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Area/Catalogue
INFS 5131

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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

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Course ID
170529

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

To develop skills in machine learning to address opportunities and challenges in business using predictive analytics and pattern detection with (Big) data.

Course content

An overview of artificial intelligence focusing on machine learning and the opportunities for innovation and efficiency in business and management. A business roadmap for the successful integration of machine learning in any organisation. Supervised, semi-supervised and unsupervised learning algorithms including sentiment analysis, market basket analysis, recommender systems and streaming analytics for the Internet of Things using BI software.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
INFS 5130 Fundamentals of Data Analytics for Business

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Workshop 3 hours x 10 weeks
Preparatory 1 week x 1 hour
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Online 30 hours x N/A

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, CITY WEST
Continuous assessment N/A 20% Weekly
Assignment 2000 words 30% N/A
Case study 3000 words 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 20% Weekly
Assignment 2000 words 30% N/A
Case study 3000 words 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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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.

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