Graduate Certificate of Professional Data Analytics

Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

This course is not available to international students.
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Prime yourself for career success in a high growth area with this data analytics course. Develop a broad knowledge of the data management lifecycle and understand the power of data-driven decision making.
Get to know the challenges, techniques and tools of data analytics, and learn how to manage, interpret, visualise and derive knowledge from small to medium-sized data sets. Boost your digital literacy through the development of technical skills and experience using key technologies, with no prior IT background required.
You will complete projects co-designed by industry partners that present real-world challenges, giving you the opportunity to hone your skills in a professional framework. These projects go towards forming a portfolio, which will showcase your skills to future employers in the business analytics sphere.
Upon graduation, you will be prepared to pursue further education in data analysis or employment as a data analyst across a range of industries.

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6 months full-time


Hawthorn (Semester 1, Semester 2) - View application and start dates

Study modes

  • Full-time,
  • Part-time

2021 Start Dates

Quarter 2 - 26 April 2021
Quarter 4 - 11 October 2021