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Data Science, Technology and Innovation (Online Learning) PgCert

Data Science, Technology and Innovation (Online Learning) PgCert

Key information
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Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Data Analysis Technology Management Of Change & Innovation Informatics

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The aim of this unique, modular, online distance learning programme is to enhance existing career paths with an additional dimension in data science. The programme is designed to fully equip tomorrow’s data professionals, offering different entry points into the world of data science – across the sciences, medicine, arts and humanities. Students will develop a strong knowledge foundation of specific disciplines as well as direction in technology, concentrating on the practical application of data research in the real world.

The modular course structure offers broad engagement at different career stages. Individual courses provide an understanding of modern data-intensive approaches while the programme provides the knowledge base to develop a career that majors in data science in an applied domain.

This programme is intended for professionals wishing to develop an awareness of applications and implications of data intensive systems. Our aim is to enhance existing career paths with an additional dimension in data science, through new technological skills and/or better ability to engage with data in target domains of application.

Different course options

Study mode

Online

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP

Modules

Data Science is an emerging field, which is becoming very important both in research, business and industry. The amount of data that is being generated and stored is greater than it has ever been, and this brings both challenges in terms of how you work with the data and - importantly - rewards in terms of new insight gained from analysing the data.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£5,170

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£5,170

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a UK 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent, or a medical degree (MBChB or equivalent). Relevant work experience may be considered.

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