Working with Data - 1st September
1 Day Short Course - Working with data (Glasgow)
Why this topic is relevant:
In today's business world, it is almost impossible to avoid conversations about data. It is everywhere, being updating constantly and everybody is using it to some degree. However with great opportunity comes even more misunderstanding, misuse, and incorrect data governance. Understanding how to work with data, how to visualize it, govern it and understand it is crucial for anybody working on digital projects.
Objectives of this course:
This course will equip learners with an understanding of data terminology. How to best visualise the data, tell its story, govern it and use it for improving services to your customers.
You will cover:
- Demystifying data terminology - challenges and understanding the lingo
- Interpreting data - data visualisation, good and bad graphs
- Storytelling with data - theory and design of good graphs/telling the story
- Data management - data governance, quality, and metadata creation