Data Science is the field of scientific methods, processes, and algorithms that allow the gleaning of knowledge or intelligence from data in its various forms.
This Data Science degree will equip graduates with the necessary competencies in data visualisation and storytelling and to design and develop novel data visualisation approaches with creativity and programming skill.
Students will learn to analyse datasets through various statistical and computational techniques. In addition, they will also be equipped with the skills to design and utilise Data Science systems; to use industry standard tools and techniques and also have the opportunity to apply computational intelligence techniques such as machine learning.
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Entry Requirements & How to Apply
Applicants will preferably have a minimum of five GCSE passes including English Language and Mathematics* at grade C or above (grade 4 or above for applicants holding newly reformed GCSEs in England) and 32 UCAS Tariff Points from at least 1 A level (or equivalent).
Candidates who do not possess normal minimum entry qualification are interviewed and considered individually on the basis of their prior learning or working background.
Five GCSE passes including English Language and Mathematics* at grade C or above (grade 4 or above for applicants holding newly reformed GCSEs in England), plus 96 points from at least 2 A levels (or equivalent).
Typical offers may include:
- 96 points from at least two A levels to include grades CC; Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma considered as the third subject
- RQF BTEC National Extended Diploma/Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma MMM
- 96 points from at least two Scottish Advanced Highers to include grades DD
- 96 points from the Irish Leaving Certificate at Highers to include 2 x H2 grades. Higher level subjects only considered with a minimum grade H4
- 96 points from the Access to Higher Education Diploma
*For Welsh applicants sitting the reformed Mathematics GCSE, we will accept either GCSEMathematics or Mathematics – Numeracy.
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