ANALYTICS PROJECT 2

BUS5PR2

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject provides you with an opportunity to apply the skills and knowledge gained in the course to further enhance their analytics knowledge and skills as well as to strengthen their analytics portfolio. The subject is usually an advanced elective and is intended for students who completed BUS5PR1 but wish to continue or extend the scope of the original project further. Like BUS5PR1, 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-ordinatorKok-Leong Ong

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites N/A

Co-requisites BUS5PR1

Incompatible subjects N/A

Equivalent subjects N/A

Special conditions N/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

02. Develop analytical solution 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

03. 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

04. 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

05. 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
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

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City Campus, 2018, Semester 2, Night

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKok-Leong Ong

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 02, 03
Assignment, data analysis and analytics2000 words equivalency task40 03, 04
Report, final presentation of insights and/or discovery2000 words equivalency task40 05

City Campus, 2018, Semester 1, Night

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKok-Leong Ong

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours supervised research per study period 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 02, 03
Assignment, data analysis and analytics2000 words equivalency task40 03, 04
Report, final presentation of insights and/or discovery2000 words equivalency task40 05