Program: Data Science aligned with Post Graduate Programs

These short courses are adapted versions of the modules presented in the postgraduate programmes for Data Sciences in Industrial Engineering. They form part of the same contact sessions. Advanced

Program Owner: Prof Andries Engelbrecht

Programming in R (Eng)
Mr Eldon Burger
Pre-Reading Start Course Start Course End
10-Jan-2022 24-Jan-2022 11-Mar-2022
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Data Science (Eng)
Prof Jacomine Grobler,
Dr Sydney Kasongo
Pre-Reading Start Course Start Course End
28-Feb-2022 14-Mar-2022 29-Apr-2022
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Applied Machine Learning
Prof Andries Engelbrecht,
Mr Eldon Burger
Pre-Reading Start Course Start Course End
19-Apr-2022 3-May-2022 17-Jun-2022
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Project Management
Dr Coenie Nel
Pre-Reading Start Course Start Course End
23-May-2022 06-Jun-2022 22-Jul-2022
Registration closed Brochure
Optimisation (Eng)
Prof Jan Van Vuuren,
Dr Stephan Nel
Pre-Reading Start Course Start Course End
6-June-2022 20-June-2022 5-Aug-2022
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Big Data Technologies
Dr Jacques Du Toit
Pre-Reading Start Course Start Course End
25-Jul-2022 8-Aug-2022 23-Sep-2022
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Data Analytics (Eng)
Prof Andries Engelbrecht,
Mr Eldon Burger
Pre-Reading Start Course Start Course End
05-Sep-2022 19-Sep-2022 04-Nov-2022
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Deep Learning
Dr Emmanuel Dufourq
Pre-Reading Start Course Start Course End
10-Oct-2022 24-Oct-2022 09-Dec-2022
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  • Please see the brochures for further details on the short courses.
  • Registration Deadline: 2 weeks before the pre-reading of the short course.
  • Access to the learning platform SUNOnline is granted after the completion of registration and payment.

For more information on any of the above courses, contact Dr Martina Frei at mfrei@sun.ac.za