- Faculty of Engineering Sciences
- Teaching department
- UCL School of Management
- Credit value
Alternative credit options
There are no alternative credit options available for this module.
The module aims to equip students with an understanding of what data is, why and how it is converted into information and used as business intelligence to drive business strategy and business decision making. The module will cover sources of data, how that data is managed and cleansed to provide the basis for business intelligence. It will cover traditional sources of business intelligence as well as Big Data, Open Data and Business Intelligence in the Cloud. Students will use commercial tools for discovery and visualisation of data and will gain an appreciation of reporting findings to management.
Module deliveries for 2020/21 academic year
Intended teaching term: Term 1 Undergraduate (FHEQ Level 4)
Teaching and assessment
- Mode of study
- Methods of assessment
50% Unseen two-hour final examination20% Group Data Viz30% Coursework (1,500 words)
- Mark scheme
- Numeric Marks
- Number of students on module in previous year
- Module leader
- Dr Jeffrey Pittaway
- Who to contact for more information
This module description was last updated on 5th March 2020.