Big Data is big business, and it’s only going to get bigger. By 2019, it’s going to be worth $102bn, up from $59bn in 2015, according to IDC research. Organisations need the right skills if they’re to maximise all of the opportunities that big data now offers.
Someone who knows how to approach and analyse data is vital to every function of a business in today’s constantly-evolving technological landscape. Through our professional postgraduate certification in data analytics, you will be equipped with core data analytics skills within a shortened timeframe, allowing you to put your learning into practice quickly. Developing a critical understanding of data handling, you will learn how to effectively analyse data needs, make strategic business decisions from these findings and know how to present the findings to others in an accessible way.
Modules:Data Design Data Handling and Decision Making Data Visualisation and Interpretation
Assessments provide an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include:Reports Presentations Research Proposal Dissertation or Journal Article
To be eligible for this course you must normally have either: A UK honours degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent, plus 2 years suitable work experience.
For students whose prior learning was not taught in English: IELTS 6.5 or equivalent
If you don’t have academic qualifications
We are more than happy to consider, and positively encourage, an application from you if have substantial suitable work experience (typically 5 years senior level experience) and can show us that you have the motivation to study the programme. We’ll ask you for a personal statement that demonstrates your ability to study the course. We may also want references and evidence of relevant experiences.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£2,925||Whole course|