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UCL (University College London): Data Science for Cultural Heritage

Institution UCL (University College London) View institution profile
Department Bartlett School of Environment, Energy & Resources
Web https://www.ucl.ac.uk
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Summary

UCL’s Data Science for Cultural Heritage MSc provides an innovative opportunity to study data science through the exciting lens of cultural heritage. It is the first MSc in the world to provide in-depth, practice-based data science training in a cultural heritage context. The MSc will equip you to succeed as a data scientist in fields such as heritage science, the built environment, digital technologies and media, analytics, and software.

This programme pioneers a new way of teaching data science through application in a cross-disciplinary context. You will explore the complexities of acquisition, analysis and exploitation of the variety of data that is generated and used in heritage contexts. You will develop advanced data science skills, such as crowd sourced data science, machine learning or imaging data analysis.

Students undertake modules to the value of 180 credits, comprising 120 taught credits and a 60-credit dissertation.

The programme consists of five compulsory modules (75 credits), three optional modules (45 credits) and an individual research dissertation (60 credits). 

A Postgraduate Diploma of five compulsory modules (75 credits) and three optional modules (45 credits) is offered.

Upon successful completion of 180 credits, you will be awarded a MSc in Data Science for Cultural Heritage. Upon successful completion of 120 credits, you will be awarded a PG Dip in Data Science for Cultural Heritage.

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