single degree

Graduate Certificate of Applied Data Analytics

A single graduate degree offered by the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science

GCADATAN
  • Minimum 24 Units
  • Academic plan CADAN
  • CRICOS code NO CRICOS
  • Field of Education
    • Mathematical Sciences not else
  • Minimum 24 Units
  • Academic plan CADAN
  • CRICOS code NO CRICOS
  • Field of Education
    • Mathematical Sciences not else

The Graduate Certificate of Applied Data Analytics is only available as an exit qualification for students enrolled in the Graduate Diploma or Master of Applied Data Analytics.

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:

  1. Apply basic technical expertise in computer programming, databases, and statistical data analysis to solve data analytics problems;
  2. Contribute as an effective member to the performance of a data analytics workplace;
  3. Be able to work to specification and according to a deadline, document tasks undertaken, and report outcomes to a third party.

Further Information


Students will need to install certain free software packages in order to successfully complete COMP7230. Please see the ‘Additional Information’ section on course information page.

Admission Requirements

The Graduate Certificate of Applied Data Analytics is an exit Award only and is not available for direct admission.

 

 

Domestic Tuition Fees (DTF)

For more information see: http://www.anu.edu.au/students/program-administration/costs-fees

Annual indicative fee for international students
$21,600.00

Scholarships

ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.

Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are.  Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.

For further information see the Scholarships website.

Program Requirements

The Graduate Certificate of Applied Data Analytics requires completion of 24 units, which must consist of: 

A minimum of 6 units from completion of courses from the following list:

COMP1040 The Craft of Computing
COMP6240 Relational Databases
COMP6730 Programming for Scientists
COMP7230 Introduction to Programming for Data Scientists
COMP7240 Introduction to Database Concepts
COMP8410 Data Mining
COMP8430 Data Wrangling

A minimum of 6 units from completion of courses from the following list:

STAT6038 Regression Modelling
STAT6039 Principles of Mathematical Statistics
STAT7001 Applied Statistics
STAT7026 Graphical Data Analysis
STAT7055 Introductory Statistics for Business and Finance

A maximum of 6 units from completion of courses from the following list:

SOCR8201 Introduction to Social Science Methods and Types of Data
SOCR8202 Using Data to Answer Policy Questions and Evaluate Policy
 

 

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