- Code COMP8430
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Computer Science
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
- Course subject Computer Science
Real-world data are commonly messy, distributed, and heterogeneous. This course introduces core concepts of data cleaning and standardisation, and data integration, that are aimed at converting and mapping raw data into other formats that allow more efficient and convenient use and analysis of data. The courses also discusses data quality, management, and storage issues as relevant to data analytics.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Critically reflect upon different data sources, types, formats, and structures,
- Research, justify and apply data cleaning, preprocessing, and standardisation for data analytics,
Apply data integration concepts and techniques to heterogeneous and distributed data,
Interpret, assess and discuss data quality measurements,
Research and justify advanced data wrangling, data integration, and database techniques as relevant to data analytics
If you believe you meet the pre-requisites for this course through alternative means, please contact email@example.com to apply for an exemption.
- Written and practical assignments (40% each) - LO 1 to 4
- Oral presentation and report (20%) - LO 5
- Final examination (40%) - LO 1 to 5
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Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the Research School of Computer Science to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
Data Matching - Concepts and Techniques fro Record Linkage, Entity Resolution and Duplicate Detection,
Peter Christen, Springer, 2012.
For more information see: http://users.cecs.anu.edu.au/~christen/data-matching-book-2012.html
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|9922||23 Jul 2018||30 Jul 2018||31 Aug 2018||26 Oct 2018||In Person||N/A|