Bachelor of Information Systems /Bachelor of Science

Course summary for current students

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Year2014 course information
Award granted Bachelor of Information Systems / Bachelor of Science
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud CampusNo
Duration4 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeD369

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Course sub-headings

Course overview

This combined course allows students to combine studies in information systems with studies in a science stream such as biology, biological chemistry, environmental science or mathematical modelling.  Students will gain a broad knowledge of contemporary science and information systems, giving you the potential to work in a wide range of fields, including agriculture, medicine and human health, pharmaceuticals and food technology.

Fees and charges

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Please be aware:

  • Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
  • Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
  • Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

Course rules

Students will undertake 16 credit points in the Faculty of Business and Law and 16 credit points in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment.  Course requirements for both the Bachelor of Information Systems (M340) and the Bachelor of Science (S320) must be satisfied.

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

The 16 credit points studied within the Bachelor of Science must include 7 credit points of core units and an 8 credit point Science major sequence.

See course entry for Bachelor of Information Systems (M340) or Bachelor of Science (S320).