The course structure accommodates a wide audience of learners whose specific interests in data analytics may be either technically focused or business focused. All students will also gain exposure to pertinent legal issues and product commercialisation considerations associated with the data analytics field.
The course will be delivered using academic research, industry-defined practical problems, and case studies. This approach will naturally foster a deeper knowledge of the subject area and create transferable skills for work such as critical thinking, problem-solving, creative thinking, communication, teamwork and research skills. The course is completely delivered by faculty and industry practitioners with proven expertise in data analytics.
Students on the course also have free access to DataCamp, a website which allows students to revisit and reinforce the knowledge acquired during lectures when and where they like.
Upon completion of this course, graduates will be able to:
Applicants will normally have an equivalent to an Irish Level 8 Honours bachelor degree in a STEM Subject with programming knowledge.
IELTS requirement – 6.0
2 Intakes each year:
January and September
100% of our 2016 graduates of the MSc in Data Analytics were in employment within 6 months of graduating. This course propels you into a career in the booming data analytics sector. Recent graduates of this course are now in positions such as Systems Analyst, Data Engineer, Senior Business Intelligence Analyst, Data Analytics Developer and Data Scientist in companies which include Accenture, Equifax, Groupon, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and CityJet.