Graduate Certificate in Data Science Fundamentals

If you're looking for a course that will let you master the data science fundamentals, then this Graduate Certificate in Data Science Fundamentals qualification from La Trobe University could be just what you're looking for. This course is designed to set aspirants on the path to becoming proficient data scientists, equipping them with a mastery of mathematics, modelling, and database design. Whether for those with existing data science experience or newcomers to the field, the qualification provides invaluable skills and knowledge from industry experts, building professional networks and preparing individuals for a successful career in data science.

Key areas of learning within the program include programming, database fundamentals, mathematics, and statistics and probability. Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of computer languages, with a specific focus on Python for problem analysis and software-based solutions. You'll learn to design, build, and implement databases, and delve into advanced database design concepts. Additionally, you will explore mathematical theories and techniques essential to data science, including the use of matrices for data manipulation. The program also imparts key statistical techniques and the application of R to comprehend data, identify trends, and predict probable outcomes.

The flexible online learning platform allows students to learn from leading academics and industry practitioners. It fosters a dynamic learning environment that enhances not only the absorption of an intriguing curriculum but also the establishment of robust connections with fellow students. These connections can significantly support career development and expand professional networks.

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    La Trobe University

  • Qualification

    Postgraduate, Graduate Certificate

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  • Duration

    6 months

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

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