You will focus on building your skills by working with data, analysing data to gain insights into datasets and make data-driven decisions relating to a business or organisational context.

You will also take part in a group project, It is important you work as part of a team to complete this course.

You will develop a range of transferable skills such as:

  • Team working
  • Communication
  • Problem solving
  • Technical skills
  • Statistical
  • Computational
  • Over 18 weeks you will be require to attend a Tuesday and Thursday evening 6-8pm per week online.

  • One session of these evenings will be tutor led and the other will be a support/drop-in session.


  • Working with Data
  • Communicating with Data
  • Data Science Project
  • You must be comfortable using a computer for working Microsoft Office and in particular spreadsheet packages.
  • One Higher; or another scqf level 6 qualification; or relevant experience.
  • Data Analytics or Business Analyst.
  • You will require to have a personal or access to a computer/laptop.
  • Online application