MIS272 - Predictive Analytics

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as: MIS372
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

MIS171

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MIS372, MIS772
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online) 11 x 3 hour class (recordings provided) + 3 X 1 hour online seminar

Content

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.

Hurdle requirement

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of marks available on the examination.

Unit Fee Information

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