MIS372 - Predictive Analytics
2017 unit information
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)|
|Previously coded as:||Nil|
MIS171 and must also pass 3 credit points at levels 2 and/or 3.
Campus: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week
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) - Written report (1500 words) - 20%
Assessment 2 (Group of 2 - 3 students) Written report (3000 words) - 40%
Examination (2 hours) - closed book - 40%
Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of marks available on the examination.
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