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Undergraduate | MUR-MSP202 | 2024

The Search for Everything: data Analytics and Storytelling in the 21st Century

Work with data and see the impact you can have on everyday life. From collection to analysis, you’ll explore how data tells stories, informs decisions, and influences human behaviour. Get creative with visualisation. Get ethical with your approaches. 

Study method
100% online
100% online
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
24 June 2024,
29 July 2024,
25 Nov 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

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The Search for Everything: data Analytics and Storytelling in the 21st Century

About this subject

  • On successful completion of the subject you should be able to:

    1. Describe the impact of data analytics on society and broad industry sectors
    2. Analyse and discuss ethical issues impacting the use of data analytics
    3. Apply data analysis skills, learning to clean, prepare, and manipulate data
    4. Present data-driven insights in a range of formats for internal and external stakeholders.

Entry requirements


To enrol in this subject, you must have passed a minimum of 12 credit points at 100-level.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Arts (Community Development)

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