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Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics

Design analyses and translate data into insights using the latest methodologies and industry knowledge.
Australia and New Zealand International
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Campus
Gardens Point
Campus
Gardens Point
Duration
0.5 years full-time
0.5 years full-time
Entry
February
February
CRICOS
098600K

Highlights

  • Be at the cutting edge of a highly sought-after capability that can be applied across industries.
  • Translate data into insight and intelligence to be able to drive change and make key decisions.
  • Design the analyses of problems; produce data visualisations; develop and validate appropriate statistical and machine learning models; and incorporate analyses into solution pipelines.
  • Learn from expert academics and leading researchers who apply data science and data analytics to a range of real-world challenges, and who have world-wide industry connections.

Highlights

  • Be at the cutting edge of a highly sought-after capability that can be applied across industries.
  • Translate data into insight and intelligence to be able to drive change and make key decisions.
  • Design the analyses of problems; produce data visualisations; develop and validate appropriate statistical and machine learning models; and incorporate analyses into solution pipelines.
  • Learn from expert academics and leading researchers who apply data science and data analytics to a range of real-world challenges, and who have world-wide industry connections.

Why choose this course?

Be future-focused and stay ahead of the curve. Drive real change and impact key decisions by learning how to make sense of the volume, variety and velocity of data we collect as a society.

Our academics are world leaders in research and have strong industry ties that ensure the relevance of teaching material and high-quality learning experiences for students.

When you graduate you'll emerge with professional skills in the general application of data analytics. You'll have the knowledge and experience to apply high order thinking strategies within data rich contexts to influence and drive high level decisions.

Real-world learning

This course is designed to specifically meet industry needs. We’ve brought together expertise in the statistics, computer science and business process management disciplines to deliver real-world learning opportunities.

Build experience that allows you to constructively apply your analytical skills to complex problem domains.

Experience applying high-order thinking strategies within data-rich contexts through the synthesis of multiple sources of information.

What to expect

This course will prepare you for a future-focused career in the fast-paced, ever-changing world of data analytics. With a collaborative curriculum across disciplines you’ll not only learn theories and methods, but you’ll apply that knowledge to predict, forecast, visualise and make decisions in a range of applied areas.

You'll study data analytics for information professionals with an opportunity to further your knowledge in additional fields such as statistical data analysis, programming fundamentals, data manipulation or business process modelling.

Career outcomes

Career outcomes

You'll graduate with professional skills in the general application of data analytics, and you’ll have the necessary knowledge to work in a range of industries.

This degree can serve as a pathway to the Master of Data Analytics where you may specialise in areas of data analytics, data systems development or data-driven decision making.

Possible careers

  • Data Analyst
  • Data Analytics Specialist
  • Data Systems Developer
  • Data-Driven Decision Maker

Requirements

Course code
IN26
CRICOS code
098600K
Campus
  • Gardens Point
Campus
  • Gardens Point
Duration
  • 0.5 years full-time
  • 0.5 years full-time
Entry
  • February
  • February

Academic entry requirements

You must have a completed recognised bachelor degree in any discipline.

Minimum academic requirements

Academic entry requirements

You must have a completed recognised bachelor degree in any discipline.

Minimum English language requirements

Select the country where you completed your studies to see a guide on meeting QUT’s English language requirements.

Your scores and prior qualifications in English-speaking countries are considered. Approved English-speaking countries are Australia, Canada, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland, Singapore, South Africa, United States of America and Wales.

If your country or qualification is not listed, you can still apply for this course and we will assess your eligibility.

We accept English language proficiency scores from the following tests.

English Test Overall Listening Reading Writing Speaking
Cambridge English Advanced (CAE)
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT. You must provide your Cambridge English Candidate ID and Candidate Secret Number, these are printed on your Cambridge English Confirmation of Entry.
176 169 169 169 169
IELTS Academic
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
6.5 6 6 6 6
Pearson PTE (Academic)
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT. Please assign your test to QUT in your Pearson profile.
58 50 50 50 50
TOEFL iBT
Test must be taken within 2 years of commencement at QUT.
79 16 16 21 18

Don't have the English language score you need? We can help!

We offer English language programs to improve your English and help you gain entry to this course.

When you apply for this course, we will recommend which English course you should enrol in.

Haven't completed an English language test? We can help!

If you have not completed an English language test, you can sit the IELTS test at our IELTS test centre

Fees

Your actual fees may vary depending on which units you choose. We review fees annually, and they may be subject to increases.

2019

2019: $11,200 per course (48 credit points)

2019

2019: $15,800 per course (48 credit points)

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