MBA 561 IMB - Intro to Bus Analytics w/R
For businesses to capitalize on data analytics, they need leaders who understand the data analytic process. Even more valuable are leaders who know how to analyze big data. This course addresses the human skills gap by providing a foundational set of data analytic skills that can be applied to many business settings. You will gain first-hand experience with key steps of the data assembly process, as well as with tools for communicating data analytic results. Specifically, you will have the opportunity to install R, a popular data analytic language. You will also install and gain familiarity with RStudio, and integrated development environment (IDE), that makes it easier to code with R. You will also be introduced to notebooks and dashboards-powerful tools for communicating code and analytic results. Finally, you will get some practice executing some data manipulation tasks that are required before data can be analyzed with machine learning algorithms. Course Information: 2 graduate h
Registration in this section is restricted to students admitted to the iMBA or iMSM degree programs.
Academic Program Restrictions:
MBA: (PT) Business Adm -- UIUC
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate