SI 696: Big Data Analytics

This mastery course will require students to demonstrate mastery of data collection, processing, analysis, retrieval, mining, visualization, and prediction. Students will synthesize methods from information retrieval, statistical data analysis, data mining, machine learning, and other big-data related fields. Students will work on semester-long projects that deal with industry-scale data sets and solve real-world problems. Aligned with best industry practices, students will be expected to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment and to demonstrate independence and leadership. Students must be able to create and use tools to handle very large transactional, texts, network, behavioral, and/or multimedia data sets. View syllabus

Credit Hours: 3
Advisory prerequisites: At least 2 of the following: SI 561, 608, 649 and 650
Required prerequisites: SI 501 & 544 & 618 & 671

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