Master of Business Analytics

Course summary for current students

Year2015 course information
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

Course sub-headings

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.

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 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.

Course structure

Core Units

MIS761Enterprise Information Management

MIS762Data Warehousing and Big Data Analytics

MIS771Descriptive Analytics and Visualisation

MIS772Predictive Analytics

MIS775Decision Modelling for Business Analytics

MIS779Decision Analytics in Practice

MIS781Business Intelligence

MIS782Business Value of Information

Elective Units

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

MIS793Business Analytics Project A

MIS794Business Analytics Project B