ITC516 - Data Mining and Visualisation for Business IntelligenceAssessment item 1
Task 1 (5%)Title: Data Mining in Business. Recommended word length for this posting is 500 words.
In this task you will need to:
1. Briefly summarise why data mining is used in business.2. Share a recent article/news item relating to data mining in business (include a link to the article).
Briefly summarise the article, identifying the business requirements for which data analysis is being used in this case.
Task 2 (10%)Title: Security, Privacy and Ethics. Recommended word length for this posting is 1000 words. For this activity you will need to: Read the following articles:
Ryoo, J. ‘Big data security problems threaten consumers’ privacy’ (March 23, 2016) theconversation.com http://theconversation.com/big-data-security-problems-threaten-consumers-privacy-54798
Tasioulas J. ‘Big Data, Human Rights and the Ethics of Scientific Research’ (December 1, 2016) abc.net.au http://www.abc.net.au/religion/articles/2016/11/30/ XXXXXXXXXXhtm
Post a response based on the following: Identify the major security, privacy and ethical implications in data mining Evaluate how significant these implications are for the business sector Support your response with appropriate examples and references