Data Analysis for Professionals

TU Dublin - City Campus

 

Course Name Data Analysis for Professionals
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code DT8998
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Continuing Professional Development Diploma TU Dublin None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Programme Start Date: September 2019.
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Duration 1 year part-time.

Timetable Details: 6.30pm (approx.) two evenings per week.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Students wishing to enrol should normally possess EITHER a qualification in science, engineering or computing at level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications OR a qualification in business, accounting or a financial discipline at level 8 on th...

Comment Award
Graduates of the programme will receive a Continuous Professional Development Diploma in Data Analysis for Professionals (level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications, 45 ECTS credits). The award is not classified.

Individual modules can be studied as individually-certified Continuing Professional Development (CPD) modules.
Course Content

Expand+What is the Springboard Initiative?
This programme is run as part of the Springboard initiative. Your qualification will still be awarded by TU Dublin.

The Springboard initiative in higher education offers free, part-time courses at certificate,...

Subjects Taught The programme CPD Diploma in Data Analysis for Professionals comprises three taught modules and an industry-linked business case study project.

The following topics are covered in the taught modules:
•Probability Models and Statistical Inference (10 ECTS credits)
•Data Set Management (5 ECTS credits)
•Business Decision Making (5 ECTS credits)

The business case study projects accounts for 25 ECTS credits.
Assessment Method

Expand+The modules are assessed by a combination of continuous assessment undertaken during the semester and written examinations. Some modules involve practical tasks and are based solely on continuous assessment.

The Business Case Study Project module...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates of this programme are highly practical and grounded in the specific needs of organisations with respect to data analysis and problem formulation and solution. The programme produces innovative and creative graduates who are independent and adaptive thinkers in the face of complex and dynamic problems. Graduates from this programme will be industry ready and familiar with the techniques, modern software and approaches that are used in practice.
Further Enquiries Fiona Murray (Programme Coordinator)
School of Mathematical Sciences
College of Sciences and Health
TU Dublin Kevin Street, Dublin 8
T: 01 402 4827
F: 01 402 4994
E: fiona.murray@dit.ie
Location TU Dublin Kevin Street
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