About the course:
-Join the next generation of data scientists; highranking professionals in the world of big data
-Develop in-depth knowledge on the analysis of data, data-driven knowledge discovery and advanced computing for big data
-Part-time and flexible teaching modes available
-Strong career prospects as big data analytics is the next frontier for innovation, competition and productivity
WHAT WILL YOU STUDY?
-Data analytics and mining
-Big data analytics
Please note that all modules are subject to change.
WHAT CAREER CAN YOU HAVE?
Career prospects for the students of this programme tend to be strong as the knowledge and skills acquired are very relevant not only to the IT and high-tech industry, but also in the large majority of the industrial and scientific domains.
Computing is now the science underpinning most industrial and academic areas with the advent of big data and dataintensive discovery as the fourth scientific paradigm. Moreover, digital information has penetrated almost every aspect of today’s society.
Graduates are normally employed in a large variety of sectors. Some graduates will join large multinational companies; others join smaller companies and consultancies; and some may well choose to further their research at Reading or another university.