Text Mining - Making Sense of Unstructured Data

About the Course

Listen to what others are saying about your brand! With Text Mining, you can understand the conversations that matter the most, and draw valuable insights to improve your strategy and operations.

In this two-day introductory course, you will learn the fundamentals of Text Mining – the technology and know-how to make sense of unstructured text content – and how you can analyze customers’ feedback and use them to improve your product and services. As part of the course, you will also learn how to use an open-source data mining tool to process and analyze your text data.


Laptops will be provided for the duration of the course. 

Who should attend?

This course is relevant for business managers, business executives and analysts who may desire to analyse textual information in documents, database or social media using open-source analytics platform solutions.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will learn the following:

  • Terms in text analytics
  • Basic Text Processing Pipeline
  • Analytics Tools available in the market
  • Use-cases of text analytics
  • Text Pre-Processing using tokenization, stemming, stopwords, word cloud, etc
  • Text Clustering for grouping similar texts
  • Text Classification for categorizing text into groups
  • Use open-source Data Mining tool for hands-on exercises

Entry Requirement

Basic IT proficiency and a keen interest in data and sentiment analysis

Certification

Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Attendance by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 80% of attendance requirement.

Full Course Fee (Others) Workfare Training Scheme(WTS) Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-employed Singapore Citizens & SPR Singapore Citizens aged below 40 OR Singapore PR
$674.10 $44.73 $67.41 $76.23 $202.23

*Course fees accurate as of 1 July 2017, subject to review annually.

*SkillsFuture credit approved.

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.

All information is accurate at time publishing.

Course Date

14 - 15 March 2019
4 - 5 April 2019
28 - 29 May 2019
13 - 14 June 2019
23 - 24 July 2019
13 - 14 Aug 2019
10 - 11 Sept 2019
8 - 9 Oct 2019
19 - 20 Nov 2019
17 - 18 Dec 2019

Course Duration 

2 days

Course Venue 

Republic Polytechnic @ Woodlands Campus

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Need more help?

If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

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.