Volgenau School of Engineering
George Mason University
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George Mason University

AIT 580: Analytics: Big Data to Information

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Course provides an overview of Big Data and its use in commercial, scientific, governmental and other applications. Topics include technical and non-technical disciplines required to collect, process and use enormous amounts of data available from numerous sources. Lectures cover system acquisition, law and policy, and ethical issues. It includes brief discussions of technologies involved in collecting, mining, analyzing and using results.

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Course provides an overview of Big Data and its use in commercial, scientific, governmental and other applications.  Topics include technical and non-technical disciplines required to collect, process and use enormous amounts of data available from numerous sources.  Lectures cover system acquisition, law and policy, and ethical issues.  It includes brief discussions of technologies involved in collecting, mining, analyzing and using results.

When Offered: Fall, Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

Graduate Standing.

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