Industrial and scientific organisations collect data to gain an understanding of their environment and the effects of past and future events.
Statistical computing provides insight into processes that generate the data, allowing analysis of the effect of events and the prediction of future events
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Statistical Programming at Western
This course introduces the skills and knowledge, with a strong focus on practical application, required to begin a career in statistical modelling and analytics.
Fees and delivery
Delivery: On campus
Delivery: On campus
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As a big data graduate, you can look forward to career opportunities in:
- Data Analyst
- Data Engineer
- Data Scientist
Data Analyst's extract data and use it to help companies make better business decisions. This could mean figuring out how to price new materials for the market, how to reduce transportation costs or propose new solutions to save the company money.
As a Data Scientist you will analyse data and extract meaning from it. This includes working with unstructured and structured data, data cleansing and data preparation.
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*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.