Data Science & Analytics

University College Cork


Course Name Data Science & Analytics
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK411
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Duration 4 years.
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English and Mathematics and three other subjects recognised for entry purposes. A minimum grade H3 in Mathematics is required.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

If you present the Irish Leaving Certificate you need to present six recognised subjects, selected according to course requirements, you must obtain a minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

LCVP can be counted for points scoring purposes only and cannot be counted as one of the six subjects to satisfy minimum entry requirements.
Mature Applicants

To be eligible to compete for a place as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age on or before 1 January 2022 and apply via by 1 February. Please check out the CAO website for more information on the app...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to:
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Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Approx. available places 30
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Data analytics enables people to make sense out of the huge volumes of data (big data) that confront us in today’s world. Expertise in data science and analytics involves storing and manipulating relevant ...

Subjects Taught

All modules are 5 credits unless otherwise stated.
CS1106 Introduction to Relational Databases,
CS1112 Foundations of Computer Science I,
CS1113 Foundations of Computer Science II,
CS1117 Introduction to Progra...

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Careers or Further Progression

There is a considerable demand for Data Science and Analytics graduates, nationally and internationally, in leading multinational corporations, SMEs and Government agencies in all sectors of the economy. You will be one of ...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Prof. Gregory Provan
TEL: +353 (0)21 420 5892

Dr Michael Cronin
TEL: +353 (0)21 420 5825
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Points History
Year Points
2021 531
2020 510
2019 509