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Data Analytics and Business Intelligence (INFO5060)

The frontier for using data to make decisions has shifted dramatically. High performing enterprises are now building their competitive strategies around data-driven insights that in turn generate impressive business results. This course provides an overview of Business Intelligence (BI) concepts, technologies and practices, and then focuses on the application of BI through a team based project simulation that will allow students to have practical experience in building a BI solution based on a real world case study.

Classes
Lectures, Tutorials, Laboratories, Presentation, Project Work - own time

Assessment
Through semester assessment (65%) and Final Exam (35%)

Assumed knowledge
The unit is expected to be taken after introductory courses or related units such as COMP5206 Information Technologies and Systems

Details

Summer Early

04 Dec 2017

Department/School: Information Technologies
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 11 Jan 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location

Summer Main

08 Jan 2018

Department/School: Information Technologies
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 17 Jan 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Census dates shows the latest date to cancel out of a unit*
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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