Master of Research

Master of Research

Find out information on the Master of Research program and the structure of the degree.

The program may be taken either by full-time or part-time study by undertaking the units below.

Year 1

In Year 1 of the program, students must take the units:

  • Research Communications (MRES700)
  • Research Frontiers in Statistics (STAT700)

Students must also take six units from the below:

  • Generalized Linear Models (STAT711)
  • Statistical Theory (STAT710)
  • Epidemiological Methods (STAT718)
  • Statistical Design (STAT714)
  • Multivariate Analysis (STAT721)
  • Time Series (STAT722)
  • Statistical Graphics (STAT723)
  • Market Research and Forecasting (STAT726)
  • Survival Analysis (STAT727)
  • Data Mining (STAT728)
  • Modern Computational Statistical Methods (STAT778)
  • Stochastic Finance (STAT790)

Year 2

The Year 2 program is based around five core activities:

  • Research Frontiers 2
  • Literature Review
  • Research Methods
  • Research Planning
  • Thesis (20,000 words) based on a small research project.
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