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    Eastern Michigan University
  Feb 25, 2018
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog
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COSC 472 - Big Data I

Data sets are growing at an exponential rate; examples come from social networks, business, and health care. This course introduces students to issues of storing and analyzing large data sets. Topics include data sharing and distributed database algorithms. Students will also learn programming of non-relational database systems (NoSQL models).

Credit 4 hrs May not be repeated for additional credit
Grade Mode Normal (A-F)

Prerequisite(s) COSC 311  
Class-Level Restriction Undergraduate standing

Previously listed as COSC 472 - Introduction to Big Data
Updates Change to credit hours 2/2017, effective Fall 2017; Change to title and prerequisites 2/2016, effective Fall 2016; New Course 1/2015, effective Summer 2015

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