MIS770 – Analytical Skills Foundations
Learning Outcome Details Unit Learning Outcome (ULO) Graduate Learning Outcome (GLO) ULO2: Manipulate and summaries data that accurately represents real world problems GLO4: Critical thinking ULO4: Use various contemporary tools to analyse business information and recognize the usefulness of these tools GLO3: Digital literacy Overview The purpose of this assignment is to investigate a data set utilizing the knowledge learned in Module Two. This will enable conclusions to be drawn that ultimately assist in decision making. You will also draw on information/techniques covered in Module One. The assignment requires you to analyse a given data set, interpret the results, and then draw conclusions such that you are able to reply to specific questions being asked of you in the form of a report. (These questions are asked in the following memorandum). The aims of the assignments are to: provide you with some examples of the application of data analysis within an organisation, test your understanding of the material in the relevant topics, test your ability to analyse and interpret your results, test your ability to effectively communicate the results of your analysis to others. Before tackling an assignment, make sure you have prepared yourself well. As a minimum, please read the relevant sections of the prescribed text and listen/watch the pre-recorded material for Modules 1 & 2.