You will be introduced to probability and the most common methods of statistical data analysis, and you will explore the profound technological, economic, political and ethical change driven by digital technologies. With basic competence in statistics and computing skills, you will be prepared for further study to equip you to work in organisations that base decisions on statistical analysis or seek to interpret “big data”.
Key features of the Computing and IT and Statistics at The Open University UK
- Explores the profound technological, economic, political and ethical change driven by digital advancement
- Learn how to use basic statistical tools and quantitative methods
- Enhances your employability
- Builds a solid foundation for further study
Computing and IT professionals are in demand by providers (such as software houses) and user organisations alike. Organisations increasingly value IT teams with skills relevant to wider contexts in addition to technical ability.
This certificate will enhance your employability in your current area of work, and open the way for careers in sectors including retail, finance and commerce, leisure and gaming, telecommunications, broadcast media, digital media, manufacturing, transport, tourism, government, health, education, and the voluntary sector.
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- Essential mathematics
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesStatistics Computer Sciences IT Security View 11 other Masters in Statistics in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
There are no formal entry requirements to study this qualification; however, you’ll need some basic knowledge of computing, and the ability to read and write to a good standard of English.
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International6192 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6192 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA6192 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6192 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.