Taught course

Data Science with Integrated Placement

Institution
Middlesex University London · Faculty of Science and Technology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

  • A 2:2 honours degree in a related subject, such as those providing a significant exposure to information technology
  • Applicants with degrees in other fields who can demonstrate relevant industrial experience may also be considered.

Months of entry

October

Course content

All industries now utilise data and Data-Science and Data-Analytics are increasingly identified as key industrial activities. The position of Data Scientist is rapidly becoming a required post for any company that wishes to take full advantage of the data that they collect. This course is designed to give you the skills to step into a career as a Data Scientist in a wide range of industries and companies.

This masters has been designed to offer those with a familiarity in maths, science or computing an opportunity to develop a key set of skills for future employment in a way that builds on your existing knowledge and skill base. Upon completing the course, you will be ready to fulfil the requirements of a Data Scientist.

You will focus on the intertwining areas of machine learning, visual analytics and data governance, and be able to strike a balance between theoretical underpinnings, practical hands-on experience, and acquisition of industrially-relevant languages and packages. You will also be exposed to cutting-edge contemporary research activity within data science that will equip you with the potential to pursue a research-based career, and, in particular, further PhD study at Middlesex.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
15-24 months

Course contact details

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