Undergraduate study
Computing & Web

Data Analytics and Business Intelligence*
BSc (Hons)

 

Course overview

This course gives you the opportunity to become a data analyst or data scientist, with excellent career prospects. There is a global shortage of data analysts and data scientists so your career prospects are excellent. The employment market for these is currently buoyant at local, national and international levels with starting salaries above that expected for graduates in information technology or computer science.

We have significant expertise and research strengths in the areas of data analytics, AI, machine learning and information security. This course brings together core features of those areas of expertise to create the next generation of data managers and business analysts.

You will graduate with enhanced data collection, analysis and data visualisation skills to assist business executives make informed decisions. You will be fluent in business intelligence (descriptive analytics) and business analytics (predictive analytics) and have an understanding of the emerging data analysis tools made possible through the developments of artificial intelligence in general and machine learning in particular.

* Subject to University approval

 

Course details

Course structure

Modules for this course will appear here soon.

Modules offered may vary.

 

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Entry requirements

Entry requirements

A typical offer is 96-112 tariff points including at least two A levels (or equivalent). All applicants are invited to attend an interview.

For additional information please see the entry requirements in our admissions section

International applicants can find out what qualifications they need by visiting Your Country


You can gain considerable knowledge from work, volunteering and life. Under recognition of prior learning (RPL) you may be awarded credit for this which can be credited towards the course you want to study.
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Health conditions requiring adjustments
For this particular course, you may need to undertake an occupational health or work-based risk assessment check. If you have a disability, specific learning difficulty, mental health condition, autism spectrum condition, sensory impairment or medical condition that may require reasonable adjustments during an external placement, in the university or in a clinical practice area, this must be declared as part of the enrolment process. If you are unsure you can contact the relevant admissions or course tutor for guidance.

 

Employability

Career opportunities

Throughout your course we offer a wide range of business networking opportunities for you to extend your knowledge of the industry and show case your skills, enhancing your opportunity of securing your dream job. We host events such as:-

  • ExpoTees our end of course showcase of graduate work which attracts over 150 business who are looking for the emerging talent in the digital fields.
  • ExpoTential and ExpoTalent are student showcase events taking place in the first and second year of your course aimed at preparing you for the final year ExpoTees event, ensuring you are at your best when you exhibit in your final year. These events attract around 80 business representatives all looking to identify future digital talent.
  • Students Futures Week – a week-long event in which business partners network with our students across all years of study. Providing industry panels, presentations and networking opportunities this week builds professional skills and knowledge in your field preparing you for your next step in your career.
  • Drawing on our extensive industry links we invite guest speakers in your field to present to our students. Throughout your course we bring in industry speakers to ensure that you develop your knowledge of the industry that you plan to build your career in. In addition to covering technical subjects these speakers provide an insight into what employers are looking for in their employees, from technical to professional skills.

 

Information for international applicants

Qualifications

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Full-time

Entry to 2019/20 academic year

Fee for UK/EU applicants
£9,250 a year

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What is included in your tuition fee?

  • Length: 3 years (or 4 years including a work placement)
  • UCAS code: I206 BSc/DABI
  • Semester dates
  • Typical offer: 96-112 tariff points and interview

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Part-time

2019 entry

Fee for UK/EU applicants:
£4,500 (120 credits)
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  • Length: Up to 6 years
  • Attendance: Daytime
  • Enrolment date: September
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342639
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Facilities

ExpoTalent showcases the next generation of talent from second year students from our School of Computing, Media & the Arts.

 

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iPad

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Accommodation

Live in affordable accommodation right on-campus

 

Campus

Study in our town-centre campus with over £270m of recent investment

 

Industry ready

Benefit from work placements, live projects, accredited courses

 

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