Bangor University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
The Data Science with Machine Learning degree is designed to provide students with the opportunity to join careers in the modern data-driven economy, or further academic study. This degree provides a firm footing in data handling, analysis and communication of findings and using modern research-driven Machine Learning techniques. Graduates from this course are anticipated to join industry in data analysis, financial analysis, data support or similar positions. Their degree will have equipped them with not only practical skills, but an understanding of the underpinning theory. This allows them to both provide accurate and insightful analysis and to communicate that insight to colleagues. The B.Sc. Data Science with Machine Learning degree provides an inventive combination of computer science fundamentals, programming, data analysis, critical reasoning and machine learning. The programme produces graduates that are proficient in using data to derive insight using up-to-the-minute methods and algorithms. This combination allows graduates to exploit the new frontier of machine learning and AI, idealling placing them to take up roles in both industry and academia. In addition, the programme places a premium on responsible use of data. It champions the professional values necessary commensurate with the immense power analytics can wield. To this end, an appreciation of relevant ethical, legal and social issues is embedded throughout. Graduates are also equipped with the transferable skills needed for any knowledge economy position; teamwork, communication, self-management, independence and discipline.
For details of the modular structure, please see the course description on Bangor University's website.
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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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||Typical offer is based on a minimum 112 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification* e.g. • A Levels (including 1 in a Science/Maths/Computing/IT, excluding General Studies) • BTEC National/Extended Diploma and Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma in relevant subject (as above): DMM • City & Guilds Advanced Technical / Extended Diploma: case by case • International Baccalaureate Diploma is accepted • Access to HE in a relevant subject as listed above**: Pass **Other subject areas may be considered on a case by case basis. • Welsh Baccalaureate is accepted. • Key Skills are not accepted International Candidates: school leaving qualifications and college diplomas are accepted from countries worldwide (subject to minimum English Language requirements), details at: www.bangor.ac.uk/international/applying/entryrequirements We also welcome applications from mature applicants. *For full details go to our website and for a full list of accepted Level 3 qualifications, go to www.ucas.com.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Maths grade C/4 or equivalent required|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9000||Year 1|