Quantitative Business Analysis


The Quantitative Business Analysis specialisation is for students who wish to master the tools of quantitative analysis and apply them in a business setting. This involves building models of business problems and analysing business data. In today's business environment there are often great amounts of data available, but few people with the skills to realise its profit potential. There are opportunities to apply sophisticated analytical approaches in many different functional areas, such as in accounting, marketing, finance and operations.

Study plan

To meet requirements for this specialisation in the Master's degree, a candidate completes five units of study (30 credit points), comprising:
(i) one six credit point foundational unit of study as follows: QBUS5001 Quantitative Methods for Business; and
(ii) four elective units of study (24 credit points) selected from the available elective options listed for the specialisation in the University of Sydney Business School handbook.

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