|Short Description:||Big Data Visualisation|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Business|
|Student contribution band :||Band 2|
|ASCED code :||020300 - Information Systems|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||5 March 2021|
Enrolment is not permitted in CIS8025 if CIS8701 has been previously completed.
This course provides students with a sound grounding in data visualisation theory, concepts and design. Students will develop the knowledge and skills to apply best practice principles in the design and implementation of data visualisation applications that utilise big data in ways that inform decision making for organisations. The course requires student to apply fundamental and advanced aspects of data visualisation theory and design principles as well as the methods and techniques for creating user-oriented data visualisation solutions using a data visualisation tool. Students will implement, through a hands-on team project, elements of sound data visualisation design, while developing an appreciation of the ethical considerations and need for strong policy to protect the privacy and security of citizens' data.