Data Science Education Centre of Excellence

Short Courses and MOOCs

Access to free online courses in data science, data management and analytics are designed to enhance your knowledge and boost your career.

Free Data Courses

There are many free online courses in data science, data management and analytics that are designed to enhance your knowledge and boost your career. Click on the links below for more information. 

 

The University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh has an expanding selection of free online courses in data science, data management and analytics.

For more information and to register, click: UoE Online Courses

The Data Lab

Driving Value from Data (MOOC)

This course explores data at an introductory level for decision makers.

Upon completion of this course the participants will be able to:

  • Describe how organisations use data to drive value.

  • Identify and classify data and opportunities within your own organisation.

  • Explain how data mature your organisation is and identify what to do to increase your maturity to align with your ambitions

  • Summarise the main challenges organisations face.

  • Begin to justify the investment required within your own organisation.

For more information and to register, click: 'Driving Value from Data'