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Data Science Course Handbook 2019/20

Data Science
Handbook Contents

Index
1 General Information
2 Course Regulations and Progression
3 Module Selection and Course Transfers
4 Teaching, Learning and Study
5 Examinations and Assessment
6 Pastoral Care and Support
7 Student Voice
8 Careers and Personal Development
9 University Information

Section 1: General Information

1.1 About Data Science
1.2 Courses
1.3 Contacts and Key People
1.4 Facilities

Section 2: Course Regulations and Progression / Outcomes
(Lists of modules, required volumes of credits, relative credit weighting across years of study)

2.1 Year 1 Data Science BSc / MSci Course Regulations
2.2 Year 1 Data Science BSc / MSci Progression / Outcomes
2.3 Year 2 Data Science BSc / MSci Course Regulations
2.4 Year 2 Data Science BSc / MSci Progression / Outcomes
2.5 Year 3 BSc Data Science Course Regulations
2.6 Year 3 BSc Data Science Outcomes
2.7 Year 3 MSci Data Science Course Regulations
2.8 Year 3 MSci Data Science Course Regulations Progression / Outcomes
2.9 Year 4 MSci Data Science Course Regulations
2.10 Year 4 MSci Data Science Outcomes

Section 3 Module Selection and Course Transfers

3.1 Module Codes and Links
3.2 Module Choice
3.3 Module Registration
3.4 Unusual Options (including Language Modules)
3.5 Course Transfers

Section 4: Teaching, Learning and Study

4.1 Lectures and Tutorials
4.2 Feedback
4.3 Attendance and Engagement
4.4 Monitoring Point Schemes for 2019/20
4.5 Study Skills

Section 5: Examinations and Assessment

5.1 Examinations
5.2 Coursework
5.3 Cheating
5.4 Reasonable adjustment
5.5 Mitigating circumstances
5.6 Remedying Failure
5.7 Examining Boards
5.8 Classification
5.9 Mark Release and Transcripts
5.10 Prizes and Actuarial Exemptions
5.11 Exit Awards
5.12 Appeals

Section 6: Pastoral Care and Support

6.1 Personal Tutors
6.2 Mentors
6.3 Department Support
6.4 Central Support
6.5 Values

Section 7: Student Voice

7.1 Student-Staff Liaison Committee
7.2 Module Feedback
7.3 Course and Student Experience Feedback
7.4 Complaints

Section 8: Careers and Personal Development

8.1 Careers Guidance, Events and Resources
8.2 Making the Most of Your Time at University
8.3 Careers in Teaching
8.4 Letters of Reference

Section 9: University Information

9.1 Policies and Regulations
9.2 Support and Resources for Learning and Personal Development
9.3 University Contacts: Offices and Services