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Data Engineering Practicum


Course Details

This course can only be taken as part of the Certificate in Big Data Technologies.

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About this Course

In this capstone course, you'll get a chance to apply the latest data engineering approaches through completion of a hands-on data engineering project. You'll analyze and explore solutions to complex big data problems commonly found in real-life applications — problems that require comprehensive and specialized knowledge, and where basic techniques would be suboptimal.


  • How to design for end-user experiences and develop end-to-end solutions
  • How to set up pipelines that support advanced analytics like machine learning
  • Security and data governance in an enterprise
  • Advanced real-time processing techniques and scalable distributed systems
  • How to ensure deliverability with DataOps techniques

Program Overview

This course is part of the Certificate in Big Data Technologies.

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