The amount of data generated and acquired by businesses and organisations every year is growing at an unprecedented rate. Our digital universe holds an estimated 2.7+ zetabytes of data. In commercial organisations data analysis is emerging as one of the key competitive dimensions. This new course will produce highly skilled and focussed graduates with data science and advanced analytics expertise.
Data analysis is increasingly important to businesses, many of which hold a vast amount of information that they fail to utilise effectively. Graduates with data science and advanced analytics expertise are in high demand, which is why our specialist course teaches you about the tools available for data analysis and how to interpret data to benefit the organisation. You will graduate with a working knowledge of major state-of-the-art techniques for intelligent data analysis, enabling you to effortlessly apply them to real-world problems in order to gain insight into business, scientific and other kinds of data. You will also be adept at using latest Big Data tools and technologies (e.g. Hadoop, noSQL databases), which are standard in the industry.