University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Data Analytics for Government

This new programme, offered in support of the Government Statistical Service, provides specialist skills and knowledge in statistics and data science. It is particularly suitable if you are employed in an analytical profession in the UK Government or equivalent organisations in the UK and abroad.

Entry requirements

MSc: First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University

Course modules

Compulsory: Data Science Foundations, Statistical Programming, Statistics in Government, Survey Fundamentals Optional: Demographic Methods, Evaluation and Monitoring, Index Numbers, Intro to Survey Research, Regression Modelling, Time Series Analysis. Plus dissertation

Assessment methods

Modules are taught using a variety of methods, which may include lectures, seminars, group work or project work.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,000 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 3,150 per Year 1 (EU) 2 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 - Social Statistics
Telephone number: 
02380597342