Data Science for Health and Social Care (Online Learning)

Online University of Edinburgh Edinburgh Medical School

Part time September, January PGCert, MSc, PGDip, Other 1-3 years part-time

About the course

Data is revolutionising the way health and social care is delivered.

The demand for health and social care professionals with data science skills is unprecedented.

This flexible online programme is aimed at:

  • people working in health or social care or computational roles who are interested in starting a career in data science
  • graduates who are seeking to develop data science skills that can be applied in health, social and care services

What you will learn

By studying the degree you will:

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Entry Requirements

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