We have a reputation as one of Australia’s most progressive teaching departments in the mathematical and statistical sciences. This course gives you the opportunity to further your understanding of the statistical modelling of physical, biological and economic phenomena, so you can contribute to applied research and development in industry, commerce and research. It places particular emphasis on data analysis using computer-related technology and to the fundamental theory of applied statistics methodology. You can select studies from a wide range of components, and you will have the opportunity to complete a minor thesis in your second year. As part of this course, you may complete subjects offered through the Key Centre of Statistical Science (KCSS), which comprises of La Trobe University, Monash University and RMIT. Additionally, you can also complete appropriate subjects offered nationally through the Access Grid Room Network.
English Language Requirements
IELTS take IELTS test6.5CAE score193(Grade B)TOEFL paper-based test score (read more)575TOEFL iBT® test (read more)80
Requirements for Statistical Science
Candidates entering with a pass Bachelor’s degree, including a sufficiently good pass in 60 credit points of third year statistics or its equivalent, require two years of full-time study to complete the course. Candidates who hold an Honours degree in statistics or equivalent enter the second year of the course.
Work Experience for Statistical Science
No work experience is required.