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CP5805 - Programming and Data Analytics using Python

Credit points: 3
Year: 2022
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

In this subject, students will learn problem-solving and coding skills to design algorithms and develop solutions to data science and IT problems. Students will write programs using Python and related data science libraries to perform tasks including data visualisation and analysis.

Learning Outcomes

  • apply problem-solving techniques to develop algorithms in the IT context;
  • apply best-practice coding techniques to develop solutions;
  • use programming libraries to solve data science problems.

Subject Assessment

  • Performance/Practice/Product > Software development/creation - (70%) - Individual
  • Performance/Practice/Product > Practical assessment/practical skills demonstration - (30%) - Individual.
Prerequisites: 6CP OF POSTGRADUATE SUBJECTS

Availabilities

JCU Online, Study Period 81, External
Census Date 27-Jan-2022
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 65 hours - Online resources including readings, screencasts, embedded quizzing
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: Online - JCU
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

JCU Online, Study Period 85, External
Census Date 15-Sep-2022
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 65 hours - Online resources including readings, screencasts, embedded quizzing
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: Online - JCU
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.