Data Analytics 101
8

Wednesday, 8 February

6:30 9:30 pm PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco , CA 94104
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Data Analytics 101

Megan O'Rorke Photo


Data Scientist

8

Wednesday, 8 February

6:30 9:30 pm PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco , CA 94104
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 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 Sheets 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

  • 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, please create a Google account prior to class.)

About the Instructor

Megan O'Rorke Photo

Data Scientist

Megan is hired by startups and enterprises to build products that help people. She studied neuroscience, design, and programming. She has shipped to over 60 million people and launched startup and enterprise products at SXSW. Megan has taught and contributed to GA’s design curriculum, now taught worldwide.

Imagine a world where everyone gets education, financial freedom and health. As an entrepreneur, that’s what Megan is out to create. Recently she’s taken up teaching machines to learn and herself to cook. When she’s not traveling you can find her in the ocean or on her bike.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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