Big Data, AI, & Ethics

Addressing the scarcity of training in data science in Ireland and co-created with key industry partners, the Big Data, AI, and Ethics Continuing Development Programme trains participants in the fundamental knowledge and skills of social data analysis.


Who is this course for?

This course will be of interest to individuals who wish to progress their careers through acquiring valuable social data analysis skills that are widely sought after in the private, public and non-profit sectors.

Participants are equipped with the knowledge, skills and tools to identify and reflect on the ethical challenges raised by the use of social data and to formulate guidelines for the ethical use of social data.

Course Fee

The fee for this course is €1,500. Places are limited as class sizes are small. Apply now to secure your place.

Big Data, AI, & Ethics

How should we negotiate the ethical challenges raised by social data? Dr. William Ratoff outlines what will be covered in this CPD course.

We asked some former participants to share their thoughts on the Big Data, AI, & Ethics CPD course...

'The topics covered were relevant, topical and well explained by the lecturer, who challenged students to think about the subject in new and interesting ways'.

Former participant

'The discussions were challenging and there was room and time for people to express their ideas.'

Former participant

'I liked the mix of content which was well thought out and divided between lectures, video presentation, breakout rooms and active discussion.'

Former participant

'This was an excellent course, which was really helpful in expanding and challenging my views.'

Former participant

Dr. William Ratoff, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Trinity College Dublin.

Dr. William Ratoff

This course is delivered by Dr. William Ratoff, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Trinity College Dublin. Dr. Ratoff's primary research interests lie in moral philosophy - especially the ethics of A.I. and the philosophy of mind and of cognitive science.

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