Bachelor of Information Systems/Diploma of Language

Course summary for current students

Year2016 course information
Award granted Bachelor of Information Systems / Diploma of Language
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration3.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeD328

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Bachelor of Information Systems/Diploma of Language enables students to structure their own language focused course by combining subjects from arts whilst undertaking studies in information systems.

Alternative exits

Bachelor of Information Systems (M340)
Diploma of Language (A225)

Fees and charges

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Your course tuition fees are calculated based on the units you study. Please refer to the Pre 2016 Unit Fee Cost in the Unit Search.

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your course tuition fees are calculated based on the course you study. The following rates apply:

Commonwealth Supported Place (indicative)*Domestic Fee PayingInternational Fee Paying
Not applicableNot applicable$25,000

The rates shown are based on 1 Equivalent Full Time Study Load (EFTSL) or 8 credit points. If your study load for the year is less than or more than 1 EFTSL your fees will be adjusted accordingly. Each unit you study has an EFTSL value. You can multiple the course price by the EFSTL value of all units you are enrolled in to determine the unit price.

* The Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) course rates shown are indicative course fees. CSP fees are indicative because they are calculated based on your unit selection. They should be used as a guide only. The 2016 CSP course fees may change if the Commonwealth Government's proposed fee deregulation and reforms legislation is passed.

Course rules

The Bachelor of Information Systems/Diploma of Language is a 28-credit-point program, comprising 16 credit points from the Faculty of Business and Law, 8 credit points from the Faculty of Arts and Education and 4 credit points of general electives that can be taken from any Faculty.  Students must fulfil the requirements of each of the two degrees in their course of study.

The 16 credit points studied within the Bachelor of Information Systems must include the 16 credit points of core units, excluding MIS396.

The 8 credit points required for the Diploma of Language comprise 8 credit points from one of the language streams.

See course entry for Bachelor of Information Systems (M340) or Diploma of Language (A225).