Analysing - Numeric and digital literacies, Short Course | Part time online | Coursera | United States
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The Analysing - Numeric and digital literacies Specialization is offered by Coursera in partnership with Macquarie University. 

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Being financially and data-literate is a requirement of all effective leaders. This includes the ability to analyse data and harness its value, as well as to leverage these skills to become a future-focused business leader.   

In four themed courses, this Analysing - Numeric and digital literacies Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with Macquarie University will: teach you that financial literacy is a required capability for every business leader (Know Your Numbers 1); provide you with a foundational understanding of how to manage your organisation’s finances effectively (Know Your Numbers 2); equip you with tools to analyse data and generate market insights (Generate Insights); and explore what to measure to maximise customer value (Know Your Customers).

What you will learn

  • Assess the financial health of an organisation through analysis of its published financial statements and associated data
  • Forecast how the strategy of an organisation will impact its financial results; and the implications upon the future strategy
  • Leverage insights from customer intelligence and user experience in order to assess the elements of value generated by the organisation
  • Use statistical analysis to generate and / or validate quantitative insights in order to support more effective decision-making by management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management and financial accounting: Know your numbers
  • Corporate finance: Know your numbers
  • Business intelligence and data analytics: Generate insights
  • Marketing analytics: Know your customers

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months
    • 10 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Beginner Level

  • No prior experience required.

Tuition Fee

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