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MIS779 - Decision Analytics in Practice

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

Y Boo


Completion of 6 credit points of study at level 7 (including MIS771)


MIS772 or MIS775

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 3 hour seminar per week.


You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


This is a capstone project unit that will provide students with the opportunity to develop Business Analytics practice skills. The unit aims to provide students with an opportunity to gain hands-on experience by working on an authentic large scale business problem from concept to solution under the guidance and direction of a specialised team of industry practitioners in Business Analytics.


Assessment 1 (group of 3-4 students) - Written report (2000 words) - 30%

Assessment 2 (individual) - Executive report (3000 words) - 50%

Assessment 3 (group of 3-4 students) - Presentation - 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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