Taught course

Applied Data Science

University of Central Lancashire · School of Engineering

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Entry requirements

A 2.2 or above in science, technology, engineering and math subjects, or equivalent industrial experience (interviews may be required).

Months of entry


Course content

The ongoing progress in mathematical tools and automated data acquisition, combined with the growth of very large datasets and computational power, has established data science as a mature discipline with a rapidly growing number of exploitations in a wide spectrum of applications.

This course has been carefully planned and is designed to develop your knowledge and skills in modern data science practice. It combines a project-based approach with opportunity for personal development through a flexible and supportive learning experience.

Course content

Four key strands:

  • Data Science
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Internet of Things
  • Robotics

The underpinning practical and theoretical skills, such as programming, project management, statistics, develop along with timetabled teaching sessions and individual/group projects.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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