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|Previously coded as:||Nil|
|Unit chair:||S Matharage|
MIS171 (previously coded MSQ171)
1 x 2 hour lecture, 1 x 1 hour tutorial per week
Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.
The ‘information age’ has combined with the widespread adoption of digital technology to turn information into a key business asset. Businesses and governments now have access to massive volumes of data and require skills and expertise in making sense of this information for strategic decision making. This unit will provide students with the knowledge and skills to build predictive models and use data mining tools in real business scenarios. Students will be given the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with most widely used predictive analytics software tools globally.
Assessment 1 (individual) - assignment - 20%, Assessment 2 (group - up to 3 students) - 40%, Examination (2 hours) - closed book - 45%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.