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Why learn Data Science
The data science field is booming, with PwC estimating an additional 2.7 million jobs globally. Data scientists are among the most sought after positions, and yet, Australia is facing an emerging skills deficit in prepared talent for Industry 4.0. In this course, you’ll get hands-on experience running data pipelines, designing experiments, building recommendation systems, and more.
This course offers an ideal path for experienced programmers and data analysts to advance their data science careers.
How does it work
You’ll master the skills necessary to become a successful Data Scientist. You’ll work on projects designed by industry experts, and learn to run data pipelines, design experiments, build recommendation systems, and deploy solutions to the cloud. By the end of the course, you’ll have an impressive portfolio of real-world projects and valuable hands-on experience.
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Your experience with RMIT Future Skills
Upskill online, on your terms. Taught by industry leaders, backed by RMIT.
Our flexible short courses are designed to fit your lifestyle, not replace it. Study online, after hours, when and where you like.
The cutting edge skills you learn will be rigorously assessed and recognised by both a leading university and key employers in the field.
RMIT experience provides structure on top of online learning through 1:1 mentor support, webinars and a community of lifelong learners.
Real world skills
Level up your skills and qualifications as a digital native. Our courses are about practical training, building a network and applying your learning.
We have partnered with leading employers across the world to multiply the power of a world-leading university with the best of industry.
Make the most out of your online learning by interacting with your peers, experts and industry employers. Meaningful connections to help propel your career.
What do you take away from our courses?
After completing an RMIT Future Skills course, you will earn an RMIT certificate which can be validated, recognised and shared on social media platforms.
These courses are all about practical training. Each week, the skills you need to master will be walked through in live online tutorials that allow you to see success in action, and ask questions to overcome obstacles that are slowing your progress.
We combine the power of industry experts with a leading university to get you working on practical, work-ready projects that you can immediately apply back in your office.
Solving data science problems
Data science processes
Building effective data visualisations
Write a data science blog post
Software engineering for data scientists
Essential software engineering skills for data scientists
Creating unit tests
Data engineering for data scientists
Holistic data science process
Running pipelines and transforming data
Deploying solutions to the cloud
Build pipelines to classify messages with figure eight
Experiment design and recommendations
Analysing A/B test results
Explore approaches for building recommendation systems
Design a recommendation engine with IBM
Data science projects
Build your own open-ended Data Science project
Data science capstone project