Graduate Course Descriptions

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5185. Introduction to Data Analytics and Managing Information Systems

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Not open for credit to students who have passed OPIM 5165, 5181, or 5182.

Grading Basis: Graded

Introduction to key issues and concepts in data analytics. Delineates differences between standard statistical analysis, including model estimation and evaluation, and the data driven approach of data analytics. Emphasis on critical issues underlying almost all data analytics projects, including data quality (accuracy, objectivity, and reliability), missing values, outliers, and data standardization. Introduction to basic analytics techniques and processes. Prepares students to execute IT-related responsibilities effectively, and to be able to do so even as the set of available technologies changes over time. Presents students with frameworks that let them analyze business situations involving IT in a structured way. Students will develop sophisticated understanding of the links between IT, business strategy, and business process. Students will also gain an appreciation of the organizational and management practices that complement IT investments.

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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Spring 2024 11372 Hartford In Person Khade, Vishnu 710 Reg Tu 6:00pm‑9:00pm
40/40 GBLC 501 3.00 Graded
Spring 2024 13358 Hartford Online Synchronous Khade, Vishnu 741 Reg Mo 7:00pm‑8:30pm
72/50 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded This class is open to OMBA Cohort students only
Spring 2024 11373 Stamford Online Synchronous Marchi, Glenn 820 Reg Th 6:00pm‑9:00pm
42/40 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 1046 Hartford In Person Khade, Vishnu 710 Reg Mo 6:00pm‑9:00pm
0/45 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 1047 Hartford Online Asynchronous Khade, Vishnu 712 Reg 0/45 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded