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MScData Analytics

Tuition fee £20,470 per year
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sheffield.ac.uk/..ience/data-analytics-msc 

Overview

Learn how to manage vast amounts of information and transform it into actionable knowledge.

Our MSc Data Analytics will show you how to apply your previous academic experience to the real world and develop the skills needed to work with large quantities of data.

You’ll analyse the types of data sets that need to be interpreted in the modern world, including large data sets as well as structured and unstructured data.

The course draws on techniques from a range of disciplines, including computer science, artificial intelligence, mathematics and statistics.

It is designed for students with a numerate background (for example a first degree in mathematics, engineering, physics, chemistry or other physical sciences) as well as graduates already working in industry.

Programme structure

Core modules

Scalable Machine Learning
Text Processing
Machine Learning & Adaptive Intelligence
Natural Language Processing
Industrial Team Project
Individual Data Analytics Dissertation
Information Governance and Ethics
Mathematical Data Science

Optional modules

Computer Security and Forensics
Parallel Computing with Graphical Processing Units (GPUs)

Teaching

Lectures
Practical sessions
Tutorials

Assessment

Practical work
Exams
Dissertation

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States