May 16, 2022  
2021-2022 Catalog 
2021-2022 Catalog

DS 306 - Techniques for Business Data Analytics

This course introduces you to data analysis in a business context, the basics of modeling business data, and the processes involved in developing business strategies to gain a competitive advantage using data. Specific topics covered in this course include overfitting models; the similarity, nearest neighbor, and clustering approaches to modeling; assessing model performance; creating data visualizations; and analytical engineering. You will use this information to complete Assignments exploring how big data has changed the way organizations view data and analytics. At the conclusion of the course, you will be prepared to carry out your own business data analyses.

Prerequisites & Notes
Student has completed or is in process of completing any of the following course(s): DA 309 - Essentials of Biostatistics

Credits: 3