Data Science Essentials 1 (Micro-Credential)

Media Design School

Subject area

Computer Science not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Duration

3 Weeks

Total student fees

$680

over 3 Weeks - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

To provide individuals with knowledge of the multidisciplinary nature of data science, the ability to solve problems using data across disciplines, and the ability to consider ethical considerations related to data science applications, to develop a questioning mindset, and to explore a data science framework that can be applied to any industry, business or organisation.

To maximise student engagement in the learning process, the curriculum teaches students about contemporary advances in emerging fields and exposes students to innovations such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Open entry to NZ domestic students over the age of 18.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

3 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$680 $680
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$402 $402
Total $1,082 $1,082

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

N/A


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

GCSB Tertiary Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.nzic.govt.nz

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 303 0402
Fax: (09) 303 0646
Email: paul.brafield@mediadesignschool.com
Web: http://www.mediadesignschool.com

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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