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Postgraduate Certificate Online

Biostatistics

University of Queensland

12 months
Duration
20768 AUD/year
15200 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Learn how to develop and apply statistical methods to different sets of health data so you can make important contributions to research and evidence-based practice with the Biostatistics program from University of Queensland.

Overview

Biostatistics uses data to measure, understand and solve medical problems. This exciting and versatile discipline contributes to all fields of medical research and evidence-based healthcare. In this program, you'll develop critical analysis expertise, interpretation skills and the ability to apply relevant research findings.

The Graduate Certificate in Biostatistics at University of Queensland teaches the specialised application of statistics, including data collection, analysis and interpretation, to the field of health. This program is ideal if you're interested in advancing knowledge in biomedicine, public health, or the life sciences. You'll learn how to develop and apply statistical methods to different sets of health data, to make important contributions to research and evidence-based practice.

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Biostatistician
  • Epidemiologist
  • Data technician
  • Bioinformatician

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematical Background for Biostatistics
  • Health Indicators & Health Surveys
  • Data Management & Statistical Computing
  • Design of Randomised Controlled Trials
  • Mathematical Foundations of Biostatistics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

8 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider No: 00025B

An approved degree.

A degree in one of the following disciplines would normally meet the 'approved degree' requirement:

  • Allied health
  • Applied Science
  • Behavioural and social sciences (Sociology, Psychology, Counselling)
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Biostatistics
  • Dentistry, Oral Health
  • Development Studies
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Health
  • Exercise and Sport Science
  • Food Science
  • Health Economics
  • Health Management
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine, Medical Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Pharmacy
  • Psychology

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20768 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20768 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    15200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15200 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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