801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
The Crescent, Salford, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT, United Kingdom

Computer Science with Data Analytics with Professional Experience - University of Salford

**Data' analytics is one of the fastest growing career paths in IT. Build a lucrative career unlocking the value in data with a BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Data Analytics degree with Salford.** The “Internet of Things” is embedding networked sensors into vehicles, buildings and devices. Many organisations across the world, need talented individuals who can interpret large and varied sets of data and find them valuable information. This industry-designed course will take you into the new field of “big data analytics” exploring three main activities: data capture, data analysis and data exploitation This specialised course blends modules from our Computer Science and Mathematics programmes, so you develop practical programming and problem-solving skills, with a good understanding of data. You’ll study probability, data theory and operational research. You’ll explore Artificial Intelligence and data mining, statistics and data warehousing. On this course, you will have the opportunity to apply to spend a year in industry between the second and third year. This is an excellent opportunity to expand your CV and will give you the opportunity to apply your academic knowledge and interpersonal skills in a real-world environment, and to reflect on your own personal development and career choices. Successful completion of an industrial placement year, which you arrange with our support, will add 'with Professional Experience' to your degree title. With our envious campus location, minutes from central Manchester, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get involved in the region’s thriving design and tech community. During your studies, you can also choose to spend a year in industry to expand your CV and apply your academic knowledge and interpersonal skills in a real-world environment. **Features** - explore the inner workings of programmes, operating systems and networks to understand cyber attacks. - learn forensics so you can diagnose attacks and determine the extent of damage. - develop an understanding of cryptography to address security concerns - learn about evidence preservation so you can work within an ethical framework - understand risk management so you to actively manage threats rather than just solve problems - Spend a year in industry, developing essential workplace skills

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,SalfordUnited Kingdom