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CP5805 - Programming and Data Analytics using Python

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
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

  • Non-Invigilated > Assignments - (70%)
  • Practicals - (30%).
Prerequisites: 6CP OF POSTGRADUATE SUBJECTS

Availabilities

JCU Online, Study Period 81, External
Census Date 23-Jan-2020
Coordinator: Mr Lindsay Ward
Lecturer: Mr Trevor Andersen.
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

JCU Online, Study Period 85, External
Census Date 10-Sep-2020
Coordinator: Mr Lindsay Ward
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

Study Period 85, External
Census Date 10-Sep-2020
Coordinator: Mr Lindsay Ward
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: WWW - LearnJCU

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.