Data Analytics

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Data Analytics
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code 103553 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Certificate Dundalk Institute of Technology None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Blended
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

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Monday 26th September at 6.00pm

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Duration 1 Year.

Course Delivery
This course is delivered fully online. over two semesters but participants will be required to attend campus once persemester for exams.
Course Fee Fees €950
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
ANY Honours (Level 8) Degree with 15 credits of Mathematics and/or Statistics


Level 7 Degree with 15 credits of Mathematics and/or Statistics AND at least 2 years of work experience together with strong numeracy skills. No prior programming exposure is required.
Number of Places 15
Financial Support

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Course Content

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The Certificate in Data Analytics is a new 1-year part-time conversion programme devised in response to the highlighted need for data savvy graduates. It will provide learners with skills in the areas of statistics, programming a...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Statistics using R - 1
Spreadsheet Data Analytics

Semester 2
Applied Database Systems
Statistics using R - 2.
Number of Credits 20 credits @ Level 8
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
The course provides a starting point for a career in areas such as:

Data Analyst;
Data Scientist;
Data Engineer;

Progression routes open to graduates of the Certificate in Data Analytics, may include conversion to the Higher Diploma in Data Analytics (this would involve some bridging modules).
Further Enquiries Dr Kevin McDaid,
School of Informatics & Creative Arts
E: kevin.mcdaid@
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