ANALYTICS PROJECT 1

BUS5PR1

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline


This subject provides you with an opportunity to further enhance your analytics knowledge and skills and strengthen your analytics portfolio. This subject is an advanced elective, where you will gain hands-on experience by working on an authentic analytics project with either a research or industry focus. If the project is taken with an industry focus, then you will be supervised by an academic and an industry practitioner.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorWei Peng

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites N/A

Co-requisites BUS5AP or Subject to Coordinator Approval

Incompatible subjects N/A

Equivalent subjects N/A

Special conditions N/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Develop analytical solutions by following an established analytical methodology or framework.

Activities:
Consultation with supervisor and where required, industry supervisor.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

02. Independently identify the relevant analytical tasks to respond to a given research or business problem.

Activities:
Consultation with supervisor and where required, industry supervisor.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

03. Engage ethically and professionally with the relevant supervisors, data and any other stakeholders.

Activities:
Consultation with supervisor and where required, industry supervisor.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

04. Produce a comprehensive report containing the analytical results for all stakeholders involved.

Activities:
Consultation with supervisor and where required, industry supervisor.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

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Start date between: and    Key dates

City Campus, 2018, Semester 2, Night

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorWei Peng

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours supervised research per week on weekdays at night from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment, problem formulation and task design1000 words equivalency task20 01, 02
Assignment, data analysis and analytics2000 words equivalency task40 02, 03
Report, presentation of final insights and/or discovery2000 words equivalency task40 04

City Campus, 2018, Semester 1, Night

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorWei Peng

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours supervised research per week on weekdays at night from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assignment, problem formulation and task design1000 words equivalency task20 01, 02
Assignment, data analysis and analytics2000 words equivalency task40 02, 03
Report, presentation of final insights and/or discovery2000 words equivalency task40 04