• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 21 days
    Duration

About

Learn what it takes to build Big Data analytics solutions.

This is the first stop in the Big Data curriculum from Microsoft. It will help you get started with the curriculum, plan your learning schedule, and connect with fellow students and teaching assistants. Along the way, you’ll get an introduction to working with data and some fundamental concepts and technologies for Big Data scenarios.

What you'll learn:
  • An introduction to data formats, technologies, and techniques
  • Fundamentals of Relational Databases
  • Fundamentals of NoSQL Databases
  • An overview of principles and technologies for working with Big Data

This Introduction to Big Data course from MicrosoftX is part of the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Big Data. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 21 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      3 weeks

      3 - 4 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction
  • Data Basics
  • Fundamentals of Databases
  • Introduction to Big Data

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
  • National

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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