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Professional Certificate Program in Big Data Technologies

Program Highlights:
Praxis Certification, Placement Support, Tech Update Sessions, Real Time Internships, Industry Projects

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Professional Certificate Program in Big Data Technologies

This Program has a perfect blend of Technology, Data Science and Business cases and insights; stands out to be among the best in the world. This uniquely blended Program is brought to you by Praxis, a Top-ranked Analytics B-School in India.

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INR 35,000

Program Summary

  • 20 credits

    With this course, you are 5 credits short of an assured placement.

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  • Duration 6 months
  • 60 Hours of projects/Assignments
  • 149 Hours of online sessions

Course Topics

  • 1

    Big Data 101

    • Big Data Characteristics

      • Volume
      • Variety
      • Velocity
      • Veracity
      • Valence
      • Value
    • Big Data and Business

    • Data Relationships and Data Model

      • One-to-one relationship
      • One-to-many relationship
      • Many-to-many relationship
      • Flat model
      • Hierarchical model
      • Network model
      • Relational model
      • Star schema model
      • Data vault model
    • Data Grouping

    • Clustering Algorithms

      • partitioning
      • hierarchical
      • grid based
      • density based
      • model based
    • Getting ready for Clustering Algorithms

    • Clustering Algorithms – UPGMA, single Link Clustering

    • KPIs, Businesses & Data Elements

    • Mapping for business outcomes

      • Define the pain point
      • Define the goal
      • Identify the actors
      • Identify the impacts
      • Identify the deliverables
      • Creating your impact map
    • Basic Query

    • Advanced Query – Embedding

    • Introduction to key mathematical concepts

      • eigenvalues and eigenvectors
    • Application of eigenvalues and eigenvectors

      • investigate prototypical problems of ranking big data
    • Application of the graph Laplacian

      • investigate prototypical problems of clustering big data
    • Application of PCA and SVD

      • investigate prototypical problems of big data compression
  • 2

    Statistics 101

    • Introduction to Statistics

    • Introduction to Statistics – II

    • Measures of Central Tendency, Spread and Shape – I

    • Measures of Central Tendency, Spread and Shape – II

    • Measures of Central Tendency, Spread and Shape – III

  • 3

    R Programming

    • R Programming

    • Introduction to R – I

    • Introduction to R – II

    • Common Data Structures in R

    • Conditional Operation and Loops

    • Looping in R using Apply Family Functions

    • Creating User Defined Functions in R

    • Graphics with R

    • Advanced Graphics with R

  • 4

    Big Data with Spark and Python

  • 5


    • Understanding Basics of Python

    • Control Structures and for loop

    • Playing with while loop | break and continue

    • Strings and files

    • List

    • Dictionary and Tuples

  • 6


    • Introduction to Big Data and Hadoop

    • Introduction to DBMS systems using MySQL

    • Big Data and Hadoop EcoSystem

    • HDFS

    • Unix & HDFS Hands-on

    • Map-Reduce basics

    • Map Reduce Advanced Topics and Hands on

    • Pig introduction and Hands on

    • Pig Scripting

    • Hive Introduction, Metastore, Limitations of Hive

    • Comparison with Traditional Database and HIVE scripting

    • Hive Data Types, Partitioning and Bucketing

    • Hive Tables (Managed and External)

    • Hive Continued

    • Scoop Introduction and Hands-on

    • Introduction to NoSql and HBASE

    • HBASE architecture and Hands-on

  • 7

    Access Methods

  • 8

    RDBMS with SQL and DWH

    • Introduction to DBMS / RDBMS

    • Data Modelling

    • Physical Data Model

    • Getting Started with SQL Lite

    • DDL

    • DML

    • Introduction to Data Warehousing

    • Dimensional Modelling

    • Advanced SQL

    • Olap Cubes

    • Olap Cubes Practicals

Industry Connect

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    We are elated by the program methodology, content, people and the platform of 361 DM which instills confidence in the quality of candidates emerging out of this program. As a techprenur, I look forward for such candidates who could partner in our growth

    -Praveen, Director, G Infotech

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    A company specialised in analytics with strong focus on research and technology


    Would like to endorse for this 12 month Post Graduate Program in Data Science

    -Bains,Accounting Manager, Oracle

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    very good on trainings

    -G.Karpagavalli, Sr Manager - HR

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