good for business”, a 20% reduction is offered to all women enrolling by 8 March 2020.

 

Discounts apply automatically during the purchase procedure.

 

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