BUSN5007 Business Analytics Industry Project
- 12 points
|Semester 2||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
- Students apply their business analytic and research skills to a real business problem in the completion of the business analytics industry project. This project is completed in teams and students work on a project identified by a private or public company, a not-for-profit organisation or an industry association. Students are required to present the results of their analysis to both the client and faculty.
- Students are able to (1) prepare and explain a proposal for an industry-based project; (2) prepare a comprehensive written industry report; (3) deliver a high-quality oral presentation to the industry sponsors and faculty
; (4) develop an appreciation of analytical tools and techniques that can be used to inform management; and (5) apply an industry standard tool set to deliver operational results.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) prepare and explain a proposal for an industry-based project; (2) oral presentation to industry; and (3) business report to industry. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Associate Professor Paul Bergey and Dr Catherine Leighton
- Unit rules
- Enrolment in Master of Business Analytics (completion of at least 30 points), including:
- Contact hours
- Indicative contact hours: up to 6 hours per week.
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.