BSc – Data Science Major

BSc – Data Science Major

Handbook year


Major code


Credit point value

24 credit points

Major Structure


Level 1

MA1580:03 Foundations of Data Science

MA1000:03 Mathematical Foundations (recommended for Bachelor of Technology and Innovation students) or CP1404:03 Programming II

Level 2

MA2405:03 Advanced Statistical Modelling

Level 3

MA3405:03 Statistical Data Mining for Big Data

MA3831:03 Big Data

MA3832:03 Machine Learning or MA3212:03 Optimisation and Operations Research


Select 6 credit points of subjects from List 1

List 1

CP2404:03 Database Modelling

MA2210:03 Linear Algebra

MA2211:03 Discrete Mathematics

MA2830:03 Data Visualisation

SC2202:03 Quantitative Methods in Science or SC2209:03 Quantitative Methods in Science-Advanced (Bachelor of Technology and Innovation students must select either SC2202 or SC2209)