MSc in Business Analytics
Content and structure
21 September 2020 - 27 September 2020
28 September 2020 - 11 December 2020
1 February 2021 - 28 May 2021
June 2021 - September 2021
Please note that units and course information below refers to the 2019/20 academic year. 2020/21 content is likely to be similar but is subject to change.
Semester one: taught units
You will take these units:
- Databases and business intelligence
- Spreadsheet modelling
- Business statistics and forecasting
- Operations management
The business statistics and forecasting unit is an International Institute of Forecasters (IIF) student award unit.
The best student will receive US$100, a Certificate of Achievement, and one year's free membership to the Institute.
Semester two: taught units
Detailed course information
Teaching and learning
You’ll learn from academics who are experts in the field of business analytics.
All units are taught on campus.
The course includes a range of teaching and learning methods, such as:
- interactive lectures
- case studies
- seminar presentations
- group project work
Specialists from our Careers Service, Academic Skills Centre and Library offer a range of personal development opportunities. There are more options available through the Students’ Union.
Methods of assessment
Units are assessed by a combination of formal examinations and coursework.
As well as the cost of books, you will also need to cover the cost of photocopying, printing and binding. You should budget at least £100 for this.
Some courses involve visits away from the University campus, and you may be required to pay some or all of the costs of travel, accommodation and subsistence for such trips.
This course is regulated by the Office for Students.