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About the Course

This is the first of seven courses in the Google Advanced Data Analytics Certificate, which will help develop the skills needed to apply for more advanced data professional roles, such as an entry-level data scientist or advanced-level data analyst. Data professionals analyze data to help businesses make better decisions. To do this, they use powerful techniques like data storytelling, statistics, and machine learning. In this course, you’ll begin your learning journey by exploring the role of data professionals in the workplace. You’ll also learn about the project workflow PACE (Plan, Analyze, Construct, Execute) and how it can help you organize data projects. Google employees who currently work in the field will guide you through this course by providing hands-on activities that simulate relevant tasks, sharing examples from their day-to-day work, and helping you enhance your data analytics skills to prepare for your career. Learners who complete the seven courses in this program will have the skills needed to apply for data science and advanced data analytics jobs. This certificate assumes prior knowledge of foundational analytical principles, skills, and tools covered in the Google Data Analytics Certificate. By the end of this course, you will: -Describe the functions of data analytics and data science within an organization -Identify tools used by data professionals -Explore the value of data-based roles in organizations -Investigate career opportunities for a data professional -Explain a data project workflow -Develop effective communication skills...

Top reviews


Feb 24, 2024

I have really got a fine refresher through this course. One of the basic idea of preparing PACE strategy document and understanding on RACI matrix was new for me. I recommend this course to every one.


Jun 8, 2023

In this course i gain a deep knowledge about what is data science and what are all the other names, fields related with data science. How we use data to gain insights from the model.

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By Queena .

Oct 26, 2022

Loved it! Very informative and helpful.

By Clemens P

Aug 29, 2023

clear and concise, applicable knowledge

By Hyder A

Jun 19, 2023

A great course for data professionals.

By Breyner G

Jun 7, 2024

I learn a lot from this course!!!!!!!

By Bo J

Apr 3, 2024

I like to give people 5-star reviews.

By Alli U O

Jun 15, 2023

lovely course with excellent teschers

By Fred L

Oct 23, 2023

Very clear and easy to follow format

By Bukola O

Aug 18, 2023

High-quality and pertinent content.

By Arthur L

Jul 10, 2023

Lovely introduction to data science

By Carlos M M M

Feb 22, 2024

Great tools for data professionals

By Nagarjun L

Dec 2, 2023

a great way to learn data science.

By Akhona M

May 18, 2023

Very nice and interesting course!!

By Waldelino L

May 3, 2023

Excelent course!. Congratulations!

By balu k

Jun 10, 2023

Very good content and explanation

By Joseph K O

Sep 28, 2023

Great course. Please do take it.

By Coşkun N

Aug 29, 2023

It was great experience for me!

By Imran A

May 10, 2023

It is an amazingly nice course.


Oct 9, 2023

amazing course and instructors

By Nayan D

Jul 7, 2023

excellent introductory course

By palmer j

Apr 11, 2024

very resourceful and helpful

By Jose D Z G

Oct 15, 2023

Very happy with this Course!

By Abhimanyu S

Oct 10, 2023

Interesting course material.

By Manasseh O A

Apr 21, 2023

This was really eye opening.

By Fekih M

Nov 9, 2023

Thank you for this course.

By Omair A

Sep 16, 2023

Amazing stuff for learning