Course overview

  • Starts: Sep 2023
  • Duration: FT 1 year
  • Mode: Full-time or part-time
  • Fees: UK: FT £10,400 / INT: FT £17,000
  • Location: The Institute

Ideal for: graduates and professionals with a background in computing or related fields wishing to update their skills and professional network by studying cutting-edge areas within computer science.

The art of data transformation

The programme offers both MSc and MA routes through a cutting-edge range of modules in topics such as programming for data visualisation, storytelling with data and interactive visualisation. It also offers modules in business development, innovation and social responsibility, which will help you understand how your skills may be commercialised and applied to both business and other domains.

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Why study this master's in data visualisation?

  1. Gain highly desirable skills in data visualisation
  2. Gain masters level skills in topics such as interaction design, and programming for data visualisation
  3. Gain highly desirable skills in storytelling with data and interactive visualisation
  4. Learn about the data security challenges faced by data professionals and the techniques they use to safeguard data
  5. Develop your skills in responsible innovation
  6. Gain business and entrepreneurial skills that will enhance your employability
  7. Experience a learning-by-doing approach to data visualisation
  8. Improve your future employment prospects
  9. Improve your professional network by meeting people with similar interests and different skills sets
  10. Be part of a tech-literate and creative community.

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    Key study topics

    • Data security and privacy
    • Mathematics for data analysis
    • Programming for data visualisation
    • Interaction design for data
    • Storytelling with data
    • Business development
    • Innovation and responsibility
    • Data visualisation in context
    • Interactive visualisation.

    The specifics

    Creativity. It's institutional.

    The Institute for Creativity and Technology

    When you study MA/MSc Data Visualisation, you will join a diverse community of enterprising creatives in a stunning new building teeming with creativity and endeavour. The Institute for Creativity and Technology connects academics, researchers and postgraduate students with industry partners to explore the interplay between creativity and technology for education, industry and society.

    Located in the heart of London’s creative hub, the Design District, it's impossible not to be inspired by the passionate minds, creative sparks and rich culture that surrounds you.


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    Where you'll be studying

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