Graduate Diploma of Business Analytics

Course summary for current students

Year2015 course information
Award granted Graduate Diploma of Business Analytics
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeM660

Course sub-headings

Course overview

Deakin’s Graduate Diploma of Business Analytics is a collaborative education program with industry.  The course develops business analytics professionals with a broad skill set that enables them to develop analytics based solutions for business.

This course introduces students to a range of internationally recognised business intelligence and analytics tools and has a very strong practice focus. You will also have access to analytics certification programs by market leaders IBM, SAS and Microsoft.

The course allows articulation into the Masters of Business Analytics course.

Fees and charges

Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.

 Please be aware:

    * Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
    * Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
    * Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

Course rules

The Graduate Diploma of Business Analytics course requires completion of 8 credit points, including 5 credit points of core units and 3 credit points of general postgraduate elective units, selected from the Faculty of Business and Law and from other faculties within the University.

Students are encouraged to use the electives units to gain depth or sector expertise.

Course structure

Core units:

MIS761Enterprise Information Management

MIS762Data Warehousing and Big Data Analytics

MIS771Descriptive Analytics and Visualisation

MIS772Predictive Analytics

MIS781Business Intelligence

Elective units:

Plus 3 credit points of general postgraduate elective units