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Undergraduate | SWI-INF30004 | 2023

Business Intelligence and Data Visualisation

Get data smart. Source intelligence from diverse data supplies to help senior management make decisions that solve major commercial problems. Use analysis, predictive analytics, and data visualisation tools to generate key data insights. 

Study method
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Start dates
28 Aug 2023
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

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Business Intelligence and Data Visualisation

About this subject

  • Students who successfully complete this subject will be able to:

    1. Demonstrate an understanding of the strategic value of information, data management, and Business Intelligence to organisational decision-making activities

    2. Contextualise business problems in order to evaluate the requirements for information and data

    3. Analyse large corporate datasets using complementary Business Intelligence/Business Analytics tools to generate insights and provide alternative solutions to an organisation's complex problems

    4. Evaluate the technological, social, management, and organisational issues affecting the application and/or implementation of Business Intelligence related activities

    5. Communicate effectively as a professional and function as an effective leader or member of a team

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

one of

  • SWI-INF10002 (Not currently available)

  • SWI-INF20004 (Not currently available)

and one of

  • SWI-INF20003-Requirements Analysis and Modelling (no longer available)

  • SWI-INF20010 (Not currently available)

  • SWI-INF20011 (Not currently available)

  • SWI-INF20016 (Not currently available)


Students should have completed 150 Credit Points (12 units) including the prerequisites listed above.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Student feedback

6 student respondents between 17 July - 17 July 2023.

83%of students felt the study load was manageable

100%of students felt this subject helped them gain relevant skills

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