Big Data and Text Analytics

This module analyses textual data for analytical insight using software tools. Students will learn about pattern recognition and association analysis to spot trends and sentiments expressed in unstructured text. Concept of big data will be discussed including the volume, velocity, and variety of data growth. Technologies like Hadoop, supporting big data analytics, will be examined.


Big Data and Text Analytics is a module selected from the Specialist Diploma in Business Analytics. It enables participants to acquire new skills or deepen relevant skills without the need to pursue a full specialist diploma. As this is a stackable course, participants may choose to complete the remaining modules within the validity period, of 2 years, to be awarded the full Specialist Diploma qualification

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How often do I need to attend the course?

Lessons will be held at RP ACE @ Paya Lebar.
Course commences in Apr/ Oct 2020


Number of Lessons Duration
Three times/week(weekdays) 6:30pm – 9:30pm

Note: Some lessons will be conducted via E-Learning

Full Course Fee (Others) Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above Singapore Citizens aged 39 & below SME-employed Singapore Citizens Singapore PR
$1431.66
$141.24
$211.86
$145.86
$1431.66

Note:
*Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
*Fees reflected are inclusive of GST (Goods & Service Tax).
*From 1 July 2020, Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) and fee subsidy under WTS will cease. WTS will be replaced by Workfare Skills Support Scheme (WSS). For more information on WSS, please refer to www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html

Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants.

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Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.