Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Data Analytics (Full-Time)
The Postgraduate Diploma in Data Analytics is a new offering in this area and will be delivered as a one-year, full-time, level 9 programme and funded via Springboard+ (Human Capital Initiative Pillar 1). It is primarily aimed at highly numerate level 8 graduates who wish to extend their skillset to a more advanced level of theoretical knowledge and practice, and to further develop their analytic capabilities and innovation skills in the area of Data Analytics. The programme takes an integrative approach, focusing on the synthesis of knowledge and practice from specialist areas
within the data analytics and computing domains. The primary aim is to develop expert knowledge in aspects of data required to become highly-skilled Data Analysts: Statistics, Data Visualisation, Time Series, Data Architecture, Machine Learning, Statistical Programming. The programme culminates in a 15 credit data project module, through which knowledge gained across modules will be applied to a data-driven, industry related project.