Programme Code HDIFSA
Programme Duration 1
Programme Level 8
EQF Level 6
EHEA Level First Cycle
Programme Credits 60
Semester Duration 0 Week(s)
Language of Instruction English
CAO Code; QQI Progamme Code etc

Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of this programme the learner will be able to :

Utilise statistical analysis, modelling, data mining and machine learning tools and techniques to derive insight and value from data in a Financial Services context
Identify, effectively manage, query and process different types of data within a financial services organisation
Use analytical thinking techniques, communication, and interaction skills to support decision making and address business requirements
Effectively communicate the results of analysis to both technical and non-technical audiences in a professional setting
Critically and effectively analyse problems through both independent and collaborative efforts in order to develop solutions and provide information and insight to meet business requirements as part of a professional team
Analyse personal learning needs and identify ways in which to resolve those needs in an autonomous fashion, seeking the support of, and providing support to peers where appropriate
Debate matters in the core areas of Financial Services and associated specialisms (e.g., Data Analytics, FinTech) and the impact of global trends that are shaping the Financial Services industry

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Core Subject
Module Code Title
A8DP Data Programming
A8WBL Work Based Learning

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Core Subject
Module Code Title
A8FM1 Financial Markets I

Stage 1 / Semester 3

Core Subject
Module Code Title
A8BDA Business Data Analysis

Stage 1 / Semester 4

Core Subject
Module Code Title
A8FM2 Financial Markets II
A8WBPROJ Work Based Project

Stage 1 / Semester 5

Core Subject
Module Code Title
A8DM Data Management

Stage 1 / Semester 6

Core Subject
Module Code Title
A8DMML Data Mining & Machine Learning