Master of Business Analytics (coursework)
The Master of Business Analytics is relevant for those students looking to draw insights from data to enable better business decisions. In this course students will learn analytical and technical skills and apply these skills to business contexts.
- Course title
- Master of Business Analytics (coursework)
- Award abbreviation
- Course code
- Course type
- master's degree by coursework only
- not available in 2019
- Administered by
- Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education
- Intake periods
- Beginning of year and mid-year
- Attendance type
- full- or part-time (Student visa holders should read Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 for more information.)
- Credit points required
A standard full-time load is 24 points per semester.
- Standard course duration
- 1.5 full-time (or equivalent part-time) comprising 72 points of taught units and 24 points of admission credit, as recognised and granted by the Faculty
- Maximum course duration
- 2.0 full-time (or equivalent part-time) comprising up to 96 points of taught study (see Rule 5 for further information)
- Time limit
- 5 years
- Delivery mode
- Locations offered
- UWA (Perth)
- Domestic fee type
- Postgraduate fee-paying/FEE-HELP
- Course Coordinator(s)
- Dr Catherine Leighton
- Visit the fees calculator.
Prospective students should see the Future Students website for details on admission requirements, intake periods, fees, availability to international students, careers information etc.
Note: This course is not available in 2019.
|Key to availability of units:|
|S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = summer teaching period; N/A = not available in 2019;|
NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period; * = to be advised
Students without requisite cognate studies may be required to take units to the value of 24points as advised by the Faculty.
Take all units from this group (24 points):
|S2||BUSN5002||Fundamentals of Business Analytics|
|N/A||BUSN5007||Business Analytics Industry Project (12 points)|
Take units to at least the value of 18 points from this group.
Note: Business Applications Units
|S2, SS||BUSN5001||Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies in Business|
|S1||ECON5514||Economic Research and Evaluation Methods|
|S1||HRMT5502||Human Resource Analytics|
|S1||MKTG5504||Big Data in Marketing|
Take up to the number required to complete course (maximum of 30 points):
|S1, S2||ACCT5432||Introductory Financial Accounting|
|S1, S2||BUSN5100||Applied Professional Business Communications|
|N/A||BUSN5101||Programming for Business|
|S1||CITS4407||Open Source Tools and Scripting|
|S2||ECON5513||Applied Advanced Econometrics|
|S1||ECON5541||Economics for Business: Applications and Policy|
|S2||INMT5501||Enterprise Information Systems|
|S1||INMT5518||Models for Logistics, Operations and Services|
|S1, S2||MGMT5504||Data Analysis and Decision Making|
|S1, S2||MGMT5507||Management and Organisations|
|S1, S2||MKTG5502||Digital Marketing|
Applicability of the Student Rules, policies and procedures
1.(1) The http://handbooks.uwa.edu.au/postgraduate/student-procedures'>student procedures apply, except as otherwise indicated in the rules for this course.
Academic Conduct Essentials module
2.(1) Except as stated in (2), a student who enrols in this course for the first time irrespective of whether they have previously been enrolled in another course of the University, must undertake the Academic Conduct Essentials module (the ACE module).
English Language competency requirements
3. To be considered eligible for consideration for admission to this course an applicant must satisfy the University's English language competence requirement as set out in the University Policy on Admission: Coursework.
Admission ranking and selection
Articulations and exit awards
- 42270 Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics (24 points)
- 42630 Master of Business Analytics (96 points)
(2) A student who withdraws from the Master of Business Analytics course before completing it, but after fulfilling the requirements of a lesser award in the above sequence, may apply for the relevant award.
(2) Units must be selected in accordance with the course structure, as set out in these rules.
(3) Students who have completed a bachelor's degree with a major in a Commerce-related discipline, or a major in a Computer Science discipline (including a statistics unit), or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty are granted credit for conversion units up to a value of 24 points.
8. To make satisfactory progress in a calendar year a student must pass units to a value of at least half the total value of units in which they remain enrolled after the final date for withdrawal without academic penalty.
9. A student who has not achieved a result of Ungraded Pass (UP) for the ACE module when their progress status is assessed will not have made satisfactory progress even if they have met the other requirements for satisfactory progress in Rule 8.
11. A student who does not make satisfactory progress in terms of Rule 9 is assigned the progress status of 'On Probation', unless they have been assigned a progress status of 'Suspended' or 'Excluded' for failure to meet other satisfactory progress requirements in Rule 8.
Award with distinction