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Course Essentials

This MSc Data Analytics and Project Management Master's Degree course from Arden University will equip you with the knowledge of how data can help drive project management decisions, as well as measure how a project is performing.

Our flexible Postgraduate course offers the ability to work alongside your studies through Distance Learning, meaning you study completely online, whenever you choose and have 24/7 access to our online learning portal, iLearn.

When you graduate from this Master's Degree you'll have a modern qualification which will enable you to progress in your current career, or start a new one and give you the confidence to take on and manage a number of business projects.



Key Information

Award:
Masters
Credits:
180
UCAS Course Code:
N/A
Course Title:
MSc Data Analytics & Project Management
Duration:
1.5 to 5 years
Intake Status:
Accepting applications
Study Mode:
Distance learning
Exemptions Available:
Yes
Course Fees:
See Course Fees and Funding tab
  • Course Details & Modules
  • Entry Requirements
  • Course Fees & Funding
  • Career Prospects
  • Arden Tutors

With today’s businesses having access to more data than ever before, our MSc Data Analytics & Project Management course will give you a solid understanding of how data can be used to monitor, control and maintain projects, as well as measure its success.

With Arden, you will learn how to approach data, and how to communicate it effectively with the rest of your team. You will gain valuable knowledge of how to manage projects from start to finish and will be equipped with skills that can be practically applied within your career straight away.

Modules

  • Data Design
  • Data Handling and Decision Making
  • Data Visualisation and Interpretation
  • Project Management Techniques
  • Management of Projects
  • Project Analytics
  • Research Project

Please note that the modules listed are indicative and may be subject to change.

Assessments

Distance Learning Assessments provide an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include:

  • Reports
  • Presentations
  • Research Proposal
  • Dissertation or Journal Article

To support your development and ensure you are on the right track with your online studies we will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit. If required, your tutor may be able to give you suggestions for improvement and help you understand how to apply your newly acquired skills into real life settings.

You can get more detailed course information by viewing the relevant Programme Specification, which you can download from our Policies, Standards and Procedures Page

To be eligible for this Data Analytics & Project Management Master's Degree course at Arden University you must normally have:

  • A UK Honours Degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent

For students whose prior learning was not taught in English, you must have IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Please be aware that this course will require you to handle numbers. We recommend that you have a minimum of GCSE standard maths to succeed. Please speak to our admissions team for more information.

If you don’t have academic qualifications

At Arden, we are more than happy to consider, and positively encourage, an application from you if you have substantial suitable work experience (typically 5 years senior level experience) and can show us that you have the motivation to study the programme. We’ll ask you for a personal statement that demonstrates your ability to study the course. We may also want references and evidence of relevant experience.

Don’t have any of the above?

If you don’t already have a Degree, and you’re not quite there with the required amount of work experience for Postgraduate study, we may be able to offer you a place on one of our Undergraduate Degree programmes. Arden offer online Degrees in a range of subjects. As they are delivered via Distance learning, they can fit in around your current commitments. View our range of online Undergraduate Degrees

How much is my course?

2

Funding

You can support your study in a variety of ways.

If you are a UK student, the most common funding of undergraduate degrees is a Tuition Fee Loan from the UK Government. The key information about these loans is:

  • You must be a UK resident
  • You can get a loan to cover the full cost of your tuition fees
  • You only start to pay it back when you are earning over £21,000 a year.
  • Your tuition fees are paid directly to the University by the loan company.

Self-funding - Pay in full or Pay as you go options

You can pay for your course all in one go if you have the funds. There is typically up to 10% off the total price if you pay this way. You can also pay as you go. This means you have no monthly obligations and simply pay for each module when you decide to study it.

Sponsorship

Because your studies will develop you as a professional your employer may want to pay or contribute to the cost of your studies. Feel free to call the team on 0800 268 7737 to discuss steps to employer sponsorship.

Pay in full

You can pay for your course all in one go if you have the funds. There is typically up to 10% off the total price if you pay this way.

Pay in instalments

You can make payments over the course of their studies using our fixed payment schedule. Students will be entered into a schedule which runs alongside their course and splits their programme fees into a series of instalments.

Sponsorship

Because your studies will develop you as a professional your employer may want to pay or contribute to the cost of your studies. Feel free to call the team on 0800 268 7737 to discuss steps to employer sponsorship Find out more about fees and funding and employer sponsorship on our dedicated information pages.

With a worldwide shortage of people with data analytics skills, the demand is increasing rapidly. Our Postgraduate course in Data Analytics and Project Management will make you stand out from the crowd, giving you the desirable skills in data analytics as well as readying you for making data-driven decisions within management and leadership roles.

Some of the roles you could end up in as an Arden University graduate include:

  • Project Manager
  • Business Change Manager
  • Project Coordinator
  • Data Manager
  • Senior Data Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Statistician

Alternatively, you may wish to continue with your academic development and decide to take on further study, such as a PhD.

Next steps

Applying for this online course takes just a few minutes and is the first step towards gaining your qualification. You can begin your online application now and one of our friendly Arden Admissions Advisors will be in touch to discuss your study options.

Watch our 2 minute video below to hear Dr. Ben Silverstone, Arden University tutor and Programme Leader, Computing and Quantitative Business, who leads our Data Analytics suite of courses, talk about why Data Analytics is increasingly becoming a key skill for people in all functions across the business. Find out how you can get in front of this trend by studying an online Master's Degree with Arden.

 
Course Details & Modules

With today’s businesses having access to more data than ever before, our MSc Data Analytics & Project Management course will give you a solid understanding of how data can be used to monitor, control and maintain projects, as well as measure its success.

With Arden, you will learn how to approach data, and how to communicate it effectively with the rest of your team. You will gain valuable knowledge of how to manage projects from start to finish and will be equipped with skills that can be practically applied within your career straight away.

Modules

  • Data Design
  • Data Handling and Decision Making
  • Data Visualisation and Interpretation
  • Project Management Techniques
  • Management of Projects
  • Project Analytics
  • Research Project

Please note that the modules listed are indicative and may be subject to change.

Assessments

Distance Learning Assessments provide an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include:

  • Reports
  • Presentations
  • Research Proposal
  • Dissertation or Journal Article

To support your development and ensure you are on the right track with your online studies we will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit. If required, your tutor may be able to give you suggestions for improvement and help you understand how to apply your newly acquired skills into real life settings.

You can get more detailed course information by viewing the relevant Programme Specification, which you can download from our Policies, Standards and Procedures Page

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for this Data Analytics & Project Management Master's Degree course at Arden University you must normally have:

  • A UK Honours Degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent

For students whose prior learning was not taught in English, you must have IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Please be aware that this course will require you to handle numbers. We recommend that you have a minimum of GCSE standard maths to succeed. Please speak to our admissions team for more information.

If you don’t have academic qualifications

At Arden, we are more than happy to consider, and positively encourage, an application from you if you have substantial suitable work experience (typically 5 years senior level experience) and can show us that you have the motivation to study the programme. We’ll ask you for a personal statement that demonstrates your ability to study the course. We may also want references and evidence of relevant experience.

Don’t have any of the above?

If you don’t already have a Degree, and you’re not quite there with the required amount of work experience for Postgraduate study, we may be able to offer you a place on one of our Undergraduate Degree programmes. Arden offer online Degrees in a range of subjects. As they are delivered via Distance learning, they can fit in around your current commitments. View our range of online Undergraduate Degrees

Course Fees & Funding

How much is my course?

2

Funding

You can support your study in a variety of ways.

If you are a UK student, the most common funding of undergraduate degrees is a Tuition Fee Loan from the UK Government. The key information about these loans is:

  • You must be a UK resident
  • You can get a loan to cover the full cost of your tuition fees
  • You only start to pay it back when you are earning over £21,000 a year.
  • Your tuition fees are paid directly to the University by the loan company.

Self-funding - Pay in full or Pay as you go options

You can pay for your course all in one go if you have the funds. There is typically up to 10% off the total price if you pay this way. You can also pay as you go. This means you have no monthly obligations and simply pay for each module when you decide to study it.

Sponsorship

Because your studies will develop you as a professional your employer may want to pay or contribute to the cost of your studies. Feel free to call the team on 0800 268 7737 to discuss steps to employer sponsorship.

Pay in full

You can pay for your course all in one go if you have the funds. There is typically up to 10% off the total price if you pay this way.

Pay in instalments

You can make payments over the course of their studies using our fixed payment schedule. Students will be entered into a schedule which runs alongside their course and splits their programme fees into a series of instalments.

Sponsorship

Because your studies will develop you as a professional your employer may want to pay or contribute to the cost of your studies. Feel free to call the team on 0800 268 7737 to discuss steps to employer sponsorship Find out more about fees and funding and employer sponsorship on our dedicated information pages.

Career Prospects

With a worldwide shortage of people with data analytics skills, the demand is increasing rapidly. Our Postgraduate course in Data Analytics and Project Management will make you stand out from the crowd, giving you the desirable skills in data analytics as well as readying you for making data-driven decisions within management and leadership roles.

Some of the roles you could end up in as an Arden University graduate include:

  • Project Manager
  • Business Change Manager
  • Project Coordinator
  • Data Manager
  • Senior Data Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Statistician

Alternatively, you may wish to continue with your academic development and decide to take on further study, such as a PhD.

Next steps

Applying for this online course takes just a few minutes and is the first step towards gaining your qualification. You can begin your online application now and one of our friendly Arden Admissions Advisors will be in touch to discuss your study options.

Arden Tutors

Watch our 2 minute video below to hear Dr. Ben Silverstone, Arden University tutor and Programme Leader, Computing and Quantitative Business, who leads our Data Analytics suite of courses, talk about why Data Analytics is increasingly becoming a key skill for people in all functions across the business. Find out how you can get in front of this trend by studying an online Master's Degree with Arden.

 

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