Bachelor of Computer Science in Data Science

Algorithms And Data Structures
Computational Science
Computer Graphics
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Shortest full-time duration

3 years

Lowest ATAR


Lowest Selection Rank


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See group description for Computer Science.

If you elect to study the Bachelor of Computer Science in a single degree course, in addition to your choice of specialisation, you will have eight free elective units. These will enable you to further develop your knowledge of your specialisation should you choose, or computer science more broadly.

Alternatively, you can select any units from across the university in which you are eligible to enrol. You might complete a major or minor from another course, perhaps your other talent is music or you want to develop business management skills. You might study a range of units to broaden your knowledge, experience and enjoyment. This could include an extra internship, a global experience or an exchange program - the choice is broad.

This course sits as part of a larger group of courses. For more information refer to the Computer Science group.

Professional accreditation

The Bachelor of Computer Science enables you to meet the academic requirements leading to professional membership with the Australian Computer Society.

Graduate career opportunities

The type of careers this qualification leads to may include IT services, IT consulting, Data analytics, Information visualisation, Scientific research, Specialist programming.

Work-based placements available as part of the course

You can apply for the highly regarded IT Industry Based Learning program to do a 1/2 year placement with leading Australian and global organisations. Placements count towards your course and are supported by a generous scholarship.

Course fees
Scholarships available

Monash’s scholarships program is one of the most generous in Australia. Our scholarships celebrate the accomplishments of the country's highest achieving secondary school students, whilst providing a substantial number of scholarships to assist those who have experienced educational disadvantage to participate and succeed at Monash. Further information regarding Monash scholarships is available at