Science and Maths
Data follows us everywhere we go and we collect more and more of it. Our activity on the internet or on apps is collected and stored as data. We all have a trail of data behind us. Endless streams of data offer information and insight that before now, never existed. But what do we do with data and how do we use this data?
A Data Scientist is an expert at navigating and analysing streams and streams of data. They have a knack for finding information, patterns and trends in large data sets to help support industries and tech giants. Data Scientists unravel data sets and organise the data coherently to interpret and form insights to support businesses.
A Data Scientist is interested in solving problems, finding trends and patterns. They are creative and experts in both data and technology. Data Scientists do navigate through piles of data, but they are also strong coders and excellent communicators.
To become a Data Scientist requires a degree in data science.
Career Pathways and Study Options
Check out the career pathways and study options available in WA and Australia, that we think can help you get started on your exciting new journey.
- Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
- Good at finding patterns and trends
- Understands data
- Passionate about data science and computer science
- Strong communicator
- Team worker