Course Description

Practice Data Integration Techniques for Informed Decision Making

Want to learn how to transform raw data into actionable insights that drive meaningful decisions? Our Practical Data Integration course rounds out your career preparation by delving into the critical phase of the data engineering pipeline, empowering students with the skills needed to ingest data in scalable and efficient ways. Master the art of optimization as you explore various techniques in data transformation, connections, and staging. By the end of the course, you'll not only possess the essential knowledge to refine and enhance data, but also the expertise to seamlessly turn it into a valuable service for analysts, business intelligence professionals, data scientists, and your fellow data engineers. This is the third course in the Practical Data Engineering Certificate program. Before enrolling, students must complete Data Engineering Fundamentals (PDE-X800) and Practical Data Extraction (PDE-X801).

Learner Outcomes

Current or aspiring data engineers who complete our series of professional engineering courses can expect to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of data architecture, data mastering, and data staging
  • Learn the best practices when transforming data and selecting table types
  • Discover the ethical requirements around security, data privacy, data governance, and documentation

Course Details

Number of Units: 2.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: Our Practical Data Extraction courses provide continuing education for the following:

  • Data Experts: Are you a data analyst, business analyst, data scientist, computer scientist, machine learning engineer, or AI virtuoso? Our program is your gateway to mastering data engineering principles and wielding the essential tools of the trade.
  • Career Changers: If you hold a college degree or are a full-time student looking to pivot your studies, our program offers the perfect opportunity to foray into data engineering.
  • Passionate Professionals: If you're enthusiastic about diving deep into practical data engineering topics and want to amplify your professional prowess, our Practical Data Engineering Certificate is your ticket to success.
  • Trailblazers in the Making: Whether you're a seasoned pro or a fresh enthusiast, if you aspire to enter the dynamic field of data engineering and architecture, this program will help illuminate your path forward.

Technical Requirements

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s), Professional Programs and Series

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Course Format
Course Fee(s)
BUS PD - $1375 credit (2 units) $1,375.00
Potential Discount(s)
Available for Extension Credit
2 units
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