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Graduate Certificate in Geostatistics

Course code 748

Provides the theory and methods for the statistics and mathematical modelling used in the analysis of data arising in the earth and environmental sciences.

The course covers variography and spatial estimation and simulation techniques with a focus on the application to data from a variety of backgrounds.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

748

Fees

Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $11,950

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Duration

1.5 years

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Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

See Course Entry for further information.

Course code

748

Fees

See Fees and Scholarships for further information

Duration

1.5 years

See Course Details for further information.

Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

See Course Details for further information.

Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study part-time Online

Semester availability

Semester 1: Study part-time Online

This course is not offered for study on-campus to international students with a student visa.

Course Structure

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MAT5215Introduction to Geostatistics20
MAT5218Geostatistical Methods20
MAT5219Modelling and Simulation20

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Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply independent judgement when analysing and modelling complex data to produce estimates or simulated distributions across space.
  2. Communicate specialised knowledge, concepts and skills to a variety of audiences in geostatistics.
  3. Demonstrate management skills by implementing and evaluating a study on spatial data in geostatistics.

Fees and Scholarships

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AUD $11,950 *

* Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

Scholarships

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Career Opportunities

This course is of particular relevance to the mining, environmental and petroleum industries.

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