Short Master in Data Science

DURATION

2,5 months

ECTS

17

PLACES

25

REGIME

Post-Labour

DEGREE

Short Master

LANGUAGES

PT

COURSE HIGHLIGTHS

  • No short master’s degree in data science or equivalent offered in the Greater Porto area
  • Availability of different profiles according to the candidates’ needs
  • Data processing and analysis in a logic transversal to all professional areas

These professionals are highly sought after and valued in the national and international market and with this course students will acquire the basic theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to pursue this career.

In regard to equivalences all course units defined for the Short Master have direct equivalence in the Master of Data Science, enabling the candidate to continue the cycle of studies.

Specialists in knowing how to extract, process and explore data, create descriptive and predictive models applying statistical methods. These professionals are highly sought after and valued in the national and international market and with this course students will acquire the basic knowledge, theoretical and practical, necessary to pursue this career. Health industry, public administration, e-commerce and marketing, finance, energy, telecommunications, media and media are some of these examples.

The objective of this course is to train professionals who know how to analyze, interpret and use software based on statistical and mathematical models, contributing to the development of organizations.

Teaching Period:

3 February 2023 to 3 June 2023

Fridays from 6.00pm to 10.00pm

Saturdays 9.00am to 1.00pm

A certificate of attendance is awarded to participants who have attended at least 75% of the course. A Specialization Certificate in Data Science is awarded to participants who have passed all course units.

Study Plan 2021/2022 ECTS
Exploratory Data Analysis
5
Statistical Graphics and Visualization
4
OP - Programming for Data Scientists
8
OP - Estimation Detection and Learning
8

Note: The optional CUs available will be defined annually by the Department Direction.

Bruno Veloso

Coordinator of the Short Master in Data Science

Carla Santos

Coordinator of the Short Master in Data Science

DST/ Department of Science andTechnology

Short Master in Data Science
(sm.ciencia.dados@upt.pt)

Bruno Veloso

Coordinator of the Short Master in Data Science

Carla Santos

Coordinator of the Short Master in Data Science

DST/ Department of Science and Technology

Short Master in Data Science
(sm.ciencia.dados@upt.pt)

APPLICATION

100€

TUITON FEE

600€

Holders of a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Management, Economics, Engineering and related areas or professionals with knowledge in the areas of mathematics, statistics and basic programming.

10 de janeiro de 2022 a 11 de março de 2022

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