Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Data Science

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Mathematical Sciences not elsewhere classified

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$7,942

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

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,942 $7,942
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,313 $9,313
Total $17,254 $17,254

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

84%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $59,022
Earnings range $38,650 - $67,245
In employment 55%
In further study 35%
On a benefit 1%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

UC Mathematics and Statistics Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$1,000, $2,500 or 5,000

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GCSB Tertiary Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.nzic.govt.nz

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

Read more

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.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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.

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