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This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
Start an exciting new career in an in-demand industry with the practical online Graduate Diploma of Data Science from Monash Online.
With an estimated 2.5 quintillion bytes of data created every day, there's skyrocketing demand for skilled data scientists who can analyse information to meet business' needs. With this qualification, you'll develop the practical skills and insights required to excel in this competitive industry.
With access to internationally-recognised professors and industry-standard data tools, your learning experience is designed to ensure you're professionally competitive and skilled to lead in this sector. In addition to training you in professional data tools, including Hadoop and Spark, this course will teach you how to visualise, analyse and manage your own data. In the course of your learning, you'll build problem-solving skills, creativity and other personal abilities to help you thrive at work.
When you complete your course, you'll be able to seek employment in a diverse range of industries, including information management, public security, financial management, electricity and water services, retail trade and education.
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
An alternative entry pathway also exists through Foundation Units. Monash Online offers three Foundation Units, in programming, databases and mathematics. You can take a maximum of two Foundation Units prior to commencing your studies if you possess:
In this marketing course, the areas you may study include:
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 course, you will receive a Graduate Diploma of Data Science from Monash University.
An in-demand specialisation, this qualification will enable you to seek employment opportunities in a wide variety of industries. Sectors seeking skilled data scientists may include information management services, media, public services including water and electricity provision, security and personal safety, retail trade, and information technology.
Wondering where a career in science could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government study loan through FEE-HELP.
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 $45,881 (2019-20 income year).
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