Graduate Diploma in Data Science 16 months Postgraduate Program By The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney) |Top Universities
Subject Ranking

# 51-70QS Subject Rankings

Program Duration

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Main Subject Area

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Program overview

Main Subject

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

Degree

Other

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Online

The Graduate Diploma in Data Science covers the foundational skills of data science as applied in computer science, economics and mathematics. It also includes programming, statistics and data systems. Completing these courses will give you a strong foundation and advanced knowledge in data science that are increasingly in high demand. This program also gives you a pathway to study the Graduate Diploma in Data Science and Master of Data Science.

Program overview

Main Subject

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

Degree

Other

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Online

The Graduate Diploma in Data Science covers the foundational skills of data science as applied in computer science, economics and mathematics. It also includes programming, statistics and data systems. Completing these courses will give you a strong foundation and advanced knowledge in data science that are increasingly in high demand. This program also gives you a pathway to study the Graduate Diploma in Data Science and Master of Data Science.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

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For entry into this program, you must have either:

  • completed the Graduate Certificate in Data Science with a WAM of 65 or higher
  • completed an undergraduate degree in data science or cognate discipline (e.g., computer science, economics, mathematics, statistics) and have sufficient data science background as indicated by an average of 65 or above across three Level III courses in mathematics and/or statistics and/or computer science and/or econometrics
  • completed a degree in a non-cognate discipline and have sufficient data science background as indicated by at least five years of experience in a data science or data analytics role.
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