The amount of data generated and acquired by businesses and organisations every year is growing at an unprecedented rate.
Automatic data acquisition and storage e.g. through website tracking, loyalty programs, industrial process monitoring or medical records have never been so cheap and easy. The new challenge that businesses and organisations are now facing is how to utilise this big data to its full potential and how to discover and extract knowledge in order to optimise their activities and use of resources, as well as gain a competitive edge.
An honours degree with a minimum of a 2:2 or equivalent
The aim of this course is to train data and business analytics professionals who can help their employers climb the pyramid of analytical literacy. It will also equip recent graduates with the skills to gain competitive advantage based on analytical insight into business, scientific and other types of data.
Year 1 / Level M
Data Mining & Analytic Technologies
Advanced Data Management
Research Methods & Professional Issues
Individual Masters Project
Optional units: choose 2 of the following:
Analytics for Data Streams
Web Mining and Analytics
Big Data and Cloud Computing
You may also choose to work in industry for up to one year.
This programme is cross disiplinary with a broad range of application areas. Graduates will be able to work as data analysts, consultants, business intelligence experts, data managers or progress to research in intelligent data analysis related R&D programmes.
The poposed units will be research informed and delivered by the research active academics taking part in high profile projects funded, among others, by European Union and UK Research Councils as well as carried out in collaboration with such partners as British Telecommunication, Lufthansa Systems, Evonik Industries, Screwfix Direct or NHS. Master students on this programme will have an opportunity to be involved in such research projects as part of their studies.
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