Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Data Science
University of Canterbury
Mathematical Sciences not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Postgraduate diploma holders will be able to show evidence of advanced knowledge in data science. They will be able to use data to inform solutions to workplace needs and have an awareness of what can be done with the data. They will be able to work both in multidisciplinary teams and independently to apply their knowledge to new situations. They will be able to engage in rigorous intellectual analysis, criticism and problem-solving and have an understanding of what basic programming can offer.
Key Information for Students
An approved Bachelor's degree.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$38,650 - $67,245|
|In further study||35%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
John Waller Memorial Scholarship
University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office
$6,000 per annum + mentorship and employment offers
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.