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ADRC Wales Short Courses

An integrated programme of studies tailored to the essential skill set required for Data Scientists.

ADRC Wales Short Courses cover key topics in computation, data modelling, visualisation, machine learning, and key methodologies in the analysis of key linked data. Courses are delivered at Swansea University as hands on experiential learning. 


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Scientific Computing in Health Care

The course is designed for researchers and other health professionals who have had some experience in writing code to solve problems and would be interested in getting up to speed quickly with the current state of the art technological advances.

16 - 20 October 2017


Machine Learning in Health Data       Machine Learning in Health Data

This is a technical course designed for beginners or individuals who may have had some involvement with databases through typical roles in a data analysis environment, and are seeking to expand their knowledge and understanding of manipulating healthcare related data through relational databases.

13 - 17 November 2017 


Health Data Modelling    

The course is designed for researchers and other health professionals who have had some experience with relational databases and SQL before but would be interested in getting up to speed quickly with the current state of the art in database management systems that are used in healthcare.

11 - 15 December 2017


Health Data Visualisation Health data visualisation

This is a technical course designed for beginners or individuals who may have had some involvement with databases through typical roles in a data analysis environment and are seeking to expand their knowledge and understanding of manipulating healthcare related data through relational databases.

15 - 19 January 2018


Introductory Analysis of Linked Health Data  Introductory Analysis of Linked Health Data

This course is ideal for health and social care researchers, social scientists, clinical practitioners and health care managers who wish to build on their pre-existing theoretical knowledge and skills in the analysis of linked health data.

12 - 16 February 2018


Leadership in Project Management  Leadership in Project Management

The course is designed to meet the needs of anyone who wishes to develop their career by gaining skills, knowledge and expertise in leading complex projects. It would be most beneficial to people who have already had some experience of managing projects or are about to take higher levels of responsibility for more complex projects. 

12 - 16 March 2018


Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data  Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data

This course is ideal for health and social care researchers, social scientists, clinical practitioners and health care Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data managers who wish to build on their pre-existing theoretical knowledge and skills in the analysis of linked health data.

9 - 13 April 2018


Introduction to Database Systems with Application to

Health and Social Care  Introduction to Database Systems with Application to Health and Social Care

This is a technical course designed for beginners or individuals who may have had some involvement with databases through typical roles in a data analysis environment and are seeking to expand their knowledge and understanding of manipulating healthcare related data through relational databases.

Date to be confirmed


Introduction to Scientific Computation of Health Data Introduction to Scientific Computation of Health Data

This is a technical course designed for beginners or individuals who may have had some involvement with databases through typical roles in a data analysis environment and are seeking to expand their knowledge and understanding of manipulating healthcare related data through relational databases.

Date to be confirmed


Turning Clinical Information into Coded Data Turning Clinical Information into Coded Data

This is a technical course designed for beginners or individuals who may have had some involvement with databases through typical roles in a data analysis environment and are seeking to expand their knowledge and understanding of manipulating healthcare related data through relational databases.

Date to be confirmed



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