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Big Data Technologies

Glasgow Caledonian University

12 months
Duration
14500 GBP/year
8700 GBP/year
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About

Big Data Technologies from Glasgow Caledonian University helps you build the fundamental knowledge and practical skills for success in this fast-growing field. You'll develop competence in a range of emerging technologies: big data, cloud computing, data analytics, iartificial ntelligence and machine learning, the internet of things and data visualisation.

Overview

At Big Data Technologies from Glasgow Caledonian University you'll learn from the experts; GCU is internationally recognised for the strength of its research in these exciting subjects, driving 21st-century innovation.

With both full-time and part-time study available, the course is ideal for someone with a background in computer science, software engineering, web technologies or computer engineering who wants to enhance or update their skills. Those with backgrounds in mathematics and electronics are also well suited.

Careers

When you graduate, you'll be a competitive candidate for roles as a systems developer, architect or administrator in data and analytics. You'll find opportunities in a diverse range of industries: engineering, pharmaceuticals, finance, healthcare, retail, security, smart environments and more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Big Data Landscape
  • Big Data Platforms
  • Cloud Computing and Web Services
  • Software Development for Data Science (Data Analytics)
  • Internet of Things,
  • IT Professional Issues and Project Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Part time option available in January.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in computing with software development, for example, computing, computer science, software engineering, web technologies and computer engineering. We also welcome applicants with Industry qualifications/experience within the GCU Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Policy.
  • English language
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letters of reference
  • Academic and professional certificates
  • Academic transcripts
  • Passport (International applicants only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8700 GBP per year during 12 months.

National students - Home (UK including Scottish)

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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