MSc Data Science Postgraduate Program By Goldsmiths, University of London |Top Universities
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Program overview

Main Subject

Computer Science and Information Systems

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Goldsmiths works in partnership with the University of London Worldwide on a distance learning version of this programme. Students will gain the technical and practical skills to analyse the big data that is the key to success in future business, digital media and science. This programme will explore the mathematical foundations of statistics, data mining and machine learning, and apply these to practical, real world data. As well as these statistical skills, students will learn the computational techniques needed to efficiently analyse very large data sets. Students will apply these skills to a range of real-world data, under the guidance of experts in that domain. They will analyse trends in social media, make financial predictions and extract musical information from audio files. 

Program overview

Main Subject

Computer Science and Information Systems

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Goldsmiths works in partnership with the University of London Worldwide on a distance learning version of this programme. Students will gain the technical and practical skills to analyse the big data that is the key to success in future business, digital media and science. This programme will explore the mathematical foundations of statistics, data mining and machine learning, and apply these to practical, real world data. As well as these statistical skills, students will learn the computational techniques needed to efficiently analyse very large data sets. Students will apply these skills to a range of real-world data, under the guidance of experts in that domain. They will analyse trends in social media, make financial predictions and extract musical information from audio files. 

Admission requirements

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You should have an undergraduate degree of at least upper second class standard in computing, physics and engineering, mathematical sciences or finance, and an interest in and capability for working in interdisciplinary contexts. In exceptional circumstances, outstanding practitioners or individuals with strong commercial experience may be considered. If English isn’t your first language, you’ll need to meet our English language requirements to IELTS 6.5 (with 6.5 in writing) to study with us.
Jan-2000

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

10,450 GBP
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International Students

0 GBP
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