Swansea University

Swansea University

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). This programme aims to equip students with a solid grounding in data science concepts and technologies for extracting information and constructing knowledge from data. Students will study the computational principles, methods, and systems for a variety of real world applications that require mathematical foundations, programming skills, critical thinking, and ingenuity. Development of research skills will be an essential element of the programme so that students can bring a critical perspective to current data science discipline and apply this to future developments in a rapidly changing technological environment.

Course modules

Modules may include: Visual Analytics; Data Science Research Methods and Seminars; Big Data and Data Mining; Data and Machine Learning; Mathematical Skills for Data Scientists; Data Visualization; Human Computer Interaction; High Performance Computing in C/C++; Graphics Processor Programming; Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition; Modelling and Verification Techniques; Operating Systems and Architectures.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 8,400 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,950 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park Campus SA2 8PP Wales
Bay Campus, Swansea SA1 8EN Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Department of Computer Science
Telephone number: 
01792602022