Data Science with Sandwich placement
Why choose this course?
What happens on the course?
Potential Career Paths
In the UK there is a shortage of skilled workers in data analytics, and international companies struggle to recruit skilled analysts to support productivity growth and innovation. Why not prepare yourself for a career in the Big Data industry which, according to the market research firm IDC, is expected to grow from £2 billion in 2010 to £11 billion in 2017. You could work in one of the following industries:
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|Home/EU||Sandwich||£9250 per year||2019-20|
|Home/EU||Sandwich||£9250 per year||2020-21|
|International||Sandwich||£12000 per year||2019-20|
|International||Sandwich||£12250 per year||2020-21|
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- A Level minimum of BB or CDD.
- BTEC QCF Extended Diploma grade MMP, BTEC QCF Diploma grade DM
- Access to HE Diploma full award (Pass of 60 credits - of which a minimum of 45 credits must be at level 3 including 18 at Merit or Distinction).
- If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience, please contact The Gateway for further advice before applying.
- International entry requirements and application guidance can be found here
Students must have studied a minimum of two years post GCSE level. However, it is expected that some applicants will be mature students with work experience, who wish to further their career development. These applicants will be processed through standard procedures, which may involve an interview as part of the process. Please see http://wlv.ac.uk/mature for further information.
Those who do not meet the entry requirements may be offered an alternative course.
The University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships in addition to other financial support packages
Tuition Fees Loan: If you wish, you can take out a Government Student Loan which covers the full course fee. You pay it back once you’ve left university and your income is more than £25,725 (from April 2019). More information on repayments can be found at: repayments.It’s available to eligible full-time higher education students and does not depend on family income.
The amount of the Tuition Fees Loan is paid directly to the University of Wolverhampton by the Student Loan Company.
Visit student finance on the gov.uk website to find out more.Self-funding: If you don’t want to take out a loan to pay your fees, you might want to take advantage of the University’s scheme to pay by instalments: see How to Pay.The funding available to you depends on when you started your studies and if you have been to University previously.
For more information please contact the Gateway.
Financial Hardship: Students can apply to the Dennis Turner Opportunity Fund (https://www.wlv.ac.uk/study-here/money-matters/financial-support/dennis-turner-opportunity-fund/) for help with course related costs however this cannot be used for fees or to cover general living costs.