Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Business School - Undergraduate Programmes

Course Description

AB0403 Decision Making with Programming & Analytics

Acad Unit: 3
Pre-requisite: NIL

Course Description:

This is an introductory course designed for business or accountancy undergraduate student who has no programming background and is interested to learn how to manage data and conduct business analytics programmatically. It is oriented to enhance your technical skillset.
The aim of this course is to provide a broad understanding on how to manage data, the process of preparing data for analysis, basic of analytics, and the means to communicate analytics outcome. This course will equip you with the ability to write customized solutions to inform business decision, integrate statistical libraries for data analysis, and construct visuals or reports for business understanding. This module will provide you with individual hands‐on practices to hone your coding skillset and opportunity to develop coding solution in a team. We utilize Python language asthe medium of learning because it is one of the most in‐demand coding language and its user‐friendly syntax is well suited for beginner level. You will utilise modern development tools to turn information into insights.