Bayes Centre

Schedule Of Courses

The schedule of courses within the Data Skills Workforce Development programme.

Course dates for Academic Year 2021

How to Apply 

*Note that some courses are still in development and updates will be provided soon.

 

Course Name

Start Date(s)

 

Leading Technology and Innovation in Organisations

 

Cohort 1 - 11th of January 2021

Cohort 2 - TBC September 2021

 

Developing a Data Driven Company (Bespoke Course for the Creative Sectors)

 

Cohort 1 - 17th February 2021

Cohort 2 - 19th May  2021

 

Understanding Planetary Health and Data: An introduction to the Concepts and Themes 

 

22nd February 2021

 

Data Carpentry

 

Cohort 1 - 29-31 March 2021

Cohort 2 - 20-22 April 2021

Cohort 3 - 26-29 April 2021

 

Data Visualisation for Professionals

 

4th May 2021

 

Health Data Science

 

19th April 2021

 

Practical Introduction to Data Science (Short Course)

 

3rd May 2021

 

Climate change and finance: embedding climate risk analytics into financial decision making                                  

 

3rd May 2021

 

Applying Mixed Methods (Quantitative and Qualitive)*

 

TBC 

 

EFI CPD - TravelTech*

 

TBC 

 

Explainable Machine Learning: A Practical Introduction

15th June 2021

 

Introduction to Big Data and Analytics in Marketing

4th June 2021

 

Digital Influence: Methods, Insights, and Impact

17th June 2021

 

Skills for democratic innovation and the governance of the future*

 

June 2021

 

Data Driven Manufacturing*

 

September 2021

 

Future Courses

The schedule will continue to be updated with new courses as we grow and expand the programme, this may include new dates for existing courses. 

Eligbility and Funding

Through the Scottish Funding Council (SFC) Upskilling Fund, a number of fully-funded places are available  for those that are eligible. Please see the Eligibility Criteria below. If you do not meet the Funding Eligibility Criteria but are interested in the course, please get in touch for further details. 

Funding Eligibility Criteria

Contact Us: bayes-training@ed.ac.uk