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Data plays a critical role in modern decision making, and more than ever businesses are seeking skilled professionals to help them answer the big questions. Curtin University's Master of Predictive Analytics is the only one of its kind of Australia, and equips you with the knowledge and skills to lead global decision making, analysis and risk management, and play a role in a new global economy.
In this course, you'll gain a deep understanding of data processes, including statistical analysis, probability, decision making and interpretation, and use it to guide big decisions in business. From companies understanding real-time customer choices, to trend forecasting and data visualisation, data underpins every big business decision - and with this qualification, you'll be work-force ready and in line to help guide them.
This course also offers a research project, which could be ideal for a professional seeking to deepen their knowledge or specialise their skillset.
Last modified: 19 Jan 2017
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
Regardless of your chosen area of study, Curtin University also requires that you demonstrate sufficient competency in English.
In this analytics course, the subjects you may study include:
You may be eligible for Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL) if your previous education or work experience meet certain criteria.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive Master of Predictive Analytics from Curtin University.
Graduates will benefit from growing demand for skilled professionals in a wide variety of industries. You'll complete this course well-placed to handle big data issues and inform decision making in industries such as mining, oil and gas, banking and finance.
Curious about where a career in business could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for a FEE-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Alternatively, you can pay annually for the units you choose to study in that year.
Curtin University also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants.
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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