The first term for enrollment into the Capstone Certificate in Data Analytics for Decision Making is spring 2019.
|L I S/COM ARTS 705||Introductory Analytics for Decision Making 1||3|
|L I S 706||Data Mining Planning and Management||3|
|L I S 707||Data Visualization and Communication for Decision Making||3|
L I S/COM ARTS 705 MUST be taken first.
- Students can formulate questions related to existing organizational goals or challenges, identify sources of data to answer those questions, and design and implement a data analysis plan to answer the questions.
- Students will demonstrate competency with a range of data collection and analysis techniques and tools appropriate to organizational decision making and assessment including the basics of data mining and visualizations.
- Students can effectively communicate the rationale for a data project and the results of their analysis across different types of media and using best practices of textual and visual communications.
- Students can articulate the possible information value and the limitations of data and analytics projects based on understanding of data quality, data availability, metadata functionality and other data management issues.