MS4252 - Big Data Analytics

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Management Sciences
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2019/20

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

  • Provide fundamental concepts and techniques of using big data and social network analysis in the context of enterprise strategic decision making;
  • Develop students’ analytical ability to identify, formalize and solve the real world problem with big data and social network analytics
  • Develop students’ hands-on experience of construction of big data and social network analysis using professional software packages;
  • Prepare students to demonstrate generic skills in interpersonal interaction, communication, working both individually and in teams.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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