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5419P - Digital and Technology Solutions (Data Analytics Specialist) MSc (Specialist Integrated Degree Apprenticeship)

Digital and Technology Solutions (Data Analytics Specialist) MSc (Specialist Integrated Degree Apprenticeship)

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Start in: September 2022

Develop your postgraduate skills in data analytics, whilst in full-time employment, with this MSc Degree Apprenticeship.

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Overview

If you're already working within data analytics, business planning and IT you'll be suitable for this course.

You'll use a combination of technical and soft skills throughout this Digital and Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship. Subject to COVID-19 restrictions, you'll have extensive on-the-job training. You'll become an expert in your field so you can take your career to the next level.

This course meets the needs of the apprenticeships scheme. It is designed to the Data Analytics Specialism of the Digital Technology Solutions Level 7 integrated degree standard.

All apprenticeships in the School of Computing have been created by the Institute of Coding (IoC). The IoC is a government-funded project to help close the digital skills gap. The MSc has also been created in consultation with industry. This ensures you develop the skills needed to succeed in today’s workplace.

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What you'll learn

Through compulsory modules you'll cover:

  • data visualisation
  • data management and exploratory data analysis
  • big data analytics
  • machine learning
  • statistical foundations of data science
  • statistical learning for data science
  • leadership and change in the digital age
  • digital technology and innovation management

You'll carry out:

  • strategic case studies
  • a Capstone project undertaken with your employer

Modules

You will study modules on this course. A module is a unit of a course with its own approved aims and outcomes and assessment methods.

How you'll learn

Your development

Professional skills

This course will enable you to reach your full potential in data analytics. You'll learn how to directly apply your new skills in the workplace, whilst being supported by both university academics and mentors in the workplace.

You'll maintain a portfolio of your learning throughout this course.

 

Quality and ranking

All professional accreditations are reviewed regularly by their professional body

Facilities

The School of Computing is based in the £58million Urban Sciences Building, a flagship development located on the £350m Newcastle Helix regeneration site in the heart of Newcastle. It brings together:

  • academia
  • the public sector
  • communities
  • business and industry

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees for 2022 entry (per year)

What you're paying for

Tuition fees include the costs of:

  • matriculation
  • registration
  • tuition (or supervision)
  • library access
  • examination
  • re-examination
  • graduation

Some of our degrees involve additional costs which are not covered by your tuition fees.

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  • additional costs
  • living costs
  • tuition fees, including how to pay them and available discounts

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Entry requirements

The entrance requirements below apply to 2022 entry.

Qualifications from outside the UK

English Language requirements

How to apply



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Lifelong Learning and Apprenticeships Hub
Telephone: 07597 397 740
Email: apprenticeships@newcastle.ac.uk

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