Course Detail(IT022C : Data Management & Analysis in Excel Using SQL)

SDF Funding, SkillsFuture Credit

IT022C : Data Management & Analysis in Excel Using SQL

14.00 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom


Notice
 
Our Computer Lab is equipped with Microsoft Excel 2016 & 2010. Due to compatibility issue, Excel 2013 will not be provided.
 
You may opt to bring along your laptop if you wish to use Excel 2013.

Programme Objective

After the course, participants will be able to:

  • Work with Excel and external databases such as MS-Access using SQL
  • Understand and use advanced Excel statistical and data manipulation functions for business analysis and reporting
  • Move datasets between MS-Access and MS-Excel
  • Understand the strengths and weaknesses in MS-Access, MS-Excel

Programme Outline

 

  • Understanding Data
  • Fundamentals of Data Analysis & Synthesis
  • Types of data
  • Developing a Data Analysis Strategy
  • Basic Data Analysis Techniques
  • Understanding database design basics
  • What are databases?
  • Introduction to data modeling
  • Organizing and manipulating the data in databases
  • Working with relational databases
  • Building and working with tables including linked tables
  • Creating Forms
  • Creating Queries
  • Reports
  • Sorting and Filtering Data
  • Viewing Data
  • Working with Tables
  • Customizing Tables
  • Formatting Tables
  • Controlling Table Data Entry
  • Managing Table Data Entry
  • Relational Database Basics
  • Brief history of SQL
  • Overview of relational databases
  • Anatomy of a relational database
  • Acquiring & Exporting Data
  • Methods of accessing data
  • Working with Access
  • Working with other DAO Databases
  • Excel and SQL
  • Connect from Excel to a database
  • Export: Query data into Excel
  • Excel database communication features, commands, etc.
  • SQL Basics
  • Terminology
  • Basic Select Statements
  • Select list
  • FROM clause
  • WHERE clause
  • ORDER BY clause
  • GROUP BY and HAVING clause
  • Subqueries
  • Joins

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Training Methodology
 
Lecture style, with computer hands-on Exercises
 
Closing Date for Registration

1 Week before Programme or Until Full Enrolment

Intended For

This course is useful for anyone who works with external relational databases and wishes to learn SQL to enhance on their data analysis, synthesis and reporting in Excel.

Competency Mapping

Others = 14.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

12 Aug 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
13 Aug 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 647.35
For Non-Members: $ 770.40

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Lim Thou Tin

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

21 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
22 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 647.35
For Non-Members: $ 770.40

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Lim Thou Tin

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

06 Nov 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
07 Nov 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Lim Thou Tin

Date & Time

22 Jul 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
23 Jul 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Lim Thou Tin

Date & Time

28 Nov 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
29 Nov 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Lim Thou Tin

Testimonial

Funding

1] SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)
Funding Period: Until 10 March 2020
Course Ref No.: CRS-N-0025756

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will receive an opening credit of S$500 from the government. The credits will not expire and periodic top-ups will be provided by the government. SFC may be accumulated to pay for skills related course fees. You may wish to use your SFC to pay for partial/full ISCA course fees.  (For more information on the SFC scheme, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit)

If you wish to enrol for the course with SFC Funding, please proceed with the following steps:

  • Step 1: Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for SkillsFuture Credit?”, click “Yes” and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SFC funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.
  • Step 2: After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit SFC claim on Skillsfuture Portal within 60 days before the course start date and obtain the necessary approval. Please submit SFC claim via SFC portal here: http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit.

Failure to submit claim application and obtain necessary approval before the course start date will result in topping up of the SFC indicated for use. Please note that there will be an administrative fee of $42.80 for any revision of invoice.


2] WDA Training Grant - SDF Funding
This course is approved for SDF funding ($2 per training hour) for Company-sponsored participants only (Eligibility criteria apply). 

Funding Period: Until 10 March 2020
Funded Hours: 14 hours
Course Ref No.: CRS-N-0025756

If you wish to enrol participants with SDF Funding, please proceed with the following steps (For Corporate enrolments only) :

  • Step 1: Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for WDA Funding?”, click Yes and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SDF funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.
     
  • Step 2: After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit the Training Grant application via SkillsConnect Portal here: https://www.skillsconnect.gov.sg/

 

Employers of company-sponsored participants must submit training grant via SkillsConnect system to obtain training grant for course fees. You may submit the Training Grant application within the period from 30 days before the course start date to 30 days after course start date. Please note that there will be an administrative fee of $42.80 for any revision of invoice.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Company must be registered or incorporated in Singapore and;
  • Applicant is taking the course for the first time.
  • Applicant must be employed, and is either Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Singapore and;
  • Applicant must achieve at least 75% attendance, and pass all examinations /assessments and;
  • Applicant must be fully sponsored by the Company for all costs associated with the training and;
  • Payment has to be made via corporate means (e.g. corporate cheque, corporate GIRO, corporate credit card).

 

Programme Facilitator(s)


Dr Lim Thou Tin
DBA, MKM, MInfSys, DipSA, DipIntelligentSys
DipMgtConsultancy, DipT&D, BBA, MFP (FAAFM)

 
Dr Lim Thou Tin is a business graduate with the National University of Singapore. He holds double masters in information systems and knowledge management with further postgraduate qualifications in systems analysis, intelligent systems, marketing, management consulting and training. He has a doctor of business administration from Southern Cross University with current research interests in information systems and business modelling. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Financial Management.
 
His work experience includes working in large Singapore companies to MNCs in senior corporate, IT and project management positions. As a management consultant and practitioner, he has facilitated organizational initiatives/projects over a span of more than 15 years in the region, including Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius, China, India, Indonesia and Thailand.


Notice
 
Our Computer Lab is equipped with Microsoft Excel 2016 & 2010. Due to compatibility issue, Excel 2013 will not be provided.
 
You may opt to bring along your laptop if you wish to use Excel 2013.

Programme Objective

After the course, participants will be able to:

  • Work with Excel and external databases such as MS-Access using SQL
  • Understand and use advanced Excel statistical and data manipulation functions for business analysis and reporting
  • Move datasets between MS-Access and MS-Excel
  • Understand the strengths and weaknesses in MS-Access, MS-Excel

Programme Outline

 

  • Understanding Data
  • Fundamentals of Data Analysis & Synthesis
  • Types of data
  • Developing a Data Analysis Strategy
  • Basic Data Analysis Techniques
  • Understanding database design basics
  • What are databases?
  • Introduction to data modeling
  • Organizing and manipulating the data in databases
  • Working with relational databases
  • Building and working with tables including linked tables
  • Creating Forms
  • Creating Queries
  • Reports
  • Sorting and Filtering Data
  • Viewing Data
  • Working with Tables
  • Customizing Tables
  • Formatting Tables
  • Controlling Table Data Entry
  • Managing Table Data Entry
  • Relational Database Basics
  • Brief history of SQL
  • Overview of relational databases
  • Anatomy of a relational database
  • Acquiring & Exporting Data
  • Methods of accessing data
  • Working with Access
  • Working with other DAO Databases
  • Excel and SQL
  • Connect from Excel to a database
  • Export: Query data into Excel
  • Excel database communication features, commands, etc.
  • SQL Basics
  • Terminology
  • Basic Select Statements
  • Select list
  • FROM clause
  • WHERE clause
  • ORDER BY clause
  • GROUP BY and HAVING clause
  • Subqueries
  • Joins

To view our full list of Infocomm courses, please click here.

Training Methodology
 
Lecture style, with computer hands-on Exercises
 
Closing Date for Registration

1 Week before Programme or Until Full Enrolment

Intended For

This course is useful for anyone who works with external relational databases and wishes to learn SQL to enhance on their data analysis, synthesis and reporting in Excel.

Competency Mapping

Others = 14.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Lim Thou Tin
DBA, MKM, MInfSys, DipSA, DipIntelligentSys
DipMgtConsultancy, DipT&D, BBA, MFP (FAAFM)

 
Dr Lim Thou Tin is a business graduate with the National University of Singapore. He holds double masters in information systems and knowledge management with further postgraduate qualifications in systems analysis, intelligent systems, marketing, management consulting and training. He has a doctor of business administration from Southern Cross University with current research interests in information systems and business modelling. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Financial Management.
 
His work experience includes working in large Singapore companies to MNCs in senior corporate, IT and project management positions. As a management consultant and practitioner, he has facilitated organizational initiatives/projects over a span of more than 15 years in the region, including Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius, China, India, Indonesia and Thailand.

Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

12 Aug 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
13 Aug 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 647.35
For Non-Members: $ 770.40

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Lim Thou Tin

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709