This short semester course will enhance your ability to apply data analysis in a business environment. Our Business Data Analysis course is available in partnership with Shannon Chamber Skillnet through Skills Connect Initiative.
So, what is data analysis?
In simple words, data analysis is the process of collecting and organizing data in order to draw helpful conclusions from it. The process of data analysis uses analytical and logical reasoning to gain information from the data.
You’ll analyse the strategic importance of business data analytical techniques used in a modern business environment. You’ll analyse data arising from a variety of channels such as marketing, digital marketing, sales, human resources (HR), customer relationship management (CRM), finance and research and development (R&D).
31st May 2021
One evening / 2 hours per week
National Framework of Qualifications Level 7
GBS & Quality and Qualifications Ireland
Special Purpose Award
Continuous Assessment & Exam
IELTS Level 6.0 or equivalent
This course is currently offered through the Skills Connect Initiative.
This course is free for:
This course is currently offered through the Skills Connect Initiative. This course is subsidized for:
In the modern workplace, it’s crucial to know how to analyse, synthesize, and tell stories with data. This course if for you if:
The main purpose of data analysis is to find meaning in data so that the derived knowledge can be used to make informed decisions. Businesses today need individuals capable to use reflective thinking techniques to critically evaluate business problems and develop viable problem solving and decision making.
Trying to find the cause of a problem in your business? Data can help, but sometimes knowing how to interpret and explore it can be intimidating.
On successful completion of this module, you will be able to:
The module will be delivered through a series of lectures, the focus of which will be on methods that encourage active learner engagement, critical thinking, and practical application.
You will be required to actively participate through class debates and contribute to small group discussions that will ensure continuous learning and review.
The Business Data Analysis module is part of our Bachelor of Business Level 7 degree.
This module is an 13-week part-time programme and it’s delivered part time in a flexible manner through online learning to allow people to gain important skills without taking a considerable period away from the labour market and family life.
Part-time classes will run once per week for 2 hours.
This course is free when booked with Shannon Chamber Skillnet.
Applicants under 23 need a Leaving Certificate with 5 passes or a QQI Level 6 equivalent.
Applicants over the age of 23 can apply on the basis of age and experience. Galway Business School also has an active RPL policy.
Business data analysis certification will boost your qualifications to work for a range of job positions across many industries. This certificate is also a great way to progress in your career as it can help you earn salary increments and job promotions within your organisation.