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Science Specialisation Mathematics and Statistics

University of Southern Queensland

24 months
Duration
37600 AUD/year
28240 AUD/year
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About

University of Southern Queensland's Master of Science Specialisation Mathematics and Statistics is ideal for graduates from any discipline who are looking to develop their mathematics/statistics knowledge and skills.  

Overview

Even if you haven’t studied in some time, this degree will provide you with an in-depth education in mathematical and/or statistical techniques and problem solving skills. The University of Southern Queensland's Master of Science Specialisation Mathematics and Statistics is completely available online, but courses are also available on-campus, meeting study requirements for international students. 

About this Program 

  • Examine the fundamentals of theoretical and applied statistics, mathematical modelling and operations research, and computing and coding skills. This degree incorporates practical methods for undertaking analysis, modelling and evidence-based, data-driven decision-making.
  • If you already have a bachelor degree or equivalent experience and are looking to expand your knowledge into the area of maths and statistics, the Master of Science (Mathematics and Statistics) is the degree for you.
  • You will have the opportunity to decide between two different pathways of study in your masters degree:
    • Research Project track — the Research Project track equips you with research skills and allows you to develop a research thesis through a project in your chosen disciplinary application area.
    • Research Training track — the Research Training track allows you to develop your research capability and gain specialised cognitive and technical skills to prepare for a professional career in science.

    Career outcomes

    • Graduates with extensive experience in mathematics and/or statistical knowledge and skills are in high demand in a variety of industries, including: Public Administration and Safety; Financial and Insurance Services; Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; and Education and Training.
    • Would you like to work for the Australian Bureau of Statistics, one of the ‘big four’ banks, an insurance company, in computing, logistics, engineering or finance? Graduates of this degree are in high demand in a variety of industries.
    • Specific jobs include work as a Mathematician, Operations Manager, Financial Analyst, Systems Analyst, Supply Chain Analyst, Business Systems Analyst, Data Mining Researcher, Speech Processing Researcher and Market Researcher.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics for Quantitative Researchers    
  • Algebra and Calculus
  • Mathematics/Statistics Complementary Studies   
  • Computational Thinking with Python 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

16 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 078596M 

  • 3-year Bachelor degree from an Australian university or equivalent. 
  • or
  • equivalent professional work experience, as determined through the Credit and Exemption procedure.
  • have knowledge of mathematics at least equivalent to that found in MAT1102 Algebra and Calculus I

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37600 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    28240 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28240 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Commonwealth supported: AUD 7950
  • External/Online: AUD 37600

Living costs for Toowoomba

1200 - 2000 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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