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University of Dundee

Reasoning Analytics (MSc)

This course offers a combination of argumentation and business intelligence themes, organised into single coherent courses which feature lectures and input by argumentation experts and business analysts.

Entry requirements

Honours degree at 2.1 level or above in computing or a related subject (including MBA or equivalent with evidence of logical problem solving ability) or relevant employment history equivalent to a degree at 2.1. All prospective students need to undergo a technical interview to ensure they have the necessary background knowledge to undertake the course. Students without a 2.1 degree will need to be interviewed by the Recognition of Prior learning committee, either in person or by telephone or internet. IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent if 1st language is not English.

Course modules

Modules: persuasion, negotiation and decision making; argument dynamics; knowledge cartography; opinion analysis and argument mining; legal knowledge engineering; bi systems introduction and overview; data analysis and visualisation; advanced statistics and data mining.

Assessment methods

Assessment will be by examination, practical coursework, team project and research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 15,950 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dundee City Campus Dundee DD1 4HN Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01382 383838