ICT370 Data Analytics

Overview

B IT                             Core

Data is everywhere. The amount of digital data that exists is growing at a rapid rate, doubling every two years, and is thus drastically changing the way we live. Massive amounts of data and information are collected every second by the internet, social media, sensors and networks all over the world. Business Intelligence (BI) frameworks must handle this data. Business intelligence requires data science that deals with data cleansing, preparing, integrating and analysing data sets in order to draw conclusions about the information they contain. This subject focuses on the analysis and reporting of data and its applications to business intelligence. The subject helps you to combine technical and statistical skills, analytical thinking, and business acumen.

Prerequisites

BUS105 Business Statistics

Subject Outlines