The Bachelor of Science (Honours) is an introduction into research training and more advanced areas of study in analytics and data science. It also fosters soft skills such as time management and independent learning, and provides hands-on experience in working on and managing a creative project.
Honours is suited to students considering a career in data science and quantitative analysis. The course challenges students to exercise more initiative and independence, and to develop greater depth of knowledge and advanced analytical skills, all attributes that are highly sought after by employers.
Honours degree graduates are particularly sought after by employers and their skills enable them to compete for high entry-level jobs leading to progressive careers in data science and business analytics.