Swansea University

Swansea University

Health Data Science

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). Healthcare, with an already established strong relationship with Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), is continuously expanding the knowledge forefront as new methods of acquiring data concerning the health of human beings are developed. Processing this data to extract valuable information about a population (epidemiological applications) or the individual (personalised healthcare applications) is the work of health data scientists. Their work has the potential to improve quality of life on a large scale.

Course modules

Modules typically include: advanced analysis of linked health data; analysis of linked health data; health data modelling; health data science dissertation; health data visualisation; machine learning in healthcare; scientific computing and healthcare.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,250 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 7,350 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,150 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 2,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Swansea University Medical School
Telephone number: 
01792513400