/Big Data - Professional course
Provided by: UWE
Course Area: South West
Course Code: Z41000093
Course Type: Short Course
Start date: 20210510
Subjects: Cloud Computing, Data Analytics, Data Science, Knowledge Management
Price: £500 to £2,000
Delivery Method: Face to face
Learning and Teaching
The module is delivered through weekly lectures and weekly tutorial sessions. Each lecture will direct the course and introduce the new ideas and skills required. Then small group tutorial sessions will enable each student to carry out the study and research exercises described in the associated work-sheet under the guidance of a Tutor.
The teaching material is available from Blackboard (our online learning environment). A course text is also recommended.
The module will be assessed through a written report and an oral assessment (presentation/viva).
Who Is This Course For
Our professional courses will bring you up to date with current information, science and technology trends, and are offered as individual stand-alone modules or can be used to build up credit towards a named postgraduate qualification (PG Certificate, PG Diploma or Masters) within our Information Management and Information Technology Awards.
What Will I Learn
Course Content includes a detailed examination of the following topics:
Data Storage and Retrieval, Introduction to Big Data, SQL Databases vs. NoSQL Databases, Storing Big Data, Achieving Data Quality, Knowledge-based Information Retrieval, Big Data and Cloud Computing (technology, challenges and trends)Visit this course