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Find out about The Data Lab MSc Programme and the MSc courses we are funding for AY 2021/22 - Shared screen with speaker view
Iain Paton
22:21
Hello, are part-time study options available?
Iain Paton
23:02
Hello, can past credits be transferred? (I have 10 at SQF 11 and hope to earn another 20 this year)
Heidi Popovic
25:10
Are any of these programmes available online-only? I am Edinburgh based and can't commute/relocate to another city, so are my only options at the Edinburgh Unis?
Shahid Hameed
26:39
Is the placement necessary as part of the programme? I currently work full time and there are data analyst roles within that company? Can I work with them to fulfill the placement criteria?
Shahid Hameed
27:06
what criteria do you look at for awarding scholarships?
Heidi Popovic
28:40
Are any of the 1-year Data Science programmes suitable for someone without the IT/programming background? Or is the 2-year programme best if you don't have a computer science degree/experience?
Feliks J
34:03
Are there any placements in creative industries?
Syed Munawar
35:48
Are there any guidelines on application process work? Do we apply after getting accepted by universities?
Ken MacKenzie-Leigh
35:58
I didn't see the UWS MSc mentioned, is it still available?
Heidi Popovic
37:56
Thanks, that's really helpful!
Feliks J
39:23
Thank you!
Kumar Vallatharasu
39:31
Are there any placements in the oil & gas industry?
Syed Munawar
39:46
Thank you
Robert Harvey
40:37
Hello. I’d be interested to hear a bit about any placement undertaken by students on the Urban Analytics MSc. Thank you.
Kumar Vallatharasu
41:35
Thanks a lot
Iain Paton
41:38
Very useful, thank you!
Robert Harvey
41:57
Thanks
Feliks J
43:40
Is it possible to get the funding if you have pre-settled status, though studied under EU funding?
Syed Munawar
43:53
Would it be possible to stay with current employer and work part-time while attending these courses?
Curtis Kerr
44:30
As someone who would not be able to apply until the 2022 intake, is there anything anyone on the panel would recommend to do over the next year to help become as promising a candidate as possible?
Feliks J
45:24
Thanks!
Paul
45:33
Question for Richana pls - how has been your experience of HW and in hindsight, do you think the 1st year was a necessary step, or could you have achieved the MSc in one year? thanks
Adam Hudzik
45:44
University of Highlands and Islands offers MSc in Applied Data Science. They offer part-time mode online. Is it will be funded by The Data Lab in the next year?
Feliks J
46:15
Sorry, just to clarify because I think I've missed the answer to the question earlier - is the placement mandatory?
Paul
47:40
ok thank you Rachana!
Syed Munawar
48:07
Question for Rachana - what programming skills do you recommend to learn before applying for HW data science course?
Adam Hudzik
48:09
thank you
Feliks J
48:47
thanks!
Curtis Kerr
50:19
Marian I asked a question I think it was missed, will paste it again.
Curtis Kerr
51:34
As someone who would not be able to apply until the 2022 intake, is there anything anyone on the panel would recommend to do over the next year to help become as promising a candidate as possible?
Amrutha Haridas
51:45
Sorry, just clarifying. Is funding available for course done part time if based in university?
Syed Munawar
54:05
Thanks
Heidi Popovic
54:13
Sorry Najib, who was the author of that book?
Curtis Kerr
54:15
Fantastic, thanks all
Najib Murad
54:24
Tom Fawcett
Heidi Popovic
58:06
Thank you so much, very informative, and such a fantastic opportunity!
Syed Munawar
58:07
Thank you for this webinar, fingers crossed for application :)
Saw Mon
58:17
Thank you very much.
Rachana Patel
58:39
Medium
Syed Munawar
58:56
Thanks
Christine Canavan
59:14
Thank you for hosting this webinar, very helpful information!
Temi Aina
59:28
Thank you very much
Ken MacKenzie-Leigh
59:45
thank you
Feliks J
59:52
thanks!
Marianna Skupinska
59:56
Thank you
Saw Mon
01:00:01
Thank you very much.
Adam Hudzik
01:00:02
thank you
Robert Harvey
01:00:05
Thanks!
Curtis Kerr
01:00:17
Thanks a lot
Daniel Murphy
01:00:18
Thank you very much!
Kumar Vallatharasu
01:00:36
Thanks a lot for hosting the webinar