Master of Data Science

Domestic

COURSE SNAPSHOT 

Local
Delivery ModeOn campus
Duration 2F / 4P
Intake InformationSemester 2 - (Spring); Semester 1 (Autumn)
Apply Direct Code3735.1
Course Code950342 (Parramatta)
Fee Information

Local Course Fees (opens in a new window)

Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

International

COURSE SNAPSHOT 

International
Delivery Mode On campus
Duration  2F
Intake Information Semester 2 - (Spring); Semester 1 (Autumn)
Course Code 950342 (Parramatta)
Fee Information

International Course Fees (opens in a new window)

Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

Overview

Increasingly in the digital age data plays an important role in most, if not all, occupations. Extracting information from data has become a science in itself, blending skill sets from mathematics, statistics and computing. With a strong applications focus, this course covers the nature of data including Big and Unstructured Data, how to embark on data driven investigations and visual and computational analytics. Our graduates have the knowledge and skills required to operate effectively in a data driven world.

Units

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Career Opportunities

Career opportunities depend on your qualifications and previous work experience.

How to apply

If you're an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident, you can apply online directly to Western (opens in a new window) for postgraduate coursework in Arts and Humanities, Business, Creative Industries, Engineering and Built Environment, Health Sciences, Computing and Information Technology, Medicine, Nursing and Midwifery, Psychology, Sciences, Social Sciences, TESOL, Interpreting and Translation or Therapeutic Studies and Counselling. Applications can also be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (opens in a new window).

Applications made directly to Western do not have an application fee.

You can manage your existing direct applications via the Western application portal (opens in a new window) or via UAC.(opens in a new window)

Step by step instructions are available on the How to Apply pages.


If you are interested in completing a higher research degree, for example Masters Honours, information is accessible from Western Sydney University Research (opens in a new window).