Basic Analytical Methods (KLplus CPE Course)

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A fundamental understanding of statistical analysis methods increases your ability to effectively communicate with data analyst professionals so you can better employ analytics associated with your work.

In this course, you'll learn fundamental concepts in distribution, deviation, correlation, regression and clustering statistical analysis methods. This course was developed with experts in the subject matter provided by the International Institute for Analytics (

Please Note: This course is provided by a third party and requires an extra step to obtain the CPE certificate. Upon completion of the course, download your course transcript and go to to request the certificate.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Discover the subject areas that will be covered in this course
  • Distinguish between the three measures of central tendency
  • Recognize ways deviation can be indicated
  • Recognize the different types of data correlation
  • Distinguish between regression types
  • Identify the key goals of effective clustering
  • Knowledge Check: Understanding Effective Statistical Analysis Methods

Estimated Course Duration: 30 minutes (0.5 CPE)

Delivery Method: Online Self-Study

Field of Study: Data Analytics

Program Level: Overview

Advance Preparation/Prerequisites: None


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