TRNS010-20B1 (C) Bridging One 2020

Digital Data: An exploration of the use and pervasiveness of data in a digitised society

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 24 February 2020
End Date: Sunday, 7 June 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 6 March 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 22 May 2020

Description

In this course, students will learn what data is and how it is used. It covers what it means for information to be stored, transferred, interpreted and processed by machines. It considers data critically as it makes preliminary exploration of how data is collected through devices and applications, to inform business decisions, government priorities, and scientific discoveries. Students learn to use and analyse data and to report and present their findings.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Programme Manager

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 10:00 - 11:00 Online Delivery (25/3, 22/4-20/5)
E8 Lecture Theatre (26/2-18/3)
24 Feb - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 24 May
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 13:00 - 14:00 Online Delivery (23/4-21/5)
F1 Lectorial (27/2-19/3)
24 Feb - 22 Mar
20 Apr - 24 May
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 15:00 - 16:00 Online Delivery (23/4-21/5)
Ernest Rutherford 225 (5/3-19/3)
2 Mar - 22 Mar
20 Apr - 24 May
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 16:00 - 17:00 Online Delivery (23/4-21/5)
Rehua 529 (27/2-19/3)
24 Feb - 22 Mar
20 Apr - 24 May

Course Coordinator

For further information see Student Transitions and Engagement on the departments and colleges page

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Online Multi-Choice Tests 15% Week 1-4
Participation in Computer Labs 15%
Essay 20% Week 8
Individual Business Case Presentation 15% Week 10
Research Project 35% Week 2-12

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $777.00

International fee $3,375.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Student Transitions and Engagement on the department and colleges page.

All TRNS010 Occurrences

  • TRNS010-20B1 (C) Bridging One 2020
  • TRNS010-20B3 (C) Bridging Three 2020 - Not Offered
  • TRNS010-20B3 (D) Bridging Three 2020 (Distance) - Not Offered
  • TRNS010-20B2 (C) Bridging Two 2020
  • TRNS010-20B2 (D) Bridging Two 2020 (Distance)