Short Description

Apply concepts, frameworks and tools of project management and strategies in the context of business analytics projects, using case studies to examine the real-world management challenges.

You’ll learn to:

  • Select appropriate management approaches and analytics goals for each project, applying techniques to reduce uncertainty
  • Assess the project data requirements and associated time-budgets for data collection
  • Plan for project success within the constraints of time, cost and quality
  • Understand the risks and uncertainties associated with managing analytics projects, applying principles to manage project teams
  • Understand the importance of integrating analytics teams with business teams
  • Apply basic tools of project management at strategic, systems and operational levels in real-world analytical contexts