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This computer science degree specialising in data science enables you to gain the analytical skills necessary to extract and process data in a variety of applications. Throughout this degree you will develop a firm grasp of the science underpinning computer and software systems. You will gain practical experience of developing systems using the latest technologies and techniques, as well as exposure to the latest trends that will shape the future of computer science. By the end of the course, you will be equipped to study independently and develop and adapt your skills throughout your career. Modules include Statistical Techniques with R, Information Visualisation and Big Data and Machine Learning. This course is accredited by The British Computer Society (BCS), the Chartered Institute for Information Technology. On completion of the course you are entitled to registration as a Chartered Information Technology Professional (CITP). Additionally, the course meets academic requirements towards Chartered Engineering (C.Eng) status. Chartered Engineers are degree qualified from accredited institutions and have gained professional competencies through career development and progression. By professional review, candidates can register with the Engineering Council as a Chartered Engineer. What you should know about this course
- Develop the analytical skills required to develop solutions and applications in big data
- Learn the core algorithms underpinning data processing, as well as analyse and visualise large data sets using a range of statistical technologies
- Gain valuable skills and the ability to design intricate algorithms and visualisations from large unstructured data
- Elicit, analyse, and specify requirements and master the mathematical and analytical foundations underpinning data
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Students are assessed through: Examinations, Coursework and Project's
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT
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How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE English and Mathematics (Grade 4 / C)|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|