In a nutshell
Build the core skills and insights to work well with data with this Graduate Certificate of Data Analytics course from Deakin University.
Designed for students with no computing background seeking a career change, and industry professionals looking to formalise existing experience with a recognised academic qualification, this course provides a strong foundation of fundamental skills and knowledge for working with data.
In this course, you’ll study data analytics, security and privacy, research and development, and real world analytics. Upon course completion, you’ll be prepared to work in a range of industries, or be able to choose to continue your studies in information technology or data science.
If you have a head for numbers, like problem-solving, and are good with details, a career in data science may be for you. This course helps you get there.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline; OR
- Have two years of relevant work experience; OR
- Demonstrate evidence of academic capability deemed to be equivalent.
English language proficiently requirements also apply.
In this data science course, the subjects you may study include:
- Academic integrity
- Real world analytics
- Security and privacy issues in analytics
- Research and development in information technology
- Foundation skills in data analysis
Why Deakin University?
Established in 1974 as Australia’s first regional university in Victoria, Deakin University has consistently raised the bar in delivering quality tertiary education with a focus on excellent teaching and research.
The multi-award winning education provider teaches over 53,000 students a year, offering renowned courses that integrate real-world expertise and practical skills. Get recognised with Deakin in a range of industries, including nutrition, sports management, property management, law, business and more. Plus, they’ve have ranked in the top 2% by the acclaimed Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
As a student of Deakin, you’ll get support every step of the way along your learning journey!
They’ve got a range of on-campus facilities and online features to help ease the pressure of study, including on-campus childcare services, a medical centre with qualified nurses and doctors, free and confidential counselling (face-to-face or via phone) and more.
Deakin also offer advisers and resources to help develop your academic skills. Advisers are available on campus and online to help guide you in your research, assignment and study practices.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations: