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BUSN350 - Analytics II

Course Details

Course Code: BUSN350 Course ID: 4593 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course is designed to provide a intermediate knowledge in analytics, and how it is used in business to strengthen the decision-making process. Students will focus on managerial level of statistical methods, advanced Excel functionality, and continue to work on applying concept to strengthen the ability to integrate concepts into objective decision-making processes. (Prerequisite: BUSN250)





Prerequisites

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
12/31/18 - 05/31/19 06/03/19 - 07/28/19 Spring 2019 Session D 8 Week session
02/25/19 - 08/02/19 08/05/19 - 09/29/19 Summer 2019 Session I 8 Week session
04/29/19 - 10/04/19 10/07/19 - 12/01/19 Fall 2019 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

CO-1: Differentiate between quantitative and qualitative data

CO-2: Assess the elements that can be codified in quantitative and/or qualitative fashion, given specific organizational processes.

CO-3: Analyze how the range of possible correlation values are used to inform the degree of association among variables.

CO-4: Integrate the use of normal distributions with six-sigma quality control approaches, and risk aversion.

CO-5: Analyze the implications on the business decision-making process when given a set of descriptive statistics.

NameGrade %
Forums 25.00 %
Forum 1 3.57 %
Forum 2 3.57 %
Forum 3 3.57 %
Forum 4 3.57 %
Forum 5 3.57 %
Forum 6 3.57 %
Forum 7 3.57 %
Assignments 55.00 %
Week 1 Assignment 7.86 %
Week 2 Assignment 7.86 %
Week 3 Assignment 7.86 %
Week 4 Assignment 7.86 %
Week 5 Assignment 7.86 %
Week 6 Assignment 7.86 %
Week 7 Assignment 7.86 %
Final Exam 20.00 %
Final Exam 20.00 %

Web Sites

In addition to the required course texts, the following public domain web sites are useful. Please abide by the university’s academic honesty policy when using Internet sources as well. Note web site addresses are subject to change.

Site Name

Web Site URL/Address

American Psychological Association (APA) Style Website

www.apastyle.org

Purdue Online Writing Lab

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/

YouTube Video on Formatting an APA Style Paper

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9pbUoNa5tyY&feature=related

Regression Examples

http://www.stat.ufl.edu/~winner/Regression_Examples.html

YouTube Videos on Microsoft Excel for Beginners

http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL6D44A8F7E77DB825

Business Analytics Techniques

http://www.businessanalytics.com/

Book Title:Students must have access to the required software. APUS does not supply this software. The listing can be found at https://apus.libguides.com/c.php?g=241438&p=3514444
Author: No Author Specified
Book Title:Business Analytics, 2nd Ed - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN:9780321997821
Publication Info:VS-Pearson
Author:Evans, James R.
Unit Cost:$196.85
Electronic ISBN:9781323574355
Electronic Unit Cost:$37.80

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.