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Data Analysis in the Real World

 
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About This Course

This course discusses data-driven decision making across a variety of sectors such as healthcare, education, and government. This course also offers recommendations for decision-making based on data analytics for each sector. The course will begin with an introduction of Big Data, then continue into a deeper dive on its implications within each sector.

Features

  • Mobile-friendly
  • Audio-enabled
  • Badge and credit-awarding
  • Real-world case studies
  • Fully accessible
  • Games & Flashcards
  • Expert-supported
  • Video content

Topics

  • Results-based management (RBM)
  • Business intelligence
  • Knowledge management systems
  • Big Data
  • Data mining
  • ANOVA
  • Standard Scores (z-scores)
  • Reliability
  • Validity
  • Business improvement analytics
  • Simple index number
  • Healthcare analytics
  • Epidemiology analytics
  • Education analytics
  • Public sector analytics
  • Sustainability analtyics

Outcomes

  • Explain the management implications of the use of business intelligence and knowledge management systems
  • Define Big Data and describe its current uses for analysis and future potential and its implications
  • Explain common analytics for business and quality improvement
  • Recommend manufacturing business decisions based on data analytics
  • Explain common analytics used in health care
  • Recommend health care decisions based on data analytics
  • Explain common analytics used in education
  • Recommend educational decisions based in data analytics
  • Explain common analytics used in government
  • Recommend governmental decisions based on data analytics

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