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Postgraduate | CUR-INF510 | 2023

Telling Stories with Data

Previously CUR-INFM120

Course information for 2023 intake

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Study method
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Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 27 Feb 2023
  • 27 Nov 2023
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Telling Stories with Data

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. understand the practical and theoretical issues involved in gathering, processing and analysing data in a relevant disciplinary/professional context
    2. assess the context in which data is used and its potential for constructing meaning
    3. critically reflect on the ethical implications in data gathering, analysis and reporting
    4. apply techniques and principles to capture and use data to answer specific questions and tell a compelling story

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • CUR-INFM120-Technologies for Information Services (no longer available)

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Administrative access to computing facilities, including reliable access to the Internet and to a PC computer which runs Windows (including Word).

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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