MSc Data Science

Course description

The range of pathways reflects the interdisciplinary nature of the programme and we welcome applications from students with backgrounds in a wide range of disciplines including:

  • business and management
  • health science
  • social sciences
  • geography
  • planning
  • computer science
  • and Mathematics.

We provide training in core data science skills, embedded in a disciplinary context provided by the pathway, and expect students to develop:

  • computational skills
  • data analytical skills.
  • data stewardship skills and knowledge
  • project design skills.

Aims

This innovative master's in data science is an opportunity for graduates from a broad range of disciplines to develop data science skills. Our goal is to help you develop into an agile, skilled data scientist, adept at working in variety of settings and able to meet the challenges and reap the rewards of interdisciplinary team work.

The range of pathways reflects the interdisciplinary nature of the course and we welcome applications from students with backgrounds in a wide range of disciplines including:

  • business and management
  • health science
  • social sciences
  • geography
  • planning
  • computer science
  • mathematics

We provide training in core data science skills, embedded in a disciplinary context provided by the pathway, and will expect you to develop:

  • computational skills
  • data analytical skills
  • data stewardship skills and knowledge
  • project design skills

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