Unit

School Of Computer, Data And Mathematical Sciences

Applications of Big DataWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 301110.2

Discipline: COMPUTER SCIENCE

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 3

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Yi Guo


Assumed Knowledge
Knowledge of computer software, databases, and entry-level statistics.


Prerequisite
301107 Analytics Programming OR 300580 Programming Fundamentals

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Sydney City Session 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Antoinette Cevenini  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2022 Autumn  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
Many techniques and tools have been developed over the past decade to cope with the ever-growing needs for the processing and analysis of big data. This unit will cover the key techniques that have been widely used in big data applications, such as relational and Not Only Structured Query Language (NoSQL) databases, Web Services, parallel and cloud computing, MapReduce, Hadoop and its eco-system. It aims to introduce the emerging technologies and applications in big data to students, and keep up with the latest trends in the industry.


Courses
1818.4Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
1819.3Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
1820.2Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
2743.11Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2786.3Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
2787.2Bachelor of Business (Advanced Business Leadership)SUSPENDED
2788.3Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of LawsCURRENT
3687.2Bachelor of Information SystemsCURRENT
3688.1Bachelor of Information Systems AdvancedCURRENT
3728.4Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
3734.1Bachelor of Data ScienceCONTINUING
3737.2Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
3744.2Bachelor of Information Systems/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
3745.2Bachelor of Information Systems Advanced/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
3754.1Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING
3756.1Bachelor of Science (Pathway to Teaching Primary/Secondary)CONTINUING
3757.1Bachelor of Advanced ScienceCONTINUING
3763.1Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of ArtsCONTINUING
3764.1Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of International StudiesCONTINUING
3764.2Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of International StudiesCURRENT
3769.1Bachelor of Data ScienceCONTINUING
3769.2Bachelor of Data ScienceCURRENT
3770.1Bachelor of Applied Data ScienceCURRENT
4656.3Bachelor of Health ScienceCURRENT
4741.2Bachelor of Sport DevelopmentCURRENT
4742.1Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)-Pathway to Teaching (Secondary)CURRENT
4747.2Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)CURRENT
4748.3Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
4748.4Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
6000.2Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health ScienceCURRENT
6037.3Diploma in Business/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
6040.1Diploma in Information and Communications Technology/Bachelor of Information SystemsCURRENT
6043.1Diploma in Science/Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING


Specialisations

M3098.1Big DataCURRENT
MT2041.1Business AnalyticsCURRENT
MT3026.1Applied PhysicsCONTINUING
MT3032.1Data ScienceCONTINUING
SM4008.1Exercise ScienceCURRENT




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