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MIS762 - Data Warehousing and Big Data Analytics

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:Nil
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

W Yeoh





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class and 1 x 1 hour computer lab per week
Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin


This unit aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills to build and deploy a data warehouse and carry out some basic analytical techniques. Students will gain the theoretical foundations of data warehouses and be able to compare and contrast to operational databases. An appreciation of the practical aspects of implementing and analysing data warehouses will also be covered.


Assessment 1 (Individual) - Assignment - Build and populate a warehouse (5000 words) - 40%

Assessment 2 (Individual) - Assignment - Querying a warehouse (5000 words) - 40%

Assessment 3 (individual) - Assignment - Big Data Analytics report (5000 words) - 20%

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.

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