Bayes Centre

Schedule of Courses

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

Course dates for Academic Year 2021/2022

To apply - please visit each course page linked below. 

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

Course Name

Start Date(s)

Health Data Science

Cohort 1 - 20th Sept 2021

Cohort 2 - 22nd April 2022

Leading Technology and Innovation in Organisations

 

20th Sept 2021

 

Earth Observation for Sustainable Development Goals

 

20th Sept 2021
Introduction to Big Data and Analytics in Marketing

Cohort 1 - 2nd October 2021

Cohort 2 - 13th March 2022

Explainable Machine Learning - A Practical Introduction 1st November 2021
Climate Change Risk in Finance

Cohort 1 - 15th Nov 2021

Cohort 2 - 28th Feb 2022

Practical Introduction to Data Science (Short Course) 2nd May 2022

 

Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurship*

 

TBC

 

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

 

Cohort 1 - TBC

Cohort 2 - TBC

 

Data Carpentry

 

Cohort 1 - Autumn 2021

Cohort 2 - Spring 2022

Cohort 3 - Spring 2022

 

Data Visualisation for Professionals

 

TBC

 

Health Data Leadership*

 

TBC

 

Applying Mixed Methods (Quantitative and Qualitive)*

 

TBC 

 

Digital Influence: Methods, Insights, and Impact

TBC

 

Skills for democratic innovation and the governance of the future*

 

TBC

 

Data Science for Manufacturing*

17th January 2022

 

Understanding Planetary Health Data

TBC

 

Previous Course Dates for Academic Year 2020/2021

 

Course Name

Start Date(s)

 

Leading Technology and Innovation in Organisations

 

Cohort 1 - 11th of January 2021

 

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

Cohort 1 - 17th February 2021

Cohort 2 - 19th May 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)

 

July 2021

 

EFI CPD - TravelTech

 

July 2021

 

Digital Influence: Methods, Insights, and Impact

 

17th June 2021

 

Skills for democratic innovation and the governance of the future

 

June 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. 

Eligibility and Funding

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

Funding Opportunities

Contact Us: bayes-training@ed.ac.uk