Program Information

Duration:

4 days

Fees:

RM 2,800

Mode:

Online

Course Date:

30 Nov 2020

Program Overview

Competence in analytics has become a critical skill for managers of the new age business organizations. Business Analytics is about quantitative analysis and predictive modeling towards data-driven competitive strategies. The executive education program in business analytics covers methodologies and practices that are important for data analytics and discuss their relevance in various functional domains. It is designed for professionals who need a managerial introduction to this discipline.

Is this course for you?

This course is designed for those who are interested in using data to gain insights and make better business decisions. It would also improve managerial and leadership capabilities of participants.

Program Content Highlights

  • Learn applications of business analytics, understand how data is used in business decisions, learn data types and decisions models
  • Learn application of regression analysis in business decisions, apply a systematic approach to build good regression models
  • Learn subjective and objective approaches to forecasting for demand forecasting, planning, and management

IPTS Certified Code: DU027(B)

All programmes conducted by MISI are eligble for HRDF claims, subject to prior application to HRDF by the employers/companies

Curriculum

Analytics on Spreadsheets – Data Visualization and Exploration
Learn applications of business analytics, understand how data is used in business decisions, learn data types and decisions models

Descriptive Statistics, probability measures, sampling and estimation
Understand statistical notations, learn sampling techniques and conduct statistical tests

Trend lines and Regression Analysis
Learn application of regression analysis in business decisions, apply a systematic approach to build good regression models

Case Study and Analysis
Apply the tools learnt to a real life business case, understand data analysis methods and undertaken strategic decisions based on analytics

Forecasting
Learn subjective and objective approaches to forecasting for demand forecasting, planning, and
management

Forecasting Application
Learning forecasting application

Decision Making under Uncertainty
Discuss real life examples of how some industries deal with uncertainty by applying strategies that address
uncertainty. A gentle introduction to Decision Trees when Risk and Uncertainty are involved

Case Study and Analysis
Apply the tools to a real life case, discuss that while technology can help, it takes more than that to better
forecast, plan and match supply with demand. Human cognition needs to be understood and accounted for

Faculty & Industry Experts

Dr. Asad Ata
Dr. Asad Ata

Associate Professor, Director of MISI Center for Sustainable Value Networks (CSVN)

Dr. Debabrata Ghosh
Dr. Debabrata Ghosh

Associate Professor

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Business Analytics Courses for 2020

30 Nov 2020
SCSC: Business Analytics
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