4 months
43 USD/module
43 USD/module
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This Data Science Fundamentals on Microsoft Azure ExpertTrack at FutureLearn will teach you everything you need to know about using Microsoft Azure to implement an AI solution, but does not require expert level coding skills. Instead you will be introduced to each aspect of using Azure for AI

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The goal of good data science is to produce a strong understanding of a problem or idea, and to build useful models based on that understanding. In order to do that effectively, it’s essential that you have the right skills, tools, and analysis techniques available.

Throughout this ExpertTrack, you’ll begin to understand support services and cloud computing services on Microsoft Azure, and how they relate to data science projects.

Key skills you will learn during the Data Science Fundamentals on Microsoft Azure  ExpertTrack at FutureLearn  

  • Data science
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Transact-SQL
  • Mathematics for programming
  • Azure for AI
  • Data modelling
  • Cloud Computing

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Microsoft Future Ready: Azure Cloud Fundamentals (Data Science)
  • Microsoft Future Ready: Data Query with Transact-SQL (T-SQL) (Data Science)
  • Microsoft Future Ready: Ethics and Laws in Data and Analytics (Data Science)
  • Microsoft Future Ready: Essential Mathematics for Machine Learning and AI
  • Microsoft Future Ready: Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure (Data Science)


This professional certificate ExpertTrack is designed for students and working professionals who aim to start their careers in analytics, data science and machine learning. It’s best suited for those who are looking to become IT professionals, data scientists, engineers and analysts, statistics teachers and practitioners, and more generally, those that are interested in learning more about data science.

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 4 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

This ExpertTrack has been developed to kickstart or boost a career in data science. In order to benefit from it, you should have:

  • a basic knowledge of maths
  • a willingness to learn through self-paced study

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 4 months.
  • National

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 4 months.

Tuition per month.

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Data Science Fundamentals on Microsoft Azure


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