Data Science for Hands-on specialists

Are you a technical professional and do you want to specialize or retrain to a data-oriented profession?

Be ready for the futures most-wanted job: become a Data Scientist!

In this 4-week fulltime course you will learn all necessary skills and techniques that are demanded for this new job.

During the course you will be facilitated to implement your newly acquired knowledge in a big data project for yourself or your company.

Contact information

Robert Monne
Manager of The Analytics Academy

+31 (0)6 15 29 13 11

Course information

Available dates

Amsterdam Business School
Plantage Muidergracht 12
1018 TV Amsterdam

Available upon request


This core programme is offered in-company. We offer “core tracks” which  have a predefined curriculum, but we can tailor everything to your specific need. We are more than willing to schedule a meeting to tell you more about our core tracks, tailoring and pricing structure.

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The course curriculum includes:

  • Introduction data science
  • Determining business question for data science
  • Data cleaning and wrangling
  • Exploratory Analysis and Visualisation
  • Creativity
  • Statics and Inference
  • Machine Learning
  • Econometrics
  • Modeling and Optimization
  • System Optimalization
  • Programming (R/Python, SQL)
  • Information Systems for Big Data
  • Big Data in practice (Hadoop, Spark, noSQL)
  • Law & Ethics for Big Data

Target audience:

Professionals with a technical background. Study backgrounds include: Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Astronomy , Artificial Intelligence, Operations Research, Econometrics, Computer Science or similar technical study directions

After taking this course you:

  • Know about a multitude of tools, techniques, algorithms and methods available to a data scientist
  • Will be able to choose one that is applicable and apply it in a real world case
  • Can work in a project team (or individually) on big datasets an extract relevant, valuable and novel insights


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