Data analytics is a very broad field which is being deployed in many domains as it provides us with unlimited possibilities for improvements and successes. Amazon uses it to improve how we shop, banks use it to detect credit card fraud. Many are eager to learn what data analytics can do to their professional domain.
This MOOC shows the different steps of approaching and using health data from the gathering of data part, to using understanding the medical reasoning behind it and finally to using it as a basis for entrepreneurship.
KU Leuven starts by addressing the possible medical knowledge that can be inferred from health data, then RWTH Aachen explains the basics on how to obtain data and what to do with it to make it visually acceptable, and finally the University of Maastricht provides insight how entrepreneurial initiative could result in the starting-up of businesses that deploy health data to create economic and societal value.
Thus knowledge concerning medicine and health, data and its mining and entrepreneurship and business creation is covered in this MOOC.