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Data Analytics Engineering

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
13905 GBP/year
8220 GBP/year
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About

Data Analytics Engineering programme at Southampton Solent University teaches students to make sense of a world where every action and transaction we perform has some aspect of data attached to it. Data analysts use these data sets to make meaningful inferences that can support business decisions, governmental policy changes and system designs.

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Overview

As a conversion course,  Data Analytics Engineering programme at Southampton Solent University  is well suited to students from a wide range of academic backgrounds. The course will help you to develop sought-after skills within the technology and big data environment, fully preparing you for a range of careers after graduation. 

The one-year master’s level conversion course is designed to prepare students from a range of academic backgrounds for work in data analytics engineering. Students are also able to tailor the course to their own personal career ambitions through a research project. Many use this piece of work to springboard the start of their career or a further research study.

Topic covered include databases, data management, web technologies, analysis and computing fundamentals. Students will also study academic research methods, which will then inform their final research project.

Students are also supported to gain a range of transferable skills throughout the course. These include project management, critical thinking, organisation and presentation skills. The professional issues and practise unit helps prepare students for the workplace by looking at the wider computing industry and the contexts in which big data can be used most effectively.

Career

Graduates from this course would be well-suited for a range of data analytics and data systems design roles.  If you are interested in research, the course offers opportunities to continue on to PhD study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods 
  • Professional Issues and Practice 
  • Pilot Project 
  • Research Project 
  • Computer Fundamentals 
  • Data Management 
  • Web Technologies 
  • Databases
  • Data visualisation 
  • Data Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours degree at 2:2 or higher in any discipline, or extensive industrial experience in this area.
  • Qualifications equivalent to the above may also be considered – contact the University for further information.
  • Applicants should be able to show an interest in learning to code and transform data.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13905 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13905 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8220 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8220 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Solent University offers a range of bursaries and scholarships that provide financial assistance or waive fees for tuition or accommodation. Each bursary or scholarship has specific eligibility criteria.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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