Data Mining for Business Analytics, Online teaching
75,00 € (15 €/cr)
Faculty or school
Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences
Language of instruction
Technology and Natural Sciences
Mode of study
Data Mining for Business Analytics, 5 cr
Language of instruction: English
The course gives an introduction to data mining and analysis of large datasets. For example, networks and databases involve massive amounts of data, and mining of useful information from data is an increasingly common challenge. By taking the course, the student learns the basic principles and terminology of data mining, knows the commonly used algorithms, and recognizes the typical challenges of processing large datasets. The course will introduce several application areas of data mining, including the principles of web search engines, recommendation systems, and web advertising.
The concept and terminology of data mining.
Understanding the special principles of processing large, non-structured datasets.
Basic principles of web search engines.
Knowledge of the basic methods and algorithms.
Special challenges of processing large datasets: memory usage and data formats.