Further training pathways from this qualification include but are not limited to students seeking a training pathway into Data Science studies.
Possible occupations relevant to this course, include those working in a broad range of industries who as part of their job role, are responsible for:
- managing and storing big data
- capturing, preparing and testing big data
- big data analysis
- presentation techniques
Credit transfers and advanced standing
Skills recognition is not applicable to this course. CDU's short courses are highly targeted courses designed to help you improve a specific skill. They will help you improve your career prospects, maintain currency in your field, or allow you to try out something completely new.
VET to Higher Education Pathway Mapping for completed Awards in the same field or discipline.
2023 VET fees will be published as soon as they become available.
International VET Package
Why study at CDU?
Whether you learn on campus or online, you will be studying with a proud multi-sector university that’s a leader in research and flexible study delivery. CDU is innovative, industry-relevant and student-centred. Our students are at the heart of all that we do.
- Benefit from smaller class sizes for more personalised attention
- Online learners receive the same support as their on-campus peers
- Enjoy inclusive, welcoming learning environments
- Utilise our deep connections with industry, businesses and communities in the Northern Territory, across Australia, and beyond
What will I study?
Students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment upon successful completion.
The total Nominal Hours for this training program is 190.
|Code||Module/Unit of Competency||Hours|
|UNITS OF COMPETENCY|
|BSBXBD401||Capture and store big data||80|
|BSBXBD402||Test big data samples||40|
|BSBXBD403||Analyse big data||40|
|BSBXBD406||Present big data insights||30|
|Total nominal hours for the training program||190|
This skill set applies to those working in a broad range of industries who as part of their job are responsible for the operational use of big data.
Preferred entry requirements for candidates include:
- Relevant vocational experience.
Learners will need:
- Basic computer skills
- Knowledge of common computing terms and word processing
- Proficiency with web browser software and sending/receiving e-mail including e-mail with attachment
- Familiarity with navigating the Internet
Students are required to undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LL&N) assessment to establish support requirements for this qualification.
The people-first approach to flexibility and supportive learning environment at CDU meant I could find a balance with study, work and family life.
I genuinely believe Darwin is the land of opportunities if you leverage your strengths, abilities and skills.
This is a non-award course and a Statement of Attainment will be issued for nationally recognised units of competency successfully completed.
Employability Skills are embedded in the training and assessment of national training package qualifications. Information on the Employability Skills relevant to your qualification can be obtained by visiting this website and keying in the national code for the qualification: training.gov.au
Location and study mode
Delivery at all locations is subject to sufficient demand and resources.
Study Mode: Online
Subject to demand other locations and modes may become available throughout the year.
|Email:Student.Central@cdu.edu.au. Phone: 1800 061 963 (free call).|
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How to apply
How to apply direct to CDU
Applications to CDU must be submitted online.
You will need a valid email address to create your online account.
Once you have started the application you will have the option of saving your application and resuming it at a later date.
There is no application fee when you apply online.
Find a CDU agent partner to help you apply
Applicants may seek further information about international education in Australia from theAustralian Government Department of Education and Training or from our overseas / external representatives.
To help with the process, we've compile a list of authorised representatives.
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