Course code: #DS01
These are mandatory and all come with course.
This course at QUT covers the theory and the practical tools for data acquisition, storage, management, processing, analysis and visualisation.
Ethical considerations, communication, collaboration and critical thinking skills are all given detailed coverage.
Your course progression has been carefully crafted to cater for the diversity of specialist mathematics skills, scaffold your development in coding, particularly in data science-relevant languages, and prepare you for a rewarding career in data science.
In addition, a suite of four-unit minor offerings is available.
You can specialise in complementary areas, including Optimisation and Stochastic Modelling, Computational and Simulation Science, and Information Systems.
In your third year, your studies will culminate in the Data Science Capstone Project, where you’ll work with an industry partner to solve a significant real-world problem using real-world data sets.
This will synthesise your knowledge and techniques in solving complex authentic problems and build your preparedness to enter the industry.
Data science is an ever-changing landscape.
After graduating from this course, you’ll be ideally positioned to move with it, having developed fundamental tools and techniques and the critical thinking to play a leading role in transforming industry.
|Cost of living||1 person||$10,980|
|Accommodation||1 bed room||0|
If you need to improve your English language score, The English language programs are designed to help you improve your English, meet the English language requirements for your desired degree program, and prepare for an IELTS test.
|General English (5 - 45 weeks)||-||-||-||5 - 45||Academic Purposes programs (EAP 1 or EAP 2)|
|English for Academic Purposes 1 Extended|
|English for Academic Purposes 1 Standard|
|English for Academic Purposes 2 Extended|
|English for Academic Purposes 2 Standard|
|English for Academic Purposes 3 Extended|
|15||undergraduate and postgraduate QUT courses require a minimum IELTS overall score of 7.0 and no sub-score less than 6.5.|
|English for Academic Purposes 3 Standard|
|10||undergraduate and postgraduate QUT courses require a minimum IELTS overall score of 7.0 and no sub-score less than 6.5.|
High school Year 12 (or equivalent)
When you have completed this course and met the faculty progression requirements, you will be guaranteed a place in the first year of your chosen bachelor's degree.
There are four foundation streams to choose from, each with 4 units.
You will be allocated to the streams based on your selected Bachelor's degree course and progression requirements (i.e. degree course prerequisites).
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