Data Science Essentials

In 2019 we are offering a new 8-day hands-on Data Science course for business professionals. If you are ready to take the next step towards becoming a junior data scientist, join the new university part-time course Data Science Essentials.

  • Day 1: Introduction to Data Science & Introduction to Python programming
  • Day 2: Python programming
  • Day 3: Basic statistics for Data Science
  • Day 4: Data Preprocessing
  • Day 5: Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Day 6: Advanced Statistics for Data Science
  • Day 7: Visualization
  • Day 8: Hackathon
What are the key benefits?
  • You will be able to handle structured and unstructured data.
  • You can judge the quality of data.
  • You are able to perform analysis on it.
  • You can report the results in a visual matter.
Who should join the course Big Data for Managers?

People that perform analysis on any form of data on a daily basis or that are looking to move into such a position. A technical background or profound affinity is a prerequisite since you will be learning a programming language and will be developing competences in statistics.

Register to join this course at Amsterdam Business School. To request a tailor-made course for your company or other information, please contact Robert Monné at

Dates Spring 2019:
  • Thursday 14 and Friday 15 February 2019
  • Thursday 14 and Friday 15 March 2019
  • Thursday 11 and Friday 12 April 2019
  • Thursday 9 and Friday 10 May 2019
For more information contact:

Susan Nuijten
Programme Manager
The Analytics Academy
+31 20 5256134

Lead departments
Executive Programme
Working experience
Not required
8 weeks
The Analytics Academy