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5185. Introduction to Data Analytics and Managing Information Systems

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: BADM 5103 or OPIM 5103 or 5603. 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
Fall 2021 2178 Stamford In Person Marchi, Glenn M20 Reg We 7:00pm‑10:00pm
11/40 DWTN 138 3.00 Graded
Fall 2021 1627 Hartford In Person Khade, Vishnu R10 Reg Mo 6:00pm‑9:00pm
23/60 GBLC 605 3.00 Graded
Fall 2021 2581 Waterbury In Person Prakash, Pankaj W31 Reg Tu 7:15pm‑10:00pm
25/0 WREC 402 3.00 Graded
Spring 2022 12813 Stamford In Person Preli, John M20 Reg We 7:00pm‑10:00pm
27/40 DWTN 135 3.00 Graded
Spring 2022 12328 Hartford In Person Khade, Vishnu R10 Reg Mo 6:00pm‑9:00pm
32/40 GBLC 504 3.00 Graded