Applied Analytics
online graduate courses

In a data-driven world become a specialist in analytics technology

Develop the ability to apply analytics solutions to real-world operational and strategic issues.

  • Professor James Bailey
    Professor James Bailey
    Course Coordinator, Master of Applied Analytics
We’ve designed this course to show the power of taking a data driven approach to understand the world and to drive change. The use of analytics complements the core skills in your discipline and can ultimately be the basis for making better decisions.

Program overview

By 2020 data analysts will be in high demand in companies around the world. The Applied Analytics program will propel your career by sharpening your skills in the use of complex data. Through this future-focused program you’ll learn how to deliver business intelligence through analytics and be prepared to lead the way in a data-driven world.

This program draws on evidence-based practice to develop your understanding of analytics technology – its capabilities, its limits and its pitfalls. You’ll gain an advanced understanding of research principles and data collection, becoming a specialist in collecting, measuring and managing data.

Aimed at professionals who want to improve processes, systems and outcomes in their workplace through data analysis, this program will equip you to be able to analyse vast amounts of data to make better organisational decisions and forecasts.

Online course options

Next term starts: 28 January 2019 
Applications close: 14 January 2019

Course namePart-time durationCore subjectsCapstone subjectsSpecialisation subjectsElective subjectsTotal course fee*

Master of Applied Analytics
(specialisation in Education, Psychology or Urban & Environment)

2 years2122


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Master of Applied Analytics
(specialisation in Health)

2 years2131


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Master of Applied Analytics
(unnamed specialisation)
2 years21N/A4


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Graduate Certificate in Applied Analytics

1 year2N/AN/A2


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Professional Certificate in Applied Analytics

6 months2N/AN/AN/A


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*The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5 per cent per annum.

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  • Your dedicated student support team

Discuss your path

Talk with a dedicated online student support consultant via the chat function at the bottom right of this page, via phone or by filling out the enquiry form to understand more about this program, including:

  • Entry requirements
  • Time commitment for subjects
  • Fees and payment options.

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