Data Analytics and Business Intelligence (INFO5060)

UNIT OF STUDY

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.

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Further unit of study information

Classes

Lecture 4 hrs; Tutorial 2 hrs; Laboratory 6 hrs; Presentation 3 hrs; Project Work - own time 6 hrs.

Assessment

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

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

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

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.