Taught course

Data Science, Technology and Innovation (Online Learning)

Institution
University of Edinburgh · College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
Qualifications
PGCertPGDipMSc

Entry requirements

A UK 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent, or a medical degree (MBChB or equivalent).

Relevant work experience may be considered.

Months of entry

January, October, September, May, April, February

Course content

Demand is growing for high value data specialists across the sciences, medicine, arts and humanities. 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.

You can study to an MSc, Postgraduate Diploma, Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Professional Development level.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

online
12 months
part time
12 months
distance learning
12 months

PGDip

distance learning
48 months
online
48 months
part time
48 months

MSc

online
72 months
part time
72 months
distance learning
72 months

Course contact details

Name
Fraser Pullar
Email
fraser.pullar@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 651 7890