No, you don't need a specific background. However, any experience with data, statistics, math, and programming helps. Motivated and passionate about data is a must because the program requires a commitment.
Every curriculum creator of this course is a hiring manager and data practitioner, so we create the curriculum based on the needs of companies. You will learn every module in 2 weeks. In the beginning, you will learn about understanding business problems. Then it will progressively get more technical as in the real work of a data analyst.
Data scientist focuses on the algorithm to make a prediction, where data analyst is responsible for analyzing data to make a business decision. You will need data analytics knowledge prior to learning data science. Data analytics is more versatile as you can get into any business or data function. If you want to be more advanced in predictive analytics, you can then deep dive into data science.
You'll learn using Python, because based on the feedback from our hiring partners, Python is more versatile and used by more companies.
There will be a final project to help you craft your portfolio. You will present your final project on the pitching day, and we will invite our hiring partners there.
RevoU Labs is a three-month apprenticeship program where you will apply your knowledge in a data project supervised by the client.