University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Data Analytics

This course focuses on the uses of data analytics techniques within business contexts, making informed decisions about appropriate technology to extract knowledge from data and understanding the theoretical principles by which such technology operates. You'll gain a comprehensive skill set that will enable you to work in a variety of sectors using a blended learning approach that combines theory, intensive practice and industrial engagement.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Big data fundamentals; big data tools and techniques; data analytics in R; business and decision modelling; optimisation for analytics; data analytics in practice; dissertation in data analytics.

Assessment methods

Every module has its own methods of assessment appropriate to the nature of the material. These include written assignments, exams, practical team projects, presentations and individual projects. Many modules involve more than one method of assessment to realise your potential.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 18,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 9 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions - Strathclyde Business School
Telephone number: 
01415536118