School of Computing Short Learning Programmes (SLPs)

business intelligence (77019)

Business Intelligence

Course Code

 CSINDPI (Credit of Module 12)

Qualification Code


Equivalent to NQF Level



The goal of this short course is aimed at enabling organizations to make business decision that based on data. This would provide managers with information on the state of the economic market place. The course offers managers with in depth knowledge about the internal operations of the organizations to enhance communication among business units and assist managers to be better informed about actions of the organization.


Target group

The target group for this course are business managers, IS/IT executives and decision making leaders 

 Syllabus/Course Content

Practical Implementation of Business Intelligence
Data warehousing, Architecture and Methodology 

 Admission Requirements

Experienced Managers at NQF Level 6 & 7 qualifications.
We assume that you have previously passed a computer literacy course or have end-user experience in using computers and the Microsoft Windows environment.


 Kind of assessment

Note:  Portfolio. Comply with UNISA’s formative assessment rules and policies.
Formative assessment: Portfolio
Summative assessment: Portfolio


 Course  Duration

Semester Course

 Tuition Method

Distance learning only: The distance-teaching model of Unisa will be used in offering this course.


 Course Fees



Course Leader

Prof Felix Bankole
School of Computing
Office: GJG 3-20, GJ Gerwel Building, UNISA Science Campus, Florida


Programme administrator



Ms Pertunia Masalesa
School of Computing
GJ Gerwel Building, Floor 3, Office 05
Tel: 011 670 9139/9189 Fax: 011 670 9174/9274