SciArt and Big Data Analysis

Module code: CO2109

This module will examine and critique Case Studies from a range of disciplines, such as biometrics, space science, environmental science, health, medicine, chemistry, geology, genetic science, etc.

The workshops will provide you with an opportunity to analyse and represent a range of scientific datasets with a view to communicating new insights to a lay audience.

Topics covered

  • Analysing Big Data
  • Science Communication
  • Data Visualisation
  • Data Sonification
  • Other forms of Data Representation


  • 6 hours of lectures
  • 24 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 12 hours of fieldwork
  • 6 hours of demonstrations
  • 102 hours of guided independent study


  • Field report (30%)
  • Essay or presentation (30%)
  • Demonstration (40%)