Analytics & Big Data-Intro
Students learn to examine organizational goals and the value provided to a range of stakeholders by data analytics and big data systems and processes. They explore the concepts, and operating principles, techniques, and technology of the field. Students study how data analytics systems and skills, including planning, can inform business decision makers and meet their needs and how predictive analytics, statistical analysis and modelling, visualization, business intelligence and decision support can play an important role in modern business success. Students also explore data management techniques including data cleansing and ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) systems.