Bachelor of Applied Data Analytics (BAppDataAn)

Program Code

Program Faculty
Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology

Academic Year

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This program provides students with discipline-specific knowledge and data analytics skills. Students will have a major in one discipline of either economics, public health or science coupled with skills in statistics, programing, data management, visualization, communication, and ethics. Students are encouraged to undertake internships, and overseas study tours, and are eligible to be part of the University of Adelaide Deloitte Academy program. In the final year of the program, students undertake a project that allows them to apply their knowledge and skills in their chosen discipline using real-world examples and with industry and government.
The Bachelor of Applied Data Analytics is an AQF Level 7 program with a standard full-time duration of 3 years.


Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Executive Dean or delegate before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Academic Program Rules for Bachelor of Applied Data Analytics

There shall be a Bachelor of Applied Data Analytics.

Qualification Requirements

To qualify for the degree of Bachelor of Applied Data Analytics, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 72 units:

  1. Core courses to the value of 33 units in applied data analytics within their chosen stream including a capstone project course to the value of 3 units.
  2. One major to the value of 12 units chosen from the following:
    • Agriculture
    • Bioinformatics
    • Economics
    • Environment
    • Geosciences
    • Physics
    • Public health
  3. Electives to the value of 27 units based on the chosen major.

Core Courses