Postgraduate

Artificial Intelligence and Data Science

Gain expert knowledge and specialist skills that combine artificial intelligence systems and machine learning algorithms. You’ll also develop a deeper understanding of the scientific methods behind successful data analytics.

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MJ-IAID

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Overview

Prepare for the workforce across a range of sectors. Whether you’re a graduate from an information technology degree or from another discipline, this course is designed to give you the technical skills needed to harness innovative solutions to industry challenges. You’ll gain knowledge and skills in the area of AI and data science and learn about emerging and future technologies, machine learning and AI techniques, data and business analysis, and data mining.

With a growing demand for AI and data specialists, having a unique skill set in data driven AI modellings and data analytics will give you the competitive advantage needed to succeed in the future workplace.

3 reasons to study Artificial Intelligence and Data Science at Murdoch

  1. Make use of our brand-new IT Innovation Hub, a cutting-edge learning teaching and research facility, fitted out with the latest mixed and augmented reality equipment, operational data centre and high-performance computing capabilities.
  2. This course has been designed in collaboration with industry partners with an emphasis on effective communication and the development of solutions to complex real-world IT problems.
  3. Learn from information technology experts and industry advisors as they share their experience and insights from a range of perspectives.

What you'll learn

Build essential skills and knowledge to meet your career or study goals. Topics you’ll cover include:

  • AI techniques
  • Data science methods
  • Machine learning techniques
  • Software tools that create efficient AI solutions
  • Advanced computational and statistical tools

Your career

There is a critical need for modern IT professionals responsible for establishing, maintaining and developing information systems in a wide range of sectors including commerce, telecommunications, health, education, architecture, mining, engineering, law and government and non-government organisations. Careers could include:

  • AI Specialist
  • Machine Learning Specialist
  • Machine Learning Consultant
  • Data Scientist
  • Data Analyst
  • Business Analyst

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English Requirements

You must be able to meet a minimum standard in English to study at Murdoch, which may include the successful completion of a variety of English proficiency tests.

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Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

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This information applies to courses offered at our Australian campuses only. Courses offered at our Dubai, Singapore and Myanmar campuses or delivered by Open Universities Australia may have different requirements.

Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

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This information applies to courses offered at our Australian campuses only. Courses offered at our Dubai, Singapore and Myanmar campuses or delivered by Open Universities Australia may have different requirements.

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