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Statistical Data Science

Birkbeck, University of London

12 months
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About

This Statistical Data Science programme at Birkbeck, University of London  introduces you to the methods for the practical implementation of various types of statistical analyses, firmly grounded within the context of the underlying statistical theory and associated mathematics.

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Overview

This Statistical Data Science programme at Birkbeck, University of London   is ideal for those looking to upskill quickly in the theoretical underpinnings and practical implementation of the kinds of statistical analysis that are often required in the practice of data science.

It will give you the confidence to ask the right questions when presented with a statistical analysis to check through, and to carry out such an analysis by yourself using a high-level statistical programming language.

Highlights 

  • A quick way to upskill in the theoretical underpinnings and practical implementation of the statistical analysis required in a large number of data science settings. Rigour, attention to detail, and nuance in particular, are strongly emphasised within the programme.
  • Ideal as a way to top up existing knowledge, as preparation for further graduate study or as a stand-alone course.

Careers and Employability

Graduates can pursue careers in data collection, research, and analysis, modelling and forecasting. Possible professions include statistician, operational researcher, or research scientist (maths). This Statistics programme at Birkbeck, University of London may also be useful in becoming a forensic statistician or high education lecturer. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Mathematical Methods
  • Statistics: Theory and Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You are strongly advised to apply now, to ensure there are still places on your chosen course and to give you time to complete the admissions process. 

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in any subject, plus A-level mathematics (or equivalent), or at least 60% in the Birkbeck module Calculus 1 (studied as an affiliate student).

  • Applications are reviewed on their individual merits and your professional qualifications and/or relevant work experience will be taken into consideration positively. We actively support and encourage applications from mature learners.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5340 GBP/year
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  • National

    3120 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 3120 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
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Funding

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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