Undergraduate Module Descriptor

SSI2002: Data Analysis in the Workplace

This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.


NQF Level 5
Credits 15 ECTS Value 7.5
Term(s) and duration

This module will run during term 2 (5 weeks)

Academic staff

Dr Chris Playford ()


SSI1006 (formerly POL1041\SOC1041)


SSI2005 (formerly POL2077/ SOC2077) or SOC2019

Available via distance learning


This module gives you the opportunity to gain experience of using data analysis tools and techniques in a workplace setting. The organizations offering placements are across the private, public & charity sectors and you can choose to do your placement in Exeter or elsewhere in the UK and Europe. Workshops will prepare you for your placement and develop your employment skills. The module will require you to relate your work experience back to academic study; reflect on your learning during your work experience; define the core elements of the recruitment process and identify personal competences and work related skills.

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