In a nutshell
Spark innovation, drive change and improve business outcomes using Artificial Intelligence (AI), one of the most in-demand skills in Australia.
Gain hands-on experience using today’s AI tools and strategies in La Trobe’s 100 per cent online Master of Artificial Intelligence course. We’ll teach you AI research, NLP, design and deep-learning fundamentals.
You’ll work on real-world projects in our virtual lab supported by Microsoft. The lab gives you a way to practice and perfect your machine learning and natural language processing skills.
Focusing on machine learning, you’ll detect anomalies and implement searches, game trees and playing, expert systems and chatbots.
With NLP skills, you can implement algorithms, transfer learning, language models, text classification, part-of-speech tagging and much more.
Choose an industry-focused specialisation in Interactive Media and Computer Vision or Natural Language Processing to gain deeper industry experience.
Entry into the course is open for students with a bachelor degree in any field. You can complete the course in 14 months, ready to take Microsoft certification exams.
The AI workforce is projected to need up to 161,000 professionals by 2030, according to ACS Australia’s Digital Pulse 2021. This includes roles in computer vision, robotics, data science, human language technologies.
A graduate diploma and a graduate certificate are also available to build on your experience to take a step toward a role in AI.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).
In this AI course, the subjects you may study include:
- Artificial Intelligence Fundamentals
- Database Fundamentals
- Information Technology Fundamentals
- Introduction to Programming
- Machine Learning
- Deep Learning
- Professionals Practices and Entrepreneurship in Information Technology
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.
The online study experience:
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.