ICT732 Big Data

Overview

Grad Dip IT Elective
M IT Elective

Note: GDIT students from a non-cognate background do not have any elective subjects

Big data is increasingly used to understand customer behaviour and analyse business intelligence. This
subject examines the methods, tools and techniques of big data analytics to equip students with the ability
to manage an organisation’s big data projects. Practical experience is gained in storage, processing, and
analytics techniques using big data tools such as Hadoop, MapReduce and Spark. Topics include: big data
fundamentals, motivations, drivers, storage, processing, analytical techniques and technologies.

Prerequisites

ICT713 Advanced Database Design and Development
ICT731 Data Mining

Subject Outlines