IST718: Advanced Information Analytics

This course will prepare you to immediately participate as a Data Science team member on big data and data analytics projects. You will learn concepts and skills that are essential for managers of data analytics and business intelligence teams, as well as for database, data warehouse, and big data professionals.

Upon the successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

Recommended (but not required) prerequisites include familiarity with command-line interfaces, basic quantitative skills, including elementary statistics, as well as basic programming skills in SQL and R/Python. The course provides hands-on labs for you to gain practical experience in all areas listed above.