ENTERPRISE BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

BUS5EBI

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Business intelligence (BI) is a broad category of applications and technologies for gathering, storing, analysing data, and providing access to decision-making information to business managers in a range of business areas like accounting, finance, human resources, sales and marketing. OLAP (On-Line Analytical Processing) systems, as a means of providing BI are discussed. Students are introduced to intelligent data mining technologies and how they are used for finding useful information in enterprise information systems as well as analysis of patterns in data stored in databases. An emphasis is placed on business applications of data mining in areas like retail, banking and finance. A business intelligence tool will also be used to provide hands-on experience to the students.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMei-Tai Chu

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisites BUS5SBF or FIN5SBF, BUS5BIM, BUS5BID

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsBusiness Intelligence: A Managerial ApproachPrescribedRamesh Sharda, Dursun Delen, Efraim Turban, 2014PEARSON EDUCATION INC.
ReadingsBusiness intelligence : making better decisions fasterRecommendedVitt,E., Luckevich, M., Misner, S., 2002REDMOND WASH, MICROSOFT PRESS

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Apply the definition, concept and framework of Enterprise Business Intelligence

Activities:
Lectures, Tutorials and Assessments
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

02. Integrate the methodology and techniques of Enterprise Business Intelligence systems

Activities:
Lectures, Tutorials and Assessments
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

03. Management and measurement of Key Success Factors in BI System

Activities:
Lectures, Tutorials, and Assessments
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

04. Effectively use SAS Enterprise Minor business intelligence tool adopted largely in industry

Activities:
Lectures, Tutorials and Assessments
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMei-Tai Chu

Class requirements

Computer Laboratory Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
class activities and assessment (equivalent to 1,000-words, individual assessment)10 01, 02, 03, 04
lab activities and assessment (equivalent to 1,000-words, individual assessment)20 01, 02, 03, 04
one Group assignment and presentation; 2,000-words per student30 01, 02, 03, 04
one Mid-term test and one Final test (individual assessment, 20 min each)40 01, 02, 03, 04

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPetrus Usmanij

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
class activities and assessment (equivalent to 1,000-words, individual assessment)10 01, 02, 03, 04
lab activities and assessment (equivalent to 1,000-words, individual assessment)20 01, 02, 03, 04
one Group assignment and presentation; 2,000-words per student30 01, 02, 03, 04
one Mid-term test and one Final test (individual assessment, 20 min each)40 01, 02, 03, 04