Data Science

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Data Science
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Course Code CWS07 CWS09
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Qualification Letters MSc
PAC Application Information

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Duration 1 year full-time
Course Fee CWS07 Master of Science in Data Science CARLOW Full-time 9 90 €7,000

CWS09 Postgraduate Diploma in Data Science CARLOW Full-time 9 60 €6,000
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must have obtained a second class honours level 8 primary degree (or equivalent) in computer science or mathematical sciences or hold a degree with a strong numerate content (e.g. engineering, finance, physics, biosciences or economics). A...

Course Content

Expand+What is the programme about?
The MSc in Data Science NFQ Level 9 programme is designed to meet current industry needs and provides students with a thorough theoretical and practical grounding in the analysis and utilisation of large data sets, toget...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?
Programming for Data Scientists
Data and Data Storage Technology
Statistics for Data Science
Research Methods
Infrastructure for Big Data
Data Analytics and Algorithms
Data Visualisation and Insight
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What follow-on study opportunities are available?
Successful graduates from this programme may progress to undertake specific data science research programmes at level 9 or level 10 within the GameCORE research centre at Institute of Technology Car...

Further Enquiries Head Of Department – Computing & Networking
Nigel Whyte
BSc, MSc