2018 Summer School Subject List

Data Analytics and Business Intelligence (INFO5060)

Faculty: Engineering and Information Technologies
Department: Information Technologies
Level: Postgraduate
Credit Points: 6

Instructors:
(1) Mr Darren Louie - darren.louie@sap.com

Contacts:
(1) Ms Cecille Faraizi - cecille.faraizi@sydney.edu.au
(2) Dr Simon Poon - simon.poon@sydney.edu.au

Start Date: 08 Jan 2018 
End Date: 05 Feb 2018 
Capacity: 84 
Status: Places available 
Applications Open: 03 Oct 2017 
Applications Close: 08 Dec 2017 
Census date: 02 Feb 2018 
On-time withdrawals close: 02 Feb 2018 
Available to audit: No
Open to HSC graduates?: No

Prerequisites:

  1. Assumed Knowledge: - 

    This unit is expected to be taken after introductory courses or related units such COMP5206 Information Technologies & Systems

Description

Please see below in TIMETABLE for Stream information and dates.

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.

Assessment

Presentation, Project Submission and Final Exam

Timetable

Start Date: 08 Jan 2018     End Date: 05 Feb 2018

Due to increased demand the Faculty has increased the quota for this subject. There will be 2 streams.

Students all recieve an email advising of which Stream that have been assisgned.

Stream allocation can not be changed or swapped due to the full status of each class and Waitlists are not available.

STREAM 1 - Mon 08/01/18 - Fri 19/01/18
STREAM 2: Mon 22/01/18 - Mon 05/02/18
Lectures

Mon 10:00 - 12:30

Tue 10:00 - 12:30

Wed 10:00 - 12:30

Thu 10:00 - 12:30

Fri 10:00 - 12:30

Tutorials

Mon 13:30 - 16:00

Tue 13:30 - 16:00

Wed 13:30 - 16:00

Thu 13:30 - 16:00

Fri 13:30 - 16:00

Final Exam

STREAM 1: Wed 24th Jan, 10:00 Start (2hr exam & 10 mins reading time)

STREAM 2: Wed 7th Feb, 10:00 Start (2hr exam & 10 mins reading time)

Venues (Stream 1):

Lectures: All classes - Case Study Lecture Theatre 1050, Abercrombie Business School EXCEPT Fri 19th Jan - Seminar Room 2050, Abercrombie Business School

Tutorials: Either Link Building 222 (North) or Link Building 222 (South)

Final Exam: Lecture Room 3 (Room 273), Merewether Building

Venues (Stream 2):

Lectures: Lecture Theatre 123, School of IT Building

Tutorials: Either Link Building 222 (North) or Link Building 222 (South)

Final Exam: Lecture Room 3 (Room 273), Merewether Building

Texts

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