- One Semester or equivalent
- 48 hours
On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.
2022 teaching periods
Higher Ed. Semester 2
Last self enrolment:
Last withdraw without fail:
Aims and objectives
This unit introduces students to the architectures of contemporary Big Data platforms and ecosystems of tools. These technologies are the foundation of Big Data analytics which facilitate scalable management and processing of vast quantities of data. The unit is delivered in collaboration with industry and prepares students with the essential foundations towards undertaking professional certifications.
|Unit Learning Outcomes|
|On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:|
|#||Unit Learning Outcome Description|
|ULO1||Explain and compare the architecture of contemporary Big Data tools and platforms|
|ULO2||Demonstrate skills in working with a contemporary Big Data platform to manage large data sets|
|ULO3||Apply Big Data related technologies in developing applications to solve common problems faced by organisations|