Higher Diploma in Data Analytics (1 year full-time) 2018
This course is a one-year programme for graduates who already have a level 8 degree qualification in any subject with some mathematical content.
The Higher Diploma in Data Analytics is a new, purpose-designed course which has been carefully designed to address industry needs. Students will gain skills in programming, statistics and databases, learning how to deal with the increasing quantities of data available in today’s world. Practical modules cover case studies, project work and workplace preparation.
Career options for graduates are varied, ranging from IT, to Healthcare, Finance, Food science and Travel.
Higher Diploma in Data Analytics modules include:
|ST661||R for data analyics||1||5||C|
|ST663||Statistical methods for data science||1||10||C|
|ST662||Topics in data analytics||2||5||C|
|ST674=ST464||Statistical machine learning||2||5||C|
|CS632||Structured programming for data analytics||1||7.5||C|
|CS633||Work Placement preparation||2||2.5||C|
|NCG612||Case studies in data science & analytics||2||5||C|
|NCG613||Data Analytics Project||2||5||C|
|NIR605||Critical Data Studies||2||5||C|
|NCG608||Introduction to Geographical Information Systems||1||10||O|
|ST673=ST463||Linear Models 1||1||5||O|
|ST675=ST465||Linear Models 2||1||5||O|
|ST676=ST466||Advanced Statistical Modeling||2||5||O|
|CS615C||Internet Solutions Engineering||2||10||O|
Optional modules are with the permission of the Course Director.
Module Descriptors - Data Science & Analytics