Big data for business
This course provides to students in management an understanding of technical concepts which are now at the center of the business world: APIs, data visualization, machine learning, network analysis, text mining, big data, data protection, etc.
In terms of professional goals, after this course you will be equipped for positions where you need to have a broad view and understanding of the stakes of big data for the business.
This course offers a broad view on many topics which are each covered more in depth on other courses at emlyon business school: MK340 (Machine Learning), MK341 (Business Analysis Toolbelt: Excel, SQL, Tableau), MK342 (Data Mining and Text Analysis), MK343 (Strategic foresight and digital transformation), MK344 (Big data in practice).
9 modules covering important topics in big data
Each module consists in a video lecture, supporting slides and pdfs, a bibliography and a quiz. Check the table of content below!
In 2017/2018, the group project consists in creating a collective podcast. Each group of student will identify an expert in a domain of big data to interview and will record an episode.