In response to COVID-19, ANU has changed the mode of delivery for all classes in Semester 1 2020 to remote delivery.

Semester 1 Class Summary (available under the Classes tab) information on this publication is as up to date as possible.

Changes to Class Summaries not captured by this publication will be available via Wattle and students should have been advised by the offering College.

Find out more student information on the University's response to COVID-19 by clicking on this banner.

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
  • Post Nominal
  • CRICOS code NO CRICOS
  • Mode of delivery
    • In Person
  • Field of Education
    • Mathematical Sciences not else
  • Academic contact
  • Minimum 24 Units
  • Academic plan CADAN
  • Post Nominal
  • CRICOS code NO CRICOS
  • Mode of delivery
    • In Person
  • Field of Education
    • Mathematical Sciences not else
  • Academic contact

Program Requirements

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

A minimum of 24 units from completion of courses from the following lists. These 24 units must consist of:

A minimum of 6 units from the Computing list

A minimum of 6 units from the Statistics list

A maximum of 6 units from the Sociology list

Computing list

COMP6240 Relational Databases

COMP6730 Programming for Scientists

COMP7230 Introduction to Programming for Data Scientists

COMP7240 Introduction to Database Concepts


Statistics list

STAT6038 Regression Modelling

STAT7055 Introductory Statistics for Business and Finance


Sociology list

SOCR8201 Introduction to Social Science Methods and Types of Data

SOCR8202 Using Data to Answer Policy Questions and Evaluate Policy

Admission Requirements

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

 

 

Credit Granted

Applicants who have completed a degree in a cognate discipline from a recognised university may be eligible to receive coursework credit towards this degree, in line with the ANU Coursework Award Rules.

Annual indicative fee for domestic students
$17,280.00

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

Annual indicative fee for international students
$22,932.00

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.

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

  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.


Learn more about the degrees offered at the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science, read current student profiles to see what campus life is really like, and discover what our graduates have achieved since leaving the College — Visit the College of Engineering and Computer Science website.

Back to the top

Responsible Officer: Registrar, Student Administration / Page Contact: Website Administrator / Frequently Asked Questions