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Data Science has been hailed as the “sexiest job of the 21st Century” by Harvard Business Review. It has made its mark in the modern era where Data Science is used to boost performance as data & information is the fuel for successful businesses. But, why is data so important?

Data is considered as the driving force behind industries today because it creates new ideas, and suggests areas for improvement for a business. These are the 2 ultimate contributions that can lead to businesses succeeding in providing better products and services for their customers. An example of Data Science being used in business is essentially through sales, analysing data helps us to understand clients’ purchasing patterns, targeting customer base as well as using their feedback to improve the product.

Data is gathered through various means such as surveys and questionnaires. However, there is just so much data to analyse, this is where a Data Scientist will be able to automate processes to carve out meaningful observations to impact better decisions. 

MDEC Digital Up Programme

Digital Up is a training incentive up to RM 1,000.00 per pax to eligible Malaysian workforce to reskill/upskill in Digital Technology related courses and programs. There are more than 60 available courses here and programs to choose from training partners. All of the courses are verified by industry experts. The programme itself aims to ensure that the current digital workforce remains relevant, and also to encourage Malaysians to reskill and upskill themselves in Digital Technology in related courses and programs. Most importantly, we’re one of the training providers that offers an affordable Data Science programme!

Thinking of A Career Switch?

Jump right into Data Science with us, which is made much more affordable today with a RM1,000 discount through MDEC’s Digital Up Programme!  Apply for discount here : https://mdec.my/digitalup/

Learn from live instructors who teach you on site, and are available for consultations to equip you with the necessary skills to excel as a Data Scientist, all in just 2 months! Here is what you will learn;

  • Able to build and deploy your first Django Web Application
  • Able to perform data scraping and apply natural language processing to text data
  • Able to implement regression and  classification methods, as well to understand concepts including, overfitting, underfitting, bias, optimization, regularisation and parameter tuning
  • Able to understand the inner working  concepts of various machine learning models, train, validate and test models  and evaluate said models for accuracy metrics.

Check out our program here : https://www.forwardschool.co/programs/applied-data-science

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Chris
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Student Success Executive

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