UCL (University College London)
Web Science and Big Data Analytics
The course covers web-related technologies and big data analytics. It is intended for students with a general science and engineering background and makes them well equipped to proceed to become the ideal choice for the best employers in internet-related industries and the areas requiring big data analytical skills.
A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in a highly quantitative subject, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Students should also have some experience with a programming language such as Java or python.
Core modules information retrieval and data mining; distributed systems and security; multimedia systems; complex networks and web; web economics. Options: cloud computing; computer graphics; entrepreneurship (theory and practice); interaction design; machine learning; machine vision; statistical natural language processing; supervised learning; understanding usability and use.
The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials and seminars. Lectures are often supported by laboratory work with help from demonstrators. Student performance is assessed by unseen written examinations, coursework and the dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,090 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 23,020 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
020 7679 7937