Swansea University

Swansea University

Health Data Science

This course is suitable for those working in healthcare with roles involving the analysis of health data and also computer scientists with experience in working with data from the healthcare domain, as well as biomedical engineers and other similar professions.

Entry requirements

Admission to this course is normally on the basis of UK Honours degree grade 2.2 or above or an equivalent qualification for overseas applicants. Non-graduates are also welcome to apply. All applications are considered on individual merit, taking into account of any relevant work experience. Applicants with 2 years of experience in health and or data science related fields are encouraged to apply. For overseas students, an IELTS score of 6.5 is required with a minimum of 6.0 in each part.

Course modules

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

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,550 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,050 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
Swansea University Medical School
Telephone number: 
01792 513400