Taught course

Data Science (with Specialisation in Artificial Intelligence)

Institution
Newcastle University · School of Computing
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

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Entry requirements

A 2:1 BSc honours degree, or international equivalent, in:

  • computer science
  • mathematics
  • statistics
  • an engineering discipline with programming experience

Applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications and relevant industrial experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Compulsory question

As part of the application process, you are required to submit a 500-word answer to the following question, ‘Discuss the ethical and societal implications of an aspect of Data Science’. You can attach your answer as a file in the applicant portal.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Data Science (with Specialisation in Artificial Intelligence) MSc provides a comprehensive grounding in the knowledge and skills required to work within Data Science and Artificial Intelligence.

About this course

Artificial Intelligence is all around us and used on a daily basis. All Artificial Intelligence uses data analytics as the underpinning science. Throughout your degree you will explore the key topics in the field of Artificial Intelligence and develop the skills needed to address real problems in a given application area.

This MSc forms part of the following suite of data science courses:

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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
  • PGDip
    full time
    8 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    full time
    8 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    18 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Dr Matthew Forshaw
Email
Matthew.forshaw@ncl.ac.uk