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DATA SCIENCE
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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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.

Course calendar
Show course schedule 2018/19 Reg.2017 course timetable
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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

GAV members
Presidente GAV DAI PRA PAOLO

Course units available for each Academic Year of the degree course
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Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
COMMON SCP7079226 STATISTICAL LEARNING (C.I.)
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    ENG
»   SCP7079227 STATISTICAL LEARNING 1 (MOD. A)
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6 1st Year Annual ENG MONICA CHIOGNA
»   SCP7079228 STATISTICAL LEARNING 2 (MOD. B)
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6 1st Year Annual ENG MONICA CHIOGNA
COMMON SCP7079219 COGNITIVE, BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL DATA
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6 1st Year First
semester
ENG GIUSEPPE SARTORI
COMMON SCP7078720 FUNDAMENTALS OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS
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12 1st Year First
semester
ENG GABRIELE TOLOMEI
COMMON SCP7079197 STOCHASTIC METHODS
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6 1st Year First
semester
ENG PAOLO DAI PRA
COMMON SCP7079257 ALGORITHMIC METHODS AND MACHINE LEARNING
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12 1st Year Second
semester
ENG ALESSANDRO SPERDUTI
COMMON SCP7079297 BIG DATA COMPUTING
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6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG ANDREA ALBERTO PIETRACAPRINA
COMMON SCP7079317 BIOINFORMATICS AND COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY
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6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG SILVIO TOSATTO
COMMON SCP7079279 COGNITIVE SERVICES
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6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG ALESSANDRO SPERDUTI
COMMON SCP7079397 HUMAN DATA ANALYTICS
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6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG MICHELE ROSSI
COMMON SCP7079318 KNOWLEDGE AND DATA MINING
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6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG LUCIANO SERAFINI
COMMON SCP7079229 OPTIMIZATION FOR DATA SCIENCE
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6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG FRANCESCO RINALDI
COMMON SCP7079278 STRUCTURAL BIOINFORMATICS
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6 1st Year Second
semester
ENG SILVIO TOSATTO
COMMON SCP7079405 BIOINFORMATICS
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG GIORGIO VALLE
COMMON SCP7079337 BIOLOGICAL DATA
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG SILVIO TOSATTO
COMMON SCP7079231 BUSINESS ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL DATA
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP6076342 COMPUTER AND NETWORK SECURITY
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG MAURO CONTI
COMMON SCP7079401 GAME THEORY
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG LEONARDO BADIA
COMMON SCP7079403 HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG LUCIANO GAMBERINI
COMMON SCP7079400 INTRODUCTION TO OMIC DISCIPLINES
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG MARIA PENNUTO
COMMON SCP7079399 LAW AND DATA
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079406 MATHEMATICAL MODELS AND NUMERICAL METHODS FOR BIG DATA
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG
COMMON SCP7079402 METHODS AND MODELS FOR COMBINATORIAL OPTIMIZATION
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6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG LUIGI DE GIOVANNI
COMMON SCP7079235 PROCESS MINING
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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
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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
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15   Second
semester
ENG