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Graduate Diploma in Biostatistics

Degree Type Graduate Diploma

Duration 1 year full-time or part-time equiv.

SATAC Code 3GD016

CRICOS 999999A

Offered in conjunction with the Biostatistics Collaboration of Australia (BCA), the Graduate Diploma in Biostatistics is delivered entirely online by leading teachers from the six universities across Australia that contribute to the BCA program. It is well suited to students from a range of backgrounds who have an interest in health sciences and statistics and an aptitude for mathematics.

Biostatistical expertise is in high demand in many areas. On completion of the graduate diploma, graduates will have attained the required skills for employment as a biostatician and will be prepared to find employment in medical and epidemiological research, the pharmaceutical industry, and government departments and agencies. The diploma also provides a solid grounding for further study with the Master of Biostatistics, or a more general Public Health degree.

The Graduate Diploma in Biostatistics is accredited by the Statistical Society of Australia.

To find out more about the BCA program, visit the BCA website.

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Last updated: Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017