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Data Science


2 semesters

Mode of Study Part Time

Method of Delivery Classroom


It is a part time programme with evening delivery, over three evenings in the first semester and two evenings in the second semester. Classes start at 6pm or 6.30pm depending on the module

Careers or further progression

Data science has been highlighted in a range of recent reports as an area of strategic importance both nationally and internationally. Areas in which opportunities for data science practitioners exist include retail, financial services, telecommunications, health, and government organisations. Specific roles include but are not limited to:

Data Analytics Consultant

Data Scientist

Data Analyst

Data Architect

Database Administrator

Data Warehouse Analyst

Business Intelligence Developer

Business Intelligence Implementation Consultant

Business Analyst

Reporting Analyst

Further enquiries

Contact Us

Andrea Curley

01 402 2840

Subjects taught

Course Content

Core Modules:

Working with Data

Probability & Statistical Inference

Data Mining

Data Visualisation

Machine Learning


Level NFQ Level 9

Award Postgraduate Certificate

Application date

Applications open from Monday, 4th November 2019.

Enrolment and start dates

Commencement Date: September 2020

Location City Centre: Grangegorman

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