This major offers two streams: Business Analysis Stream 商業分析學 and Data Informatics Stream 數據信息學.
The Business Analysis Stream aims to provide students with professional training in business analytics, statistics, business intelligence, risk management, business knowledge and communication skills; develop students’ ability to manage and analyse huge volume of business data using computer software popularly used in the global business world; enable students to solve business problems by a judicious application of technical and practical skills; enable students to obtain internationally recognized professional qualifications including SAS Certification and Financial Risk Manager (FRM) Examinations and prepare students for a statistical and analyst position in the financial, commercial, and government sector.
The Data Informatics Stream aims to provide students with professional training in data informatics, business knowledge and communication skills. It is an interdisciplinary study, which enables students to acquire knowledge on both data analytics and information management techniques. (This Stream enables students to obtain internationally recognized professional qualification on SAS Foundation Certification and prepares students to work in the areas which require both data analytics and information management knowledge in the increasingly data-driven economy.)