ANALYSING BUSINESS DATA

BUS1BAN

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In a world where organisations are confronted with a vast amount of information, there is an ever-increasing demand for graduates who can make effective use of data.  This subject will help you to become a more competent user of information and will enable you to develop an understanding of decision-making processes. The subject will assist you to attain an introductory level of statistical literacy and apply statistical concepts to critical business problems and major social issues.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects BUS1BUA

Equivalent subjects BUS1BUA

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsBusiness AnalyticsPrescribedEliyathamby A Selvanathan, Saroja Selvanathan & Gerald Kelly, 2016Cengage
MediaSubject Learning VideosPrescribedHayat Khan (2016)HK

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Critically analyse the role of information management and data analysis in effective decision-making in organisations

Activities:
Each week students will engage with on-line learning activities followed by a two hour face to face workshop to develop their Quantitative Literacy skills. The learning developed through these activities will be assessed using a formative and summative assessments. The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Inquiry/Research)

02. Describe basic procedures that modern organisations have developed to manage risk

Activities:
Each week students will engage with on-line learning activities followed by a two hour face to face workshop to develop their Quantitative Literacy skills. The learning developed through these activities will be assessed using a formative and summative assessments. The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Inquiry/Research)

03. Select and use appropriate software tools to calculate descriptive statistics, inferential statistics, and forecasting

Activities:
Each week students will engage with on-line learning activities followed by a two hour face to face workshop to develop their Quantitative Literacy skills. The learning developed through these activities will be assessed using a formative and summative assessments. The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Inquiry/Research)

04. Demonstrate an ability to use statistical techniques to form a solution to a problem, and to use and communicate data to support conclusions

Activities:
Each week students will engage with on-line learning activities followed by a two hour face to face workshop to develop their Quantitative Literacy skills. The learning developed through these activities will be assessed using a formative and summative assessments. The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Quantitative Literacy)

05. Select and apply appropriate statistical methodology to a variety of problems relating to social, organisational and business settings

Activities:
Students will apply the learning developed through the weekly on-line/face to face learning activities and formative assessments to a real world problem
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Inquiry/Research)

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Albury-Wodonga, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Carlton (CarltonCollegeSport), 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

China (ECNU), 2020, Week 37-52, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 37 - 52
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

China (ECNU), 2020, Week 28-31, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 28 - 31
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 28 to week 31 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

China (SiChuanUni), 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

China (SiChuanUni), 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Chisholm311(ChisholmInstitute), 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Melbourne, 2020, LTU Term 5, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 37 - 42
Two 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Mildura, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Shepparton, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Sydney, 2020, Study Period 3, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 46
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day in week 46 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Sydney, 2020, Study Period 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 42
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Sydney, 2020, Study Period 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Vietnam (Hanoi University), 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of online learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05

Vietnam (Hanoi University), 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Ma

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"In addition, students are expected to undertake between 1 h and 3 h of learning and assessment activities each week prior to class."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online quizzes (equivalent to 500 words)The online quizzes will assess students' understanding of the concepts covered in the online videos and weekly workshop activities. Best 4 out of 5 online quizzes will contribute towards each student's final grade. 10 01, 02, 03
In-class exercises & pre-workshop questions.Students are expected to complete weekly exercises in class, with evidence of pre-workshop preparation. Best 5 out of 7 in-class exercise marks & best 8 out of 10 pre-workshop preparation marks will contribute towards each student's final grade. Broadly equivalent to 1000 words. 20 01, 02, 03
One 1000-word research project (equivalent to 1000 words)The research project requires students to analyse real world data using techniques learned in this subject. 20 01, 02, 03
One 2-hour final examination (Equivalent to 2000 words)The Graduate Capability of Quantitative Literacy will be reported on the basis of student performance in the final exam. 50 04, 05