Bachelor of Information Systems

Course summary for current students

Year2015 course information
Award granted Bachelor of Information Systems
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code078140K
Deakin course codeM340

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Bachelor of Information Systems aims to equip students with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to build a career as an information systems professional and to recognise the value of the contribution they can make to society as a professional.

Fees and charges

Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.

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

The Bachelor of Information Systems is a 24 credit point course consisting of up to 17 credit points of core units from the School of Information and Business Analytics and up to 8 credit points of general electives to enable students to include a 6 or 8 credit point major sequence.

Course structure

Core Units

MCA010Communication for Academic Studies (0 cp)

MIS010Academic Induction for the Bachelor of Information Systems (0 cp)

MIS101Business Information Systems

MIS171Business Analytics

MIS201Business Requirements Analysis

MIS202Managing Data and Information

MIS211IS Services, Infrastructure and the Cloud

MIS231Professional Ethics in the Digital Age

MIS271Business Intelligence

MIS276Design Thinking

MIS291Community Based Volunteering A


Social Media and Mobile Strategies

MIS332People, Work and Technology

MIS352Enterprise Systems

MIS392Team Based Learning A

MIS398Project Management

MIS399Applied Business Project

plus one unit of Work Integrated Learning chosen from:

MIS293Work Based Learning

MIS390Business Internship A

MIS393Team Based Learning B

MIS394Industry Based Learning in Business A

MIS396Industry Based Learning in Business C (2 cp)

plus eight credit points of general elective units or if you have completed the 2 credit point unit, MIS396, 7 credit points of general elective units.