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Master of Business Analytics

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Award granted Master of Business Analytics
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeM760

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Course overview

Deakin’s Master 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.

Industry relevant:

The Deakin business analytics program has been developed in partnership with industry and a significant component of the course is delivered by business analytics professionals in the form of practice modules. The 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.

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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

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Course rules

The Master of Business Analytics course requires completion of 12 credit points, including 8 credit points of core units and 4 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.

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Course structure

Core Units

MIS761 Enterprise Information Management  

MIS762 Data Warehousing  

MIS771 Descriptive Analytics and Visualisation  

MIS772 Predictive Analytics  

MIS775 Decision Modelling for Business Analytics  

MIS779 Decision Analytics in Practice  

MIS781 Business Intelligence  

MIS782 Business Value of Information  


Elective Units

Plus 4 credit points of general postgraduate elective units which may include the general elective units listed below:


MIS793 Business Analytics Project A  

MIS794 Business Analytics Project B  



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