Middlesex University

Course Introduction

Research explores how visual analytics can turn large and complex, data sets into interactive visualisations that can prompt visceral comprehension and moments of insight.

Course Modules

Workshops include: Logic and sense'making; human perception and information visualisation; HCI and system modelling; visual analytics system architecture; operational issues and e'discovery; data analysis and knowledge engineering.

Course Additional Entry

Visual Analytics is an interdisciplinary activity that requires creativity and technical knowledge and skill. It is a human centred activity and is developing rapidly. There are opportunities for a broad range of specialists to make a productive contribution and a future career. We are interested in people with backgrounds in subjects involving considerable analytic skills, such as Computer Science, Mathematics, Psychology or Physical Science. Some experience of programming is required, or a willingness to learn prior to embarking on the course. You must have competence in English language and we normally require Grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 - 2 years
Mixed Mode
MSc (Res) £10,500  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 - 2 years
Mixed Mode
MSc (Res) £4,052  Whole course. First year home fees