James Todd

James Todd

James is a PhD candidate and teacher at Bond University. His research focuses on the practical application of data science tools in healthcare systems, with several peer-reviewed publications.

Location Australia


  • Great to have you @JesusSanchez

  • Welcome @PhilPeters

  • I hope we can teach you a few new things @NataliaKuder :)

  • Welcome @CallumBurr

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    Fantastic work everyone - it's great to read all your reflections about what you've learned so far. Let's keep that momentum for week 2!

  • Thank you for your kind words @RenateMacLennan - I hope to see you on campus someday as well :)
    Congratulations on finishing the course!

  • Having a place you want to apply the skills from this course is great to hear @MohamedAbdelrazek , welcome!

  • Hi @MohamadShahSheikh, I hope you enjoy the course and you learn a couple of new things about excel :)

  • We're glad to have you joining us @bohowbo :)

  • An excellent and well-illustrated example @TinaM

  • Thank you @EnasAbdEllatif and well done on completing the course!

  • We're glad you enjoyed @ERINLAMBERT and hopefully you enjoy part 2 as much :)

  • Your kind words and feedback mean a lot @JackieWrigley, and I'm certain you'll get a lot of value out of part 2 as well. Well done!

  • Thank you @JairoPlazas, I hope you learned a lot :)

  • It's great to hear you enjoyed, and I'm certain you'll get a lot out of part 2 as well. Congratulations @AlfredKoay !

  • Welcome @RonnyTaroreh, we hope you enjoy!

  • We're happy to have you join it as well @EmekaJoelEkwugha :)

  • Hi @AlvaroMoralesRojas it's great to hear you already have somewhere you want to apply data analytics to. That'll be a great help in understanding how the content fits into the real world!

  • Hi @HollyFinch, I hope you enjoy the course :)

  • Welcome @LeanneYoung!

  • Great question @WaiLungKwok - in part 2 you will be able to contact us via email if you run into any problems.

  • Great to have you @ShahidGhouri

  • Welcome @DorotaP, well done on taking the initiative to learn a new skill :)

  • Glad someone who has worked in data journalism @DewayneWright, it's a really exciting area!

  • Welcome @DimakatsoIdahMokhemisa - I think you will find that data analytics, excel, and finance all work really well together :)

  • An excellent and classic example @JackieWrigley

  • Welcome to the course @KantKlinsakul, it's great to hear you have somewhere you want to apply the skills you will learn :)

  • You're absolutely right @MarcelaAF! Everyday we are increasing the amount and types of data being collected, so the need for us to improve our data analytics skills is also growing. Hopefully you learn a few new things with us.

  • Hi @ZamDem, it's fantastic to see you are continuing to improve yourself and improve your skills :)

  • I expect you'll have fixed those weaknesses by the end of the course @IsherNandra. Welcome!

  • Welcome @AidanaBagdat, I hope you enjoy the course :)

  • Great to have you @JacobKelebeng - let's get you started on your analytics journey!

  • There are so many things that can improve your graphs - there is a lot of interesting research in the area :) You're completely right that you can use sizing and colours in your graphs as well to convey extra information @DianaLUCIAGRAJALESLOPERA

  • Well done everyone! It's been great to see the enthusiasm from you all in the course. For those of you eager for even more Data Analytics for Decision Making, I hope to see you in Part 2: https://learner.bond.edu.au
    Congratulations again on completing the course :)

  • Hi @RenzoCrispinDíaz, hopefully we have a few new things to teach you on top of what you've already learned :)

  • Welcome @JavierAlejandroRiveraRodriguez, we're happy to be a part of your ongoing learning and growing!

  • It's great to have you @ManlioRivera - the skills taught in this course should be a good addition to pretty much any field of study :)

  • Hi @JacquelineWrigley, I haven't had anyone run into that problem yet so I'm uncertain on the cause is. I'd suggest trying to contact FutureLearn to see if they can resolve the issue or shed light on why it's happening: https://www.futurelearn.com/info/about/contact-us

  • Well done on challenging yourself @JoanneDalton - the first step into a new area is always the hardest!

  • @AuraxFernando R and Excel are a fantastic combination, I'm sure you'll get a lot from the course!

  • Ethics in data analysis is a fascinating topic and I'm glad you found it interesting @IgnacioLópezRavera :)