Topics in Business Analytics

Module description

This module will introduce the key ideas and current topics in business analytics. It will act as a foundation for the programme and will introduce you to key concepts and ideas as well as offer a preview of the modules in term 2. It will highlight the importance of data to organisations and how it can be used to improve firm performance in relation to competitors, customers, employees and processes. The module will introduce you to how data and analytic methods can be used to support an organisation’s overall strategy. The module will also consider ethical, regulatory and security issues associated with data and its use within a business environment.

*New module for academic year 2020/21. Full content details will be provided later in the academic year.

Full module specification

Module title:Topics in Business Analytics
Module code:BEMM457
Module level:M
Academic year:2020/1
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Module credit:15
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