Data Science, University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield the United Kingdom

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The award
BSc

How long you will study
3 Years

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

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About Data Science at University of Sheffield

Taught by active researchers and developed with industry experts, you'll learn the data, information and analytical skills to become a critical data professional.

You'll analyse and critically evaluate a wide range of different real-life problems from a data science perspective. Whether it be studying data from a sports team to improve performance, using real-world data as part of the solution to climate change, preparing for spikes in hospital admissions or analysing business expenditure - data science is an evolving field. 

You won't just be learning how to read and analyse data - you will be learning how to use data to make ethical decisions. The course has sustainability, equality, diversity and ethical practice at its core. You will be prepared for a career where you can use data-driven solutions to have a positive impact on society.

On our course you'll:

  • become a dynamic, forward-thinking problem solver with a responsible approach to data and information
  • learn how to present data to different audiences and stakeholders, using visualisation and statistical methods
  • develop the skills you need to collaborate effectively with others to solve data-related problems and create responsible data solutions.

Opportunities for study abroad, work-based placements and developing your personal portfolio will put you in a strong position for the future.

The course is extended to four years if you opt to do a placement year or year abroad.

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  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBScHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course fees find outInternational course fees find out

Entry requirements

A Level requirements: AAB

English requirements

You must demonstrate that your English is good enough for you to successfully complete your course. For this course we require: GCSE English Language at grade 4/C; IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component; or an alternative acceptable English language qualification

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