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Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18
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Degree course details
Degree course type Second cycle degree D.M. 270/2004
Sc2377
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Degree course code SC2377
Activated in 2017/18
Year of degree course structure 2017/18
Class (Ministerial field of study code) LM-91 - Methods and techniques for the information society
Degree issued
Branch Padova
Language English
Degree course tracks Common track
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Other degree courses within the same class    --

Degree programme regulations Regulations Rector's decree and regulations, issued on 24/05/2017 with RD n. 1745/2017
Annex 1 General description of educational activities
Annex 2 Study progression and proposed educational activities (course units, contact hours, credits, relevant subject areas, teaching-learning methodology, etc.)

Brief description of the degree course
Characteristics and objectives
The program intends to build Data Scientists whose solid technical background is complemented by a multidisciplinary preparation on various fields in which big data emerge. Highly required by Industries, Consulting Companies and Public Institutions, Data Scientists design and implement the analysis of big data, and provide managers and stakeholders with a clear account of their results. The Graduated in this degree will be able to master tools coming from Engineering, Computer Sciences, Statistics and Mathematics for collecting, managing and analyzing big data, and to translate their work into highly valuable informations.

Occupational opportunities
The Graduates will have jobs opportunity in Italy and abroad in
▪ internet companies, consulting companies;
▪ startups and high tech industries;
▪ public administrations;
▪ research centers.

Admission
Admission type Restricted number of places
EU students and non-EU students with residency in Italy 40
number of non-EU students resident abroad 10
        of which Chinese ("Marco Polo" Programme) --
Minimum number of pre-enrollments on which the activation of the Course of Study depends   --
Enrollment as a part time student yes
Fees Fees for A.Y. 2017/18
Admission notice    Admission notice for A.Y. 2017/18

Admission tests and pre-selections
Updated on 20/08/2017, at 07:30
Test Submission of applications Number of
applicants
of which applied as 1st choice
"Data Science - 2017/18 - candidates with a foreign degree and not staying in Italy" expired on 26/05/2017 37 37
"Data Science - 2017/18 - Selezione estiva" dal 30/05/2017 al 01/09/2017 27 27

Course calendar
Show course schedule 2017/18 Reg.2017 course timetable
Show examination schedule 2017/18 Reg.2017 examination schedule
Show final examination schedule 2017/18 Reg.2017 final examination schedule

Links
Website of the academic structure http://datascience.scienze.unipd.it/2017/laurea_magistrale
Ministerial websites Universitaly
Academic reference structures School of Science
Department of Mathematics
Referent of the Degree course PAOLO DAI PRA

Course units available for each Academic Year of the degree course
Please note:
Here you can find the list of the course units provided for in your study plan, in order of year.
Click on "A.Y. 2017/18 details" to see the details concerning the course unit taught in A.Y. 2017/18.
Warning: there could be changes in the next Academic Years.
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Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
COMMON SCP7079257 ALGORITHMIC METHODS AND MACHINE LEARNING
A.Y. 2017/18 details
12 1st Year Second
semester
ENG ALESSANDRO SPERDUTI
COMMON SCP7079297 BIG DATA COMPUTING
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG ANDREA ALBERTO PIETRACAPRINA
COMMON SCP7079317 BIOINFORMATICS AND COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG SILVIO TOSATTO
COMMON SCP7079279 COGNITIVE SERVICES
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG ALESSANDRO SPERDUTI
COMMON SCP7079219 COGNITIVE, BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL DATA
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year First
semester
ENG GIUSEPPE SARTORI
COMMON SCP7078720 FUNDAMENTALS OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS
A.Y. 2017/18 details
12 1st Year First
semester
ENG GABRIELE TOLOMEI
COMMON SCP7079397 HUMAN DATA ANALYTICS
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG MICHELE ROSSI
COMMON SCP7079318 KNOWLEDGE AND DATA MINING
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079229 OPTIMIZATION FOR DATA SCIENCE
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG FRANCESCO RINALDI
COMMON SCP7079226 STATISTICAL LEARNING (C.I.)
A.Y. 2017/18 details
    ENG
»   SCP7079227 STATISTICAL LEARNING 1 (MOD. A)
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year Annual ENG MONICA CHIOGNA
»   SCP7079228 STATISTICAL LEARNING 2 (MOD. B)
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year Annual ENG MONICA CHIOGNA
COMMON SCP7079197 STOCHASTIC METHODS
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year First
semester
ENG PAOLO DAI PRA
COMMON SCP7079278 STRUCTURAL BIOINFORMATICS
A.Y. 2017/18 details
6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG SILVIO TOSATTO
COMMON SCP7079405 BIOINFORMATICS 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079337 BIOLOGICAL DATA 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG SILVIO TOSATTO
COMMON SCP7079404 BIOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGY 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079231 BUSINESS ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL DATA 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079398 COMPUTATIONAL MARKETING 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP6076342 COMPUTER AND NETWORK SECURITY 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079401 GAME THEORY 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079403 HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079400 INTRODUCTION TO OMIC DISCIPLINES 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079399 LAW AND DATA 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079406 MATHEMATICAL MODELS AND NUMERICAL METHODS FOR BIG DATA 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079402 METHODS AND MODELS FOR COMBINATORIAL OPTIMIZATION 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079235 PROCESS MINING 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG

Internships and traineeships
Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
COMMON SCP7079232 STAGE 15 2nd Year Second
semester
ENG

Final examination
Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
COMMON SCP7079319 FINAL EXAMINATION
A.Y. 2017/18 details
15   Second
semester
ENG