Taught course

Data Analytics

Institution
De Montfort University · School of Computer Science and Informatics
Qualifications
MScPDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Entry Requirement:

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

English Requirements:

If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential..

Months of entry

September

Course content

Data Analytics MSc has been developed in collaboration with SAS; a world leader in data analytics. Due to this strong partnership you will gain substantial SAS software skills as part of your study. This course is designed specifically to equip you with the skills and abilities to address the skills shortage in industry. On successful completion of the course you will have developed your analytic and technical knowledge, and enhanced your professional skills within a Business Intelligence context. Upon graduating you will be prepared to undertake business intelligence and data mining roles within any target industry.

MODULES

First semester

• Statistics

• Fundamentals of Business Intelligence Systems

• Research Methods

• Data Warehouse Design and OLAP

Second semester

• Analytics Programming

• Business Intelligence Systems

Application and Development

• Big Data Analytics

• Data Mining

Third semester

• Individual project

Fees and funding

Access to funding for postgraduate study is a key part of the decision-making process for many students and there are several funding opportunities to explore. To learn more about funding please visit our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Please Note: 18 months FT MSc if January start.

Course contact details

Name
Technology Admissions
Email
techadmissions@dmu.ac.uk
Phone
0116 257 7456