Data Analytics 101
16

Tuesday, 16 January

6:30 8:30 pm EST

GA Atlanta, Ponce City Market

675 Ponce De Leon Avenue NE, 2nd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30308
$30 USD
Regular Ticket
$30 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Data Analytics 101

James DeBano Photo


Controls Engineer, Rockwell Automation

16

Tuesday, 16 January

6:30 8:30 pm EST

GA Atlanta, Ponce City Market

675 Ponce De Leon Avenue NE, 2nd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30308
$30 USD
Regular Ticket
$30 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Learn how data drives better business.

Step into the world of data analytics with General Assembly. During our introductory workshop, you’ll join the data conversation and see how analytics drives decision making across industries. Learn to understand, analyze, and interpret data as you:

  • Walk through the fundamentals of data analysis.
  • Learn introductory analytic functionality in Google Sheet to distill actionable insights from data sets.
  • See how data analysts translate their findings into compelling business narratives.
  • Perform an exploratory analysis using real-world data.

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Learn the fundamentals of data tools like Excel, SQL, and Tableau in 10 weeks in our part-time, on-campus Data Analytics course or online in our mentor-driven Data Analysis Circuit.

Takeaways

  • Learn more about GA's Data Analytics programs.
  • Explain the relevance of data analysis across industries and job functions.
  • Evaluate the quality and structure of a dataset.
  • Use Google Sheets to perform descriptive and exploratory analysis on datasets.
  • Use data to tell a compelling business narrative.

Prereqs & Preparation

A laptop is required for this workshop. Access to Google Sheets. (If you do not have access, create a Google account.)

About the Instructor

James DeBano Photo

Controls Engineer,
Rockwell Automation

James DeBano is a Controls Engineer in the Industrial Automation industry. He helps clients by engineering automation solutions in a diverse variety of industries and environments. James has a long history of full-stack web development, notably with the University of Wisconsin - Madison Division of Information Technology where he developed and deployed a suite of internal employee management applications. James brings his experience with MySQL, PHP, JavaScript/jQuery, and HTML/CSS and is teaching at General Assembly because he loves to share his knowledge and interest in development with others.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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