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MSc. Big Data 2017 - 2018







MSc. Big Data

Welcome to the MSc. in Big Data at the University of Stirling. You will find all the information and resources you need to make the most out of the course here.

The course is a one year, full time taught MSc. designed to lead to a job in data science or analytics. It has 8 modules:
  • ITNPBD1 Mathematical Foundations
  • ITNPBD2 Representing and Manipulating Data
  • ITNPBD3 Relational and non-Relational Databases
  • ITNPBD4 Commercial and Scientific Applications
  • ITNPBD5 Dissertation Project
  • ITNPBD6 Data Analytics
  • ITNPBD7 Cluster Computing
  • ITNPBD8 Evolutionary and Heuristic Optimisation
There is an interesting lecture on Big Data at the University on 21st September. Details here.

If you missed it, here is the induction lecture that was given on the 11th of September. (It starts a bit abruptly). Here is the sheet I handed out at the meeting.

We keep an up to date list of Big Data Jobs here.

Coordinator Kevin Swingler, Room 4B97
Email - Tel 01786 467676 - Fax 01786 464551
Mail Computing Science and Mathematics, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland, FK9 4LA
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