An income-contingent loans scheme is available to all local fee paying postgraduate coursework students.
For details see the Australian Government FEE-HELP
Statistical Job Announcements
Job Announcements in Australia and New Zealand. This site contains an extensive list of job opportunities in the statistical community, sourced from the anzstats mailing group, press, and other sources. It is updated on a regular basis.
The site is sponsored by the Statistical Society of Australia. With thanks to Gordon Smyth.
The newsletter of the Australian Epidemiological Association (AEA), the AEA Bulletin, is emailed to members on a regular basis. It is a good resource for job opportunities and upcoming events. Find more information about subscribing here.
Professional Development Programs
Go to the Events and Education links at these sites:
Statistical Society of Australia
Introductory analysis of linked data, The University of Sydney
These courses are not an entry requirement for enrolment in the BCA program. However, you may find them useful as both packages are used in BCA units of study.