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Area/Catalogue
INFS 3082

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
166865

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To explore and apply text and social media analytic methods and tools. To use analytic and visualisation tools and present outcomes appropriately in support of a case or business question.



Course content

This course will develop student knowledge in web analytics including acquiring content and data from websites. Building on this knowledge students will analyse web text incorporating discourse analysis, content analysis and sentiment analysis. User analytics, including interpreting users' interaction with social media sites, such as
comments, likes and upvotes, and user activity metadata will also be covered in this course.      



Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
COMM 2079 Content Creation for Media

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Workshop 2 hours x 13 weeks
Practical 1 hour x 12 weeks
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Workshop 2 hours x 13 weeks
Practical 1 hour x 12 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Assignment 1125 words 25% N/A
Web Text Analysis 1575 words 35% N/A
Critical analysis 1800 words 40% N/A
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Assignment 1125 words 25% N/A
Web Text Analysis 1575 words 35% N/A
Critical analysis 1800 words 40% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Information Technology and Mathematical

Degrees this course is offered in

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