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Data science

Data science is a significant subfield in computer science. Data science has many application areas ranging from medicine to climate science and business analytics. This module builds on several topics covered in earlier parts of the computer science programme including mathematics, databases, programming and graphics.

By taking this module, you will gain a data science skillset. With these skills, you will be able to write computer programs that can read, process and analyse textual and numerical data. 


15 (150 hours)


  • Coursework (50%)
  • Examination (50%)