MSc in Business Analytics
Content and structure
27 September 2021 - 3 October 2021
4 October 2021 - 28 January 2022
7 February 2022 - 2 June 2022
June 2022 - September 2022
Please note that units and course information below refers to the 2020/21 academic year. 2021/22 content is likely to be similar but is subject to change.
Semester one: taught units
You will take these units:
- Databases and business intelligence
- Optimisation and spreadsheet modelling
- Business statistics and forecasting
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.
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 scanning and photocopying. You should budget at least £100 for this.
Some courses involve engagement away from the University campus, and you may be required to pay some or all of the costs for these optional events.
This course is regulated by the Office for Students.