Data Science is the study of methods for organising, modelling and analysing large and complex data relevant for businesses, governments or other organisations. The information gleaned from the data analysis is intended to improve business decisions and inform policies.
The program provides an advanced technical background in mathematics, statistics, computer science and economics. The Behavioural Data Science major enables a student to specialise further in interpreting, understanding and predicting data for use in business.
The program and this stream open a pathway to exciting careers in data science and data analytics.