Checking date: 29/04/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Big Data
Study: Bachelor in Management of Information and Digital Contents (340)


Department assigned to the subject: Computer Science and Engineering Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
- Analysis and synthesis skills - Planning and organization skills - Problem solving skills - Team work skills - Capacity to apply theoretical concepts - Critical Reasoning skills - Cognitive (acquired knowledge) 1. Knowledge about main Artificial Intelligence (AI) techniques and concepts. 2. Knowledge about the application of the different AI techniques in different areas, such as business, banking or finance. 3. Knowledge about the complexity in implementing intelligent solutions in real environments. - Instrumental (know how) 1. Designing intelligent systems to solve practical problems. 2. Critical analysis of real-life problems. 3. Using specific tools to develop intelligent systems. - Attitude 1. Creativity. 2. Quality aspects. 3. Motivation. 4. Seeking solutions to new problems.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1.- Introduction to Big Data 2.- Biga Data Architecture 3.- Big Data Techniques 4.- Information Systems and Big Data 5.- Machine Learning and Big Data
Learning activities and methodology
Practical activities will include Python programming and the use of a public dataset.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50
Additional Bibliography
  • Sebastian Raschka, Vahid Mirjalili . Python Machine Learning. Packt Publishing. 2017

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.