This course is designed to develop and increase capability and skills that students need to critically understand what IQ software tools, techniques and prototypes are currently used in industry, government and research laboratories. The course will prepare students to make software tool recommendations on corporate data quality programs. Students will conduct a survey of academic literature and industry practices in terms of IQ tools such as data cleansing, profiling, and auditing and will participate in a hands-on workshop on commercial IQ tools from participating vendors in the field. Two hours lecture and three hours lab per week. Three credit hours.
- Course credit hours: 3