3 months
43 USD/module
43 USD/module
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Do you want to build in-demand analytics and decision making skills? Learn how to transform business data into robust decisions with this Data Analytics for Business ExpertTrack at FutureLearn. Discover how Excel and SQLite can become problem-solving tools and decision aids at every stage of your career, and develop some of the world’s most in-demand skills.

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Businesses have access to huge volumes of data, but the skills to turn information into action are just catching up. As a result, there is a huge demand for data analytics skills, offering career opportunities across a range of industries and specialisms.

In order to parse and interpret data, you need the right tools and techniques. Excel is one of the most widely-used programmes in the world, with over 750 million users worldwide, but many don’t understand its full potential.

Learn to manipulate data using Excel and SQLite and use it to confirm suspicions, prove or disprove hypotheses, and support decisions at every level of your business with this Data Analytics for Business  ExpertTrack at FutureLearn .

Key skills you will learn

  • Data analysis
  • Business analytics
  • Excel
  • SQL
  • Decision making
  • Problem solving
  • Communication
  • Data interpretation
  • Data management
  • Statistics
  • Maths

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Data Analytics for Business: Basic Analysis and Statistics
  • Data Analytics for Business: Creating Databases
  • Data Analytics for Business: Manipulating and Interpreting Your Data

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • No prior experience is needed to join this ExpertTrack. Some experience working with data, statistics, and using spreadsheets would be beneficial, but is not required.
  • During the ExpertTrack we’ll be using DB Browser for SQLite and Excel. If you don’t have Excel, you might find this online version useful.
  • We recommend you use a computer to access this the courses in this ExpertTrack.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 3 months.
  • National

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 3 months.

Tuition per month.

Price range in different currencies: £36 / $39 / €36


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