Facilitated Courses → Data Use - Current/Upcoming

Management of Advanced Analytics Projects (PA 204.02)

START DATE: September 29, 2021 END DATE: October 26, 2021
REGISTRATION ENDS: Monday, September 20, 2021

Important Dates and Notes:
- Duration: 4 Weeks
- Expected time commitment: up to 5 hours per week, on average
- Kick-off virtual live session: Tuesday September 28 at 2:00 pm EST
- Weekly virtual live session: Every Tuesday at 2 p.m. starting September 29. 1 hour each week.
- Check our FAQ for more details: https://govex.academy/faq
This course will provide practical experience analyzing which problems are suitable for an advanced analytics project, identifying internal and external stakeholders, and articulating the data requirements. You will also understand the importance of creating a plan to help manage all stages of an advanced analytics project and strengthen its success.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Understand the elements of an advanced analytics project plan
- Understand how stakeholders can contribute to an advanced analytics project in valuable ways
- Establish the data requirements necessary to conduct an analysis
- Navigate the decisions involved in an advanced analytics project plan’s implementation, viability, and impact.
This is an online, instructor-facilitated 4-week course developed by GovEx Academy, part of the Centers for Civic Impact at Johns Hopkins University. Check our FAQ for more details.
If your city is a part of What Works Cities, you may take this course for free. If you don’t know your city’s WWC access code, please email govexacademy@jhu.edu.
This course aligns with the What Works Cities Certification Criteria focused on Performance Analytics. The full list of criteria can be found here >>> https://medium.com/what-works-cities-certification/what-works-cities-certification-assessment-guide-5c514f1dff1b

Start Date: 09/29/2021

  • About the course
  • Meet Your Instructor
  • REVIEW Course Syllabus
  • Reading and Resources List
  • Welcome to the Course
  • REVIEW Course Assignments and Due Dates
  • REVIEW Synchronous Sessions: Schedule and How to Join the Session
  • Learning Objectives
  • Course KickOFF
  • WATCH Video: How to Navigate the Learning Management System
  • Kick Off Synchronous Session (Tuesday)
  • Week 1 - The advanced analytics project plan
  • Week 1 Synchronous Session (Tuesday)
  • Week 2 - Building your project team
  • Week 2 Synchronous Session (Tuesday)
  • Week 3 - Evaluating the data
  • Week 3 Synchronous Session (Tuesday)
  • Week 4 - Navigating project implementation
  • Week 4 Synchronous Session (Tuesday)
  • Course wrap-up
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed