Big Data Fundamentals

Big Data Fundamentals

16 Hours; 16 PDUs; 1 College Credit

Course Overview

Discusses necessary techniques, skills and technologies in a structured approach, so that the reader is equipped with the knowledge to deduce valuable insights to support future decisions.  This course is designed to give you a working overview of Big Data, including its terminology, technologies, applications and functions. You’ll swiftly gain a clear understanding of what Big Data is, how it is best utilized, and how you can apply Big Data principles and analytics within your own organization. Discover important insights into how harnessing Big Data can provide unmatched access to consumer behaviors, marketplace trends, and new opportunities … and find out how this technology is already transforming industries including health care, finance, telecom, retail and IT.


Learning Objectives

  • Big Data and Future Marketplaces
  • Data and Decision Science
  • Data Science jobs and teams
  • Big Data Technologies
  • Big Data Implementations: Hadoop and Spark
  • An Introduction to Machine Learning and NoSQL 

Who This Course is For

  • Executives & Leaders
  • Project Managers, Project Leaders, PMO Directors
  • Change Managers, Business Analysts
  • Network Engineers & Administrators
  • Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing Professionals
  • Managers
  • Data Analysts, Programmers, and Architects





Certificate of Completion upon satisfactory participation and quiz rates


This certification is part of the Enterprise Big Data Professional track from APMG.