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The Bachelor of Business Analytics focuses on emerging issues in business data management and processing. You’ll develop the data skills needed to implement and oversee data-driven business decisions. In recent years, interest and industry demand for business analytics specialists has increased significantly. The quality, quantity and diversity of data available has never been greater, with many organisations relying on the expertise of business analysts to inform decision-making and strategic direction. As a result, career opportunities in this area have boomed.
You’ll explore the key concepts, benefits, and challenges of big data analytics and data visualisation. You’ll apply statistical and machine learning-based predictive models in analytics to various business contexts and learn how to effectively communicate business data to stakeholders. Collecting, effectively communicating using visualisation of business data, forming inferences and predictions from business data and making optimal and robust decisions from business data, managing business data.
General and operations manager, financial manager, accountants and auditors, management analyst, market research analyst, marketing specialist. Our graduates go on to exciting, stimulating and lucrative careers in the private, government and not-for-profit sectors in Australia and internationally.
The Newcastle Business School is accredited with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, earned by fewer than 5% of the world's business programs.
100 hours of work placement (if you choose to participate in workplace experience) the Empower Network for female students student exchange opportunities local and international work experiences in China, Fiji and Kenya through short-term mobility and international.
Recommended studies: Any 2 units of English, Mathematics Advanced.
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