Graduate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence

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La Trobe University
  • Awarded by

    La Trobe University

  • Qualification

    Graduate Certificate

  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    FEE-HELP may be availablePayment plan

  • Duration

    6 months

  • Start Date

    There are six student intakes per year, pick the start date that suits you

  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Software or Applications Programmer | Programmer | Software Developer | Software Development Manager | View all

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  • In a Nutshell

    If you're interested in learning about Artificial Intelligence but don't know where to start,  then this 100% online Graduate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence qualification from La Trobe University could be exactly what you're looking for. Aimed at immersing learners in the rapidly progressing realm of AI, this program will provide students with an extensive understanding of AI fundamentals and their applications across various sectors, including health, manufacturing, sustainable energy infrastructure, smart cities, and precision agriculture. Guided by educators at the forefront of virtual reality and computer engineering, students will be supported in aligning their learning with career aspirations and will receive assistance in accomplishing their professional objectives.

    Key learning components of the program encompass problem-solving with AI, machine learning, computer vision, and natural language processing. Students will delve into research skills and algorithms to develop AI-based solutions, understand the legal and ethical implications of AI, and acquire data analysis capabilities to implement practical machine learning techniques. Furthermore, they will learn how AI emulates human cognitive abilities for object detection in digital imagery through neural networks, and comprehend interactions between computers and human language, enabling computers to process and analyse extensive data volumes.

    The Graduate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence from La Trobe University also offers a pathway for continuous learning beyond the graduate certificate, with an opportunity to progress onto the Master of Artificial Intelligence program. Here, students can further specialise in key AI domains such as interactive media and computer vision, intelligent systems and robotics, and natural language processing. This extension of knowledge will ensure graduates are equipped with a comprehensive and competitive skill set within the evolving AI industry.


  • What You'll Need to Get In

    To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

    • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).
  • Subject Breakdown

    While completing the Graduate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence qualification from La Trobe University, you may study the following subjects:

    • CSE4002 - Artificial Intelligence Fundamentals
    • CSE5CV - Computer Vision
    • CSE5NLP - Natural Language Processing
    • CSE5ML - Machine Learning
  • Why La Trobe University?

    For over 50 years, La Trobe University has been transforming people and societies. Ranked in the top 1% of Universities worldwide by 2021 Times Higher Education World University Rankings and ranked as one of the best 50 universities across East Asia, South-east Asia and Oceania. La Trobe has a proud history of world-class teaching and academic research.
    Throughout your studies with La Trobe you’ll see firsthand how to champion local communities, tackle the big issues of our time and work to the highest standards. As you step forward in your career, you’re able to set a new standard of excellence.

    At La Trobe University, online courses are designed to be flexible for the working professional. Taught by experts in their field, our courses will show you how to adapt to new situations, connect with others and take the lead.

    Developed for busy professionals with personal commitments, our online courses help you take your career and leadership abilities to the next level.

    Online courses feature the same course structure and opportunities that our on-campus students experience, so you’re sure to enjoy a quality education and one-on-one support. You’ll have 24/7 technology assistance, so you truly can learn when and where it’s best for you.

  • Where will this course take you?

    On completion of this course, you will be awarded a nationally recognised Graduate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence qualification from La Trobe University. You will have all the skills and knowledge required to start applying artificial intelligence tools and principles to everyday business and organisational problems and issues.

  • Career Outcomes

    Wondering where a career in programming could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Game Programmer, Gameplay Programmer, Software Engineer, Generalist C++ Programmer, Assistant Software Developer, Assistant Web Developer, Assistant Programmer, Assistant Applications Programmer, Assistant Web Application Programmer.

  • Let's talk price

    Fees are paid per subject and each subject costs $3,700. The total cost of the course is $14,800.

    Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's FEE-HELP loan to assist with your fees. 


    You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

    This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.

    Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $48,361 (2022-23 income year). 

    Find out more about government study loans here.

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To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).


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