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Organisation Description

The Southampton Data Science Academy is a partnership between the Web Science Institute at the University of Southampton and Cambridge Education Group. The SDSA was established to bridge the data skills gap, providing research-informed industry-focused education and training.

The courses are designed to address the demands of our increasingly data-driven world, helping ambitious individuals around the world to master the powerful tools of Data Science: business and data analysts, marketers, engineers, developers, economists, scientists, researchers, entrepreneurs, designers, and nascent data scientists.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • Fundamentals of Data Science

    Online Course | Southampton Data Science Academy

    This course equips beginners with the theoretical knowledge and technical skills to apply the powerful insights of data science to their work; it also provides the foundations for a career in Data Science. The course emphasises a hands-on approach to learning data skills; offering a number of interactive online exercises that will let you try out many of the techniques and concepts covered in the taught material. The technical aspects of the course are implemented using Python and we strongly recommend you have some experience with Python or a similar language.

  • Data Science for Digital Marketing

    Online Course | Southampton Data Science Academy

    This course is a practical introduction to how you can use data and data science techniques to improve marketing insights and manage customer interaction in web-based environments. Its content is aimed at people charged with delivering real engagement with their organisation’s clients in a digital age. Offering a practical use of data science for marketing insights it aims to help you enhance customer acquisition; retention and grow your customers’ lifetime value. Taking place over six weeks; each week will contain a mix of taught material; self-study; activities and practical exercises all carried out online.

  • Fundamentals of Data Science (Non-Technical)

    Online Course | Southampton Data Science Academy

    This course targets a skills gap reported by many organisations where people do not know how to talk about data science particularly across the technical / non-technical skills divide