Finance Game Changer Series: Data and Accounting Analytics

Programme Code: CRS-N-0046703


This module is part of SMU-CPA Australia Finance Game Changer Series.

The module focuses on types of analytics and the role it plays in data-driven decision making culture and especially for financial planning and analysis. It will cover the key challenges in accounting data analysis ranging from collection and categorisation to data modelling and analysis of data.

At the end of the course, participants will learn how to:

  • perform accounting data analysis process
  • use Excel in accounting practice  and know its benefits & limitations
  • be exposed to other data analytics tools.
Next Course Starts On14 Mar 2019 (Thu) See Full Schedule
Fee SGD1712.00* (as low as SGD193.60* after maximum funding) Learn more

2 days



Learning Objectives
  • Understand how data analytics may be applied to financial planning and analysis to enhance its effectiveness
  • Understand steps to perform accounting data analysis process
  • Explain the key challenges in accounting data analysis process ranging from collection, categorisation to data modelling


Who Should Attend

Accountants and Financial Professionals


Course assessment will be based on classroom exercises, case studies and project presentation. 

Fees and Funding

SkillsFuture Series 

Course fee grant at 70% of course fees (excluding GST) for participants who are successfully enrolled by SMU into approved courses under the Programme. Participants must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents.

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy ("MCES")
Up to 90% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs ("ETSS")
Up to 90% of course fees for employees of SMEs who are Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents

Workfare Training Support Scheme ("WTS")
Up to 95% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 35 years and above (13 years and above for persons with disabilities) earning a monthly income of not more than S$2,000.

SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above, and self-funding may use their SkillsFuture Credit (up to S$500) to defray part of the course fee. Please click User Guide on how to submit your claim. SkillsFuture Credit claims may be submitted by logging in via

Absentee Payroll
Companies who sponsor their employees for the course may apply for Absentee Payroll via the SkillsConnect system. For more information, please visit SkillsConnect.

Full Fee: S$1,712 per participant (including GST).

Nett fees payable per participant after SSG Funding:

  • S$513.60 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • S$193.60 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above


Start Date(s)
Intake Information
intake 18 - 9 November 2018 (Completed)
INTAKE 214 - 15 March 2019 (Open for Registration)
INTAKE 311 - 12 June 2019 (Open for Registration)




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