A course unit is a single subject offered as part of a program of study, but can be completed individually. You may receive Recognition of Prior Learning for studying this unit.
Ready to dive into the world of big data? Study the single-unit course, Data Processing for Big Data with Monash Online, and enhance your knowledge and career prospects in just six weeks!
Throughout this online course, you'll learn about different kinds of data, from documents to graphs to spatial data. You'll also learn how to use distributed processing technologies such as Hadoop and Spark, and complete programming assignments using Spark, Linux and more.
After six weeks of personal study and online group sessions, you'll be conversant in data streaming methods and cloud computing; ready to apply spatial data methods and distributed processing; and much more.
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
This is a single-unit course and may be used toward credit for future studies in data science.
As a student of Monash Online, you’ll be able to access their study planner tool, which will aid you with your time management and act as your personalised study timetable.
Their simple to navigate online courses makes online learning as seamless as possible, plus you'll have a personal Student Success Advisor to guide you throughout your learning journey.
Exchange ideas, receive feedback and generate opportunities by connecting with instructors and peers in real time.
Upon successful completion of this unit, you will have gained a variety of data processing skills that may be put to use working with big data.
Successful completion of this unit can also be used as credit toward a full qualification.*
*Subject to course entry requirements
The fee for this data science course unit is $4,062.50
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