Master of AnalyticsProgram details
Study with depth and flexibility. The Master of Analytics prepares you for statistical analysis in the business world. With a diverse range of electives there is a focus on work-integrated learning.
Analytics is the science and art of analysing data to make better informed decisions.
It builds on the tradition of statistics and operations research, bringing together tools and expertise from computer science, engineering and business.
This blend of disciplines makes analytics unique in its capacity to solve critical real world problems. You will learn how to use data to make informed decisions that make significant contributions to the success of organisations, which provides a rewarding and valued career path.
The program allows you to choose from a diverse range of electives combined with a strong core of statistics and operations research.
With eight core courses and eight options, the program includes a high degree of flexibility. You can specialise in computer science, economics, finance, logistics or marketing or gain a broader understanding of all fields.
Problem-based and work-integrated learning are a major focus of the program and exposure to industry projects provide you with hands-on experience to develop your analytic capabilities.
You also will have the opportunity to apply for placements or internships and have them count towards the program in the second year.
State-of-the-art statistical software used in the program will provide you with hands-on-experience required for analytical practice.
Options for shortened program duration
Based on your previous studies you may be eligible for exemptions which could shorten your program duration.
Options for graduate diploma
After completing 96 credit points of study approved by the program manager, you may exit with a Graduate Diploma in Analytics.
How you will learn
Specialisations and electives
With eight core courses, the program includes a high degree of flexibility. You can specialise in computer science, economics, finance, logistics or marketing or gain a broader understanding of all fields.
Benjamin Lucas was looking to rejuvenate his knowledge and take his skills to the next level, when he decided to study the postgraduate degree in Analytics at RMIT.
The skills that Joyce had developed from the Master of Analytics enabled her to become a business analyst at Hertz.