Data Science Essentials 1 (Micro-Credential)
Media Design School Limited
Computer Science not elsewhere classified
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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
Open entry to NZ domestic students over the age of 18.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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Where does this information come from?
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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