University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Data Science

This programme prepares you to become a proficient data scientist, developing your specialist knowledge in subjects that are crucial for mastering the vast and ever-more complex information landscape that is characteristic of modern, digitally empowered organisations. You will gain advanced knowledge in areas such as data mining, machine learning, and data visualisation, including state of the art techniques, programming toolkit, and industrial and societal application scenarios.

Entry requirements

MSc: A UK bachelor's degree with upper second-class honours or higher. (See website for specific details and international equivalent qualifications.) English language: IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Course modules

Compulsory modules include: Data Visualisation; Foundations of Data Science; Machine Learning; MSc Research Project and Dissertation; Project Preparation Optional modules include: Advanced Machine Learning; Advanced Topics in Human-Systems Interaction; Applied Statistical Modelling; Computational Finance; Data Mining; Deep Learning; Foundations of Artificial Intelligence; Reinforcement and Online Learning; Semantic Web Technologies

Assessment methods

Coursework, examinations, written project (design, development or research) and dissertation

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 23,736 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site - Highfield Campus SO17 1BJ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Taught Admissions - Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
Telephone number: 
02380592630