A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.
Statistics is a highly relevant field with applications in many different academic disciplines, such as medicine, natural sciences, education, psychology, and education. It is also a desirable skill for workers in industry, business, and government.
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The professional program follows the same structure as the Master of Actuarial Science program with an additional 20-week Work Integrated Learning component. [+]
The Master of Actuarial Practice follows the same structure as the Master of Actuarial Science, plus Practice Subjects. [+]
The Master of Actuarial Science combines advanced mathematics, statistics, data analytics, actuarial risk theory, finance, economics and accounting subjects with large-scale, real-life commercial data analysis. [+]
The program combines statistics fundamentals and operations research to find solutions to industry problems. You'll be exposed to the techniques scientists... [+]
Master of Statistics and Operations Research
The program combines statistics fundamentals and operations research to find solutions to industry problems.You'll be exposed to the techniques scientists, market researchers, financial analysts, economists and consultants use in various commercial and government organisations.The program will introduce you to contemporary statistical and operations research software and give you in-depth understanding of processes involved.
Learning and teaching
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]