Tech Hub

At Pearson Business School, we believe that learning goes beyond the classroom. Our Tech Hub is packed with essential online learning resources and opportunities for professional development in Data Science, so you can continue to learn from the comfort of your own home. 

Data Science Explained

Data Science is becoming increasingly more popular, opening doors to careers such as data scientists, data analyst and marketing analysts which are helping to shape the future of many businesses.  

Data Science is about asking the right questions, collecting data from different resources, organising, and interpreting data and presenting the data in an effective way that will enable businesses to make informed decisions. 

Our courses will offer you the opportunity to use the latest tools and analytical methods to work with data to develop impactful insights and solve real world situations.  

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Further Reading

Watch this space for updates on additional resources you can use to further your knowledge about Data Science.

Resources with Pearson College London

Job Vacancies

Are you looking to advanced your career in Data Science. Check out our current vacancies for positions at Pearson College London.

 

Data textbooks with Pearson

Take your reading to the next level with our compelling, academic books, that will encourage you to challenge your mind and explore different philosophies in Data Science and Computing. Choose from any of our books below and take advantage of our exclusive discount. Use the code 'PEARSONCOLLEGE' to receive 25% off the RRP*.

*We reserve the right to withdraw or change this offer without prior notice.

Big Data Demystified

Understanding how to use big data, data science and AI to make better business decisions and gain competitive advantage by creating effective strategies.

Key Business Analytics

Help managers apply tools to turn data into insights that help them better understand their customers, identify cost savings and growth opportunities.

The Really Good Idea Test

This book gives you 7 practical steps to find out if an idea is worth pursuing. You'll use proven techniques, hands-on templates and lots of real examples.

Key Marketing Metrics

You will understand the pros, the cons and the nuances of the most important marketing metrics, and how to choose the right one for every challenge.

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The importance of networking

Even in lockdown our industry engagement hasn't stopped. Lisa Giles, Director of Centre for Industry Engagement at Pearson College London, has hosted a series of podcasts inviting students, alumni and staff from the college to discuss the importance of networking in your career.

Catching up with Suzanne Rice

Suzanne talks to Lisa about winning a Green Card, her philosophy of "CAN" before "‘CAN`T", how data – and indeed life – is just like a jigsaw puzzle and missing Murphys.

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QS - What employers want

Alex Berka from Quacquarelli Symonds posed this question to 13,000 employers & 78,000 students. Listen in for insights about skills gaps, loving data & the importance of emotional marketing.

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IBM - It's a huMAN world

Tracey Gilbert, UK & Ireland Leader, Enterprise Strategy & iX at IBM join Lisa in a fascinating discussion, moving from Human Centred Design & Rapid Transformation to Emperor Penguins.

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Opportunity for Pearson College London Students & Alumni:

The Salesforce Pathfinder Programme in Partnership with Deloitte

The Salesforce Pathfinder Programme offers technical and business skills training to individuals in aspiration of starting a career at Salesforce.

Here at Pearson College London, we are one of the selected Higher Education providers in the UK to work with Salesforce every year, to showcase their programme to our students.

Last year we had representatives of Salesforce take part in some of our professional development activities, which led to a group of final year students participating in the Pathfinder Programme. The opportunity was a hit with our students, and we are delighted that two of our students have successfully secured full-time roles with Salesforce. We look forward to continuing to support exciting career opportunities for our students. 

Find your superpower

Learn in depth knowledge about Data Science with our recommended advanced courses.

Understanding the Data Science life cycle

1) Business Objectives - Asking the right questions
2) Data acquisitions - Collecting the data
3) Data preparation - Filter and organise the data
4) Data modelling - Choosing the right elements to analyse the data
5) Data interpretation and reporting - Evaluating and communicating findings

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