Data Analytics

University College Dublin


Course Name Data Analytics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code F057
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters Prof Dip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2023/2024 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

Professional Diploma Data Analytics PT (F057)
Duration 1 Years
Attend Part Time
Deadline Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 1 year part-time
Course Fee ProfDip Data Analytics (F057) Part Time
EU/NONEU fee per credit - € 199.6

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements

Expand+For entry to the Professional Diploma in Data Analytics (LEVEL 9), students must have obtained an undergraduate (NFQ Level 8 ) or masters degree to standard 2:1 in a subject with some quantitative elements.Those with a lesser qualification award and/...

Comment Related Programmes
MSc Data Analytics PT
F084 - MSc in Data Analytics (This Professional Diploma is identical in semesters one and two to the MSc, at which point the Professional Diploma ends and the MSc continues for a further 7 semesters/terms)

F140 - Mathematics for Data Analytics and Statistics (Foundation programme to equip those without the necessary mathematical background with these skills)
Course Summary This online course will help you analyse and understand the large data sets that are regularly being created via the huge growth in freely available online information. There is an increasing demand for graduates with these valuable skills in a wide range of industries, and currently a shortage of qualified graduates. There are no lectures to attend as the courses are delivered completely online.
Course Content

Expand+ProfDip Data Analytics
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 20)

Students will be given videos, online demonstrations, and interactive games to enhance their learning, with regular feedback and interaction with course tutors. This provides flexib...

Learning Outcomes

Expand+Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the key skills required by a practicing data analyst, including data collection methods, statistical method development, knowledge and application of machine learning techniques

Ability to present technical materi...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Inference for Data Analytics (online)STAT30280
Introduction to Data Analytics (Online)STAT40720
Data Programming with R (Online)STAT40730
Statistical Machine Learning (online)STAT40750
Number of Credits 20
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Data Analysts are in strong demand from industry; those who are successful in completing the course are highly employable in fields as diverse as pharmaceuticals, finance and insurance, as well as cloud computing. Some examples of prospective employe...

Further Enquiries Laura Barnes
UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics
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