Checking date: 04/06/2021

Course: 2021/2022

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


Department assigned to the subject: Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
EUROACE COMPETENCES - General competences: - CG2. Ability to create new ideas and concepts (creativity), foresee new settings and to work both independently or being part of a team. - CG7. Ability to present and discuss proposals for teamwork evaluation, proving they have the personal and social skills to assume different responsibilities. ABET COMPETENCES - General competences: - Analysis and synthesis skills - Planning and organization skills - Problem solving skills - Team work skills - Capacity to apply theoretical concepts - Critical Reasoning skills - Specific Competences: - 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.