Fundamentals of Data Architecture, Governance and Strategy

Course Date:

Registration Period:

16 hours / 2 days

9:00am to 6:00pm

Mode of Training:
Facilitated Learning (F2F)

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

A Data Analyst job involves obtaining data from various sources as well as developing, implementing and maintaining database and data collection systems. Besides being proficient in data collections, their job entails designing justifications or other artifacts to meet with corporate standards, integration with enterprise data architecture and company goals. By going through the course, participants will be equipped with sufficient knowledge and be proficient in implementing strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality of data.

Course Objective

This course aims to introduce participants to key concepts, terminology and characteristics of Big Data and the promise it holds to deliver sophisticated business insights. Besides examining current approaches to enterprise data warehousing and business intelligence, the course also discuss the importance of data governance and strategy in view of the external influences enterprises are exposed to due to Big Data.

Participants will also learn to appreciate how Big Data storage and analysis resources can be used in conjunction with corporate performance monitoring tools to broaden the analytic capabilities of the enterprise and deepen the insights delivered by Business Intelligence.

Course Outline

• Introduction to Data Business
• Business Motivations and Drivers for Big Data 
• Strategies For Data Platform
• Enterprise Technologies, Data Warehouse, Data Mart
• The Life Cycle of Data
• Big Data Storage Concept
• Big Data Processing Concept
• Big Data Analysis Techniques
• Data Governance

Suitable for

Data Analysts, Business Intelligence Manager, Executives, Professionals, Data Engineers

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Participants should possess at least a Diploma (in any discipline).

Participants are required to bring their own laptops for this training.

Award / Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Full Fees (before GST): $900.00
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*: $18.90
GST payable for others: $63.00

Applicants/EligibilitySkillsFuture FundingSubsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1$810.00$108.90
Singapore Citizens aged below 40$630.00$288.90
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders$630.00$288.90
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2$810.00$108.90
Others (Full fees payable)$0.00$963.00 

*As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable is calculated based on 7% of the baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here
2 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

Funding Incentives

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit
Terms and Conditions

*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.
You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is new run.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.