At 10 hrs/week
October 10, 2021
EXPLORE's range of DIGITAL SKILLS are SETA accredited and each offers a unique learning experience over a 6 week period. We’re confident that having nailed one skill, you’ll be back for more - the thrill of learning and applying new knowledge is hard to beat! Each skill is thoughtfully curated to ensure it can be applied in the workplace immediately.
You'll learn theory, tools and technology in a fast-paced and fun online environment, supported by wise and generous tech specialists who delight in learning.
This course will provide students with the knowledge, skills and experience to Process Big Data. You will gain practical experience writing functions in Spark that test data quality metrics and data lineage documentation.
Set up a cluster
Overview of Hadoop and Spark
MPP on Spark clusters
Efficient ways of storing and accessing data
How to use Spark parallel processing
Partitioning and indexing data
Track and log data quality metrics
Surfacing data quality
Maintaining high availability of datasets
Data masking, encryption in transit and rest
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The fact that I was allowed to use different methods to achieve a given task was freeing. I felt as if I was given a paint brush and an infinite array of colors to paint my solution without being put into a box.
Dedicated people who obviously believe in what they're doing and have a vocation for the work that they do.
EXPLORE really attracts some of the most talented, creative, and hardworking individuals I've met.
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The EXPLORE loan is designed to do exactly that. With 36 months to pay off your studies, our intention is to offer a competitive and affordable financing option.
Naturally, we need some details and documents from you to get your application started.
The next step in your application journey is to complete a 30 question multiple choice aptitude quiz. We’re looking at your logic, problem-solving and numeracy skills. No preparation is required.
You can access the quiz from the Assessments tab of your Student Dashboard at any time.