Think Like a Data Scientist

an introduction to data analytics for auditors

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Apply the definition of data analytics to audit engagement tasks (including engagement management) they currently face
  • Follow the analytics life cycle approach to address audit issues, including:
    • Define audit planning objectives and create an audit question to be solved through analysis
    • Leverage a basic understanding of the client and its industry to create a testable hypothesis
    • Model a data analysis solution to test the hypothesis using a selection of data mining techniques
    • Analyze the results and use the analysis to plan appropriate subsequent actions

Duration: 1 day
Delivery: Live seminar; facilitated distance learning

Contact Michael Ramos mramos@mralearning.com for more information about how to deliver this program to your organization.

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