The ongoing progress in mathematical tools and automated data acquisition, combined with the growth of very large datasets and computational power, has established data science as a mature discipline with a broad spectrum of applications.
This Applied Data Science course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is designed to develop your knowledge and skills in modern data science practice. Practical and theoretical skills, such as programming, project management and statistics, are developed through a learning approach that combines taught sessions with individual and group projects.
Why study with us
Choose an optional module based on your own academic interests. Options are available for software engineering, robotics, sensors and instruments,
Learn from an expert team. Many of the course tutors have research interests and experience in the field of data science and its applications. A number of staff are also research active.
Participate in a School Expo, presenting your project to an external audience including industry representatives. The Expo involves a three-minute competition for your project.
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- Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
- Internet of Things
- Programming with Data
- Big Data Analytics and Visualization
- Research Methods
- MSc Project (Engineering)
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- 12 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesComputer Sciences Data Science & Big Data Machine Learning View 348 other Masters in Data Science & Big Data in United Kingdom
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- Applicants should have a 2:2 Honours Degree in relevant area or equivalent industrial experience
- Applicants degree should include a Programming Module
- Interviews might be required
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International14500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7100 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7100 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part-time: £785 per 20 credits (UK/EU)
Living costs for Preston
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.