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Professional Certificate in Data Science

IVE - Information Technology
IVE - Information Technology
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Programme Code
Subject Area
Information Technology
Programme Type
Professional Certificate
Offering Institution
IVE - Information Technology
Contact Hours
72 Hour(s)
QF Level
QF Credits
QF Registration No.
QF Registration Validity Period
Programme Fee
Class Code Commencement Date Class Location Medium of Instruction Apply Online Class Remarks Class Status
C 2021.09.25 Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Tsing Yi)
Cantonese supplemented with English
Time: 10:00 - 17:00 (Saturdays)

~Data Science Fundamentals: 25 Sep. & 2, 9, 16 Oct. 2021
~Data Mining with R: 23, 30 Oct. & 6, 13 Nov. 2021
~Data Analytics and Visualization: 20, 27 Nov & 4, 11 Dec. 2021

On completion of the module, students are expected to be able to:

  • possess conceptual knowledge and practical skills in statistics, data science, data analytics and programming;
  • extract, transform and load data from internal and external data sources of various formats, and apply data modelling algorithms appropriately and effectively to extract intelligence and visualize the results;
  • integrate data science knowledge and programming techniques to design and implement predictive data analytic solutions for different problem domains.

Entry Requirements

Five HKCEE subjects at Grade E / Level 2 or above, including English Language and Chinese Language, or equivalent
An interview and / or aptitude test may be required
21 years old or above with 2 years relevant working experience, may be admitted subject to passing an interview and / or aptitude test, if necessary

All places are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. Incomplete forms and forms received without payment will be regarded as unsuccessful applications.Deadline for Application7 working days (Exclusive of Saturdays) prior to class commencement date.Notification of Class Commencement Successful applicants will be notified of the class information by the contact method specified on the enrollment form at least 3 working days before class commencement. Please contact us if you do not receive the notification before the class commencement (Tel.: 2436-8556).Course Fees/Receipt Course fees paid are also non-refundable, except for cases of unsuccessful applications and course cancellation or rescheduling. Fees paid and places enrolled are also not transferable, and request for course swapping will not be entertained.

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By Online Application:
1. Press the “Apply Online” button at the right-top corner of this page
2. Complete the Online Form
3. Upload the supporting documents required (e.g. for academic qualifications and work experiences)
4. Settle the tuition fee (by crossed cheque payable to “Vocational Training Council”)
5. Submit the cheque to our office by post or in person. Your full name and the course applied should be written on the back of the cheque or the receipt.
Our office address: Department of Information Technology, Room C440, 20 Tsing Yi Road, Tsing Yi Island, N.T. (Attn: Professional Course)

Enrollment and Enquiry Dr. Johnny CHENG  Tel: 2436-8588, Email: johnnyc@vtc.edu.hk

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