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Are you a programming or database professional who's ready to move into the ever-expanding field of data science? Monash Online's single-unit Introduction to Data Science course is a fantastic first step.
This foundational course provides an essential introduction to the theory and practice of data science. You'll learn about methods of data handling and different styles of data analysis; review in-depth case studies; and examine the use of data analysis in a business context.
After six weeks of online study, you'll have a keener understanding of data science and an ability to analyse and manage data yourself. Put your knowledge to use in a new role, or pursue further study in the data science arena – the choice is yours!
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.*
*Subject to course entry requirements
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 a sound understanding of the role of data in organisations, and an ability to apply basic tools to the analysis and management of data.
Successful completion of this unit can be used as credit toward a full qualification.
The fee for this data science course unit is $4,062.50
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