The University of Liverpool Online MSc in Big Data Analytics is designed to provide you with the skills to capitalise on the potential of big data and analytics to transform business decision-making and planning.
You will study how to use big data using appropriate tools and techniques, while also examining the underlying technology and concepts. You will have the opportunity to gain the skills to develop and deploy strategies to utilise big data in a business environment, with an understanding of the challenges involved.
Our cutting-edge approach to online learning allows you to study from anywhere in the world through our innovative, cloud-based server platform. You can showcase your skills and understanding of big data analytics by completing practical assignments and developing a Professional Portfolio of Evidence.
A thorough understanding of the latest big data technologies will help you stand out in one of the most sought-after fields of contemporary business. The University of Liverpool Online MSc in Big Data Analytics provides you with the opportunity to enhance your skills in integrating and deploying data-driven solutions to build competitive advantage.
Studying 100% online, you will have the chance to interact with like-minded IT professionals around the world, without giving up your job. You will share insights, collaborate on projects, exchange experiences and discuss best practice from across different IT/IS environments globally, through discussion forums, seminars, case studies and assignments. You will also have the chance to:
This programme enables you to: acquire the skills to lead organisational efficiency through embracing big data analytics, and advance your employability in a field that is expected to experience considerable skills shortages. Compelling features of the University of Liverpool Online MSc in Big Data Analytics include:
The University of Liverpool Online MSc in Big Data Analytics is designed to give you the opportunity to:
The UK’s 2014 Research Excellence Framework rated 97% of the research produced by the University’s Department of Computer Science as world-leading or internationally excellent – among the highest ratings of computer science departments in the UK.
The University of Liverpool is a world-class institution and a member of the UK’s prestigious Russell Group of 24 research-led universities.
Join the MSc in Big Data programme and you’ll gain access to a Global Career Advisor Network that puts you in touch with global professionals and industry insiders. They can provide you with invaluable insights to help you to move ahead professionally, redirect your career or start a new business venture. In addition to these advisory and coaching services, you’ll also have the opportunity to gain insight into different industries through a series of specialised webinars.
A cloud-based collection of your work that you can present to employers and peers to showcase your practical skills and solution-based thinking.
Our innovative online study environment mirrors a real-life computing work environment, allowing you to access large sets of data and different software platforms, conduct simulations, and perform practical tasks related to your programme.
Big data and the search for MH370
Professor of Autonomous Systems, Simon Maskell was involved in the hunt for MH370, the Malaysian Airlines plane that went missing shortly after take-off on March 8, 2014. In this episode he studies the critical role human judgement plays within the development and control of autonomous systems.