Master of Applied Statistics

Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

MA-APPS Postgraduate Hawthorn, Online Send me a link to this course

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The Master of Applied Statistics is designed to give you an advanced practical and theoretical knowledge of statistical methods that you can apply in your workplace or to your area of interest. The program comprises coursework, work placements, and a minor thesis.

Become proficient with statistical software packages, including R, SAS and IBM SPSS, and develop data analysis skills in advanced statistical modelling and measurement. Build your research and evaluation expertise through a consulting unit and a research unit. Supervised professional placements are a critical component of the course and will help you cement your learning in a professional context.

Graduate with the skills and experience to establish yourself as a professional statistician or statistical consultant. Students who complete a master program with appropriate experience are eligible to apply for the award of Accredited Statistician through the Australian Statistical Society.

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2 years full-time or equivalent part-time with combined online delivery and optional on-campus classes/workshops

Study modes

  • Full-time,
  • Online,
  • Part-time