Information and data are being generated faster than ever before, with the trend driven by advances in computing power, exponential growth in internet use and increased cloud computing. Organisations can benefit significantly from the analysis of this data, resulting in growing demand for data science experts to inform and drive business decisions.
This degree is designed to produce job-ready graduates to meet this industry need, and to fill the growing range of work opportunities in the market. Successful maths and data scientists draw on skills from a range of complementary disciplines, so this degree offers a balanced mix of mathematics, information technology and data science. In your final year you’ll have the chance to complete an industry-based project to experience real-world challenges and gain workplace experience.
Meet any prerequisite requirements with a minimum grade of C- or equivalent
Qualify for the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE), and achieved a competitive Selection Rank (ATAR), or
Complete secondary qualifications equivalent to SACE, or
Complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points
In addition to meeting academic entry requirements, international students who speak English as a second or additional language must also meet the University's English language entry requirements. The minimum language requirements for this program are:
English language test
Indicative Tution Fees - AUD$ 35,300 per annum (per 1.0 EFTSL)
Graduates can consider the following careers: