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Business Intelligence Systems and Data Mining MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert

Business Intelligence Systems and Data Mining MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert

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Full time | De Montfort University | 1 year | JAN

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

JAN

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Business Intelligence Software (Use) Data Analysis Knowledge Management Systems

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview


Reasons to study Business Intelligence Systems and Data Mining at De Montfort University:

Teaching staff
you will be taught by staff with extensive experience of SAS who will provide you with expert knowledge and skills allowing you to work toward your SAS accreditation.

SAS endorsed course
enhance your employability and gain substantial knowledge and skills in SAS business intelligence software leading towards SAS data miner accreditation

50 years history of research and teaching in computing technology
benefit from our well established academic expertise and advance your skills in, and knowledge of, developing business intelligence systems and data mining solutions to business problems

Gain an insight into real world solutions
attend guest lectures and seminars, which will give you a real understanding of the impact of their work

Excellent graduate prospects
graduates have gone into roles such as BI/SQL developers, logistics data modeller’s and insight analysts at organisations including Cognisco, LLamasoft and Occam DM.

Teaching and assessments

Teaching will normally be delivered through formal lectures, informal seminars, tutorials, workshops, discussions and e-learning packages. Assessment will usually be cariied out through a combination of individual and group work, presentations, reports, projects and exams.

Modules

This core module focuses on the statistical techniques that are expected of a data analyst, and provides students with the opportunity to apply these techniques using the industry standard software SAS. This module lays fundamental core knowledge that will be built upon in other modules in the programme, to enable students to effectively recognise and use statistics in problem solving.
The individual project module

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,920

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£14,600

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You should have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:2 minimum) in a relevant subject.

University information

De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) postgraduate courses receive continual input from leading employers and professional bodies and are underpinned by excellent research. The university strives to build what employers need: work-ready graduates with professional experience and industry skills on their CVs. Postgraduate courses are career-focused, with UK and overseas placements, internships, targeted training, coaching and research...more