Course Comparison

Course MSc Computer Science (Conversion) MSc Data Science and Business Analytics
Award Master of Science - MSc Master of Science - MSc
Duration 1 year 1 year
Course type Full-time Full-time
Placement - -
Location Plymouth Plymouth
Provider School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics
Entry requirements

A first degree in a non-computing related discipline or equivalent industrial experience. The programme is not appropriate for students who qualify for post-graduate study on a specialist post-graduate computing programme.

The minimum IELTS score for acceptable English proficiency for entry is 6.5.

English language requirements

A good honours degree, first or second class, or equivalent, in any discipline.

English language requirements

If English is not your mother tongue 6.5 IELTS with a minimum of 5.5 in any element in a secure English language test.

Plymouth University offers pre-sessional English language courses if you do not have this.

Prior knowledge of data analysis or statistics and/or work experience are not necessary.