Instructor: Jing Gong









Jing Gong


Location: 201C Speakman Hall

Office phone: 215-204-7454

Office hours: 2:00 – 3:00 MW (at SP201C Main Campus) – or by appointment


Robin Hibbard ( )

Class Location and Time

Alter Hall 232, 3:00 – 3:50, Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Course description

The course provides a foundation for designing database systems and analyzing business data to enhance firm competitiveness. Concepts introduced in this course aim to develop an understanding of the different types of business data, various analytical approaches, and application of these approaches to solve business problems. Students will have hands-on experience with current, cutting-edge tools such as MySQL and R.