- Provides advanced biostatistical training for a diverse range of students - Offers a sound mathematically based grounding in statistical methods with a strong emphasis on applications in all areas of health and medical research
This degree is primarily aimed at those wishing to become highly trained professional biostatisticians. Candidates should possess an aptitude for advanced mathematics.
English language requirements
IELTS of 6.5 overall with minimum 6.0 in each band, or equivalent
You may satisfy the English language requirements if you have completed: - senior secondary studies equivalent to the NSW HSC - one year of Australian or comparable tertiary study in a country of qualification
- Accreditation The degree is accredited by the Statistical Society of Australia.
- Career Opportunities The Master of Biostatistics course will allow you to develop a specialist career role in health-related research or health services. Biostatistical expertise is in very high demand in many areas. Possible job settings include medical and epidemiological research, the pharmaceutical industry, and government departments and agencies.
Employers - Australian universities - government and non-government organisations - pharmaceutical companies