ACCY 570 NA1 - Data Analytics Foundations
Concepts and foundations underlying data analytics for accountancy. Provides fundamental knowledge of how to acquire, organize, synthesize and analyze large volumes of data to address questions and problems. After completing this course, students should (1) have a foundational understanding of the techniques underlying data analytics, (2) recognize scenarios and identify appropriate tools for various types of data analysis and (3) use common computer-based tools to perform data analysis. Course Information: 2 or 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. May be repeated up to 4 hours for iMSA and online students that complete the first part of the course content in a 2-hour section (part A) and then complete the remainder of the class in a second 2-hour section (part B). Prerequisite: Enrollment in graduate accounting program or consent of the department.
This section is restricted to approved Non-Degree students. Additional Coursera ID Verification fees ($158 per 2 credit-hour course) are required. See: https://onlinemsa.illinois.edu/program/tuition/. Deadline to register is January 5, 2018.
Academic Program Restrictions:
NDEG:Accountancy Online -UIUC
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate
Credit: 2 hr