This course equips students with applied knowledge in data analytics, fundamental economic modelling and communication of policy analysis and evaluation to a wide range of audiences.
- Learn practical skills to deliver constructive policies
- Gain multidisciplinary policy knowledge
- Understand how to respond to contemporary challenges
- Harness the power of data to leverage policy
- Learn in-demand skills in data analytics
- Study online around your life and work
Public policy is where lasting change is made.
The Graduate Certificate in Policy Evaluation is designed for professionals working and aiming to work in the government, non-government, intelligence, health or social sectors. Drawing on the expertise of leading practitioners and policy specialists, the course equips students with applied knowledge in data analytics, fundamental economic modelling and communication of policy analysis and evaluation.
- 4 units | 7 weeks each
- 8 months* part-time
- Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Oct
- $3,287.50 per unit, FEE-HELP available
- *Dependent on individual study path and unit availability. Please speak to a Student Adviser for more information.
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Build skills in policy analysis
Learn to analyse complex issues surrounding the formation, implementation and evaluation of public policy, and the institutional and organisational contexts that shape the policy-making process.
Understand data analytics and public policy
Analyse and communicate approaches to complex problems while engaging in politically aware and evidence-based policy design.
Gain experience in evaluation
Discover how to judiciously apply data analysis and key modelling tools and techniques to inform the policy-making process.
Strengthen your communication
Develop the effective communication skills required to disseminate policy positions, policy recommendations, policy research and analysis to a range of relevant audiences.