This unique programme is a conversion course, which means that no prior experience in the field of data analytics is required in order to apply for it.
The aim of this programme is to develop the kind of critical thinking and analysis skills that will strengthen your chances of employment in the field of your interest. Equipping you with knowledge allowing to sharpen your technical and technological abilities, learn about applied data analytics, data management and big data applications you can progress in your career.
This programme will teach you how to gather data and use it for providing answers to practical problems.
A public research university armed with a Gold in Teaching Excellence Framework, the University of Portsmouth is ranked in the top 150 young universities in Times Higher Education World Rankings 2019 and the top 500 universities in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020.
This course will equip you with a set of critical thinking and analysis skills you will be able to translate into a variety of industries. While graduates typically choose careers in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data analytics, they also decide to pursue careers as business intelligence analyst, health data scientist or forecasting business analyst.
The course content offers a combination of online webinars, learning activities and reading materials available both in online and offline version.
You will be participating in online discussion forums, where ideas will be shared and perspectives and experiences discussed with other students. You will be in touch with your tutors offering you feedback commenting on your efforts and work put in modules.
All course materials are available via Moodle, an easy-to-use Digital Learning Environment (DLE), allowing access at any time and from anywhere. All you need is regular access to a computer and an internet connection.
In order to qualify for the programme, the following requirements need to be met:
Applicants with no degree or formal qualifications, but with appropriate professional experience, may also be considered.
12 September 2022Enquire for this programme