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Course Overview

This course will introduce you to big data, its properties, data structures and use cases. You will also appreciate the differences between traditional data warehouse and big data.

Who Should Attend

This programme is designed for anyone who has no prior knowledge in Big Data but who is curious to learn the basic concepts of Big Data. Those who have basic experience with at least one programming language and basic knowledge of data warehouse will also benefit.

What You'll Learn

After completing this course, you will be able to:


1. Differentiate the different data structures

2. Describe concepts of big data and its business value

3. Describe the difference between traditional data store architecture and the big data architecture


Mode of Assessment

Reflection / Quizzes





Participants will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion issued by Temasek Polytechnic upon completion of each MLC.

Course Schedule/Apply

Intake Info Application Closing Date Course Duration
Mobile Online Learning No Expiry date. NA

10 to 15 lessons with each lesson duration of about 15 mins



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Course Fees

Fee Type Item Course Fees 
Full Course Fee  S$69.99

You can make payment via credit card at our partner's (Gnowbe) payment gateway when you click 'Buy Now' in our website. Upon successful payment and registration, you will receive a receipt via email and you may start your course immediately.

(Singaporeans aged 25 and above can also purchase the MLCs using their SkillsFuture Credit at checkout if the course is SkillsFuture Credit Approved.)

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Course Contact

If you have any enquiries, please contact us below or submit an enquiry form here
  • 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 Avenue 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.