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Course Overview

Through this module you will gain a basic understanding of business intelligence concepts, the data-driven decision-making lifecycle, data exploration using descriptive statistics, as well as skills in data cleansing techniques. You will also learn to use simple data visualisation techniques to describe data.





Through this module, you will learn to:

  • Make data-driven decisions in an intelligent and informed manner
  • Prepare and clean business data for analysis to uncover hidden insights which are valuable to the organisation
  • Perform exploratory analysis and trending on data
  • Apply statistical concepts in the analysis of the data gathered from business domains

Entry Requirements

Applicants applying for modular units which are drawn from existing full diploma or post-diploma programmes will have the same minimum entry requirements as the full qualifications. 


Applicants who are Singaporean citizens or Permanent Residents (PR) can utilize their SkillsFuture Credits to enrol into the new diploma eligibility qualification program called the "Data Analytics Specialist Diploma Qualification Program." This program is a collaborative effort between Accenture Academy and Temasek Polytechnic (TP). Upon successful completion of the qualification program, learners will earn credits that can be applied towards waiving the Minimum Entry Requirement (MER) for the stackable modular course - Business Intelligence Fundamentals. This provides learners the option to stack their modular course towards achieving a corresponding full-qualification course. Visit here to learn more.


To find out the minimum entry requirements specific to this modular unit, please click on the following courses: 


What You'll Learn

  • Business Intelligence (BI) concepts and trends
  • Different types of data for analytics
  • Data exploration and analysis
  • Data management
  • Statistical analysis
  • Regression analysis 


Modes of Assessment


You will be assessed by coursework. There are no examinations for this subject.





Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be issued the Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the Specialist Diploma in Financial Analytics or Specialist Diploma in Business Analytics.

Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

To be confirmed


7.00pm - 10.00pm


Once a week 

Course Fees

Fee Type Course Fees
(w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$152.28
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above

Singapore Citizens aged below 40

Singapore Permanent Residents  S$1,457.34
Others & Repeat Students S$1,457.34

SkillsFuture Credit Approved. For more details, please click here

With effect from 1 Jul 2020, the Workforce Training Scheme (WTS) will be replaced by Work Support Scheme (WSS), for more information, please visit:


Course Contact

  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 4
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.