Bachelor of Information Systems
Course summary for current students
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.
Course Learning Outcomes
|Graduate Learning Outcome ||Course Learning Outcome |
|Discipline specific knowledge and capabilities ||Develop and apply broad and coherent knowledge of the foundation theories, concepts and practice of Information Systems within an organisation or social setting. |
|Communication ||Communicate ideas and concepts, with consideration to impacts and outcomes, to specialist and non-specialist audiences (using appropriate tools, technologies and techniques). |
|Digital literacy ||Use appropriate technologies to source, evaluate and analyse information relevant to a variety of issues and contexts in information systems. |
|Critical thinking ||Apply critical and creative thinking skills in a variety of information systems settings. |
|Problem solving ||Identify and model problems and articulate broad solutions related to authentic situations in the field of Information Systems. |
|Self-management ||Demonstrate intellectual independence and reflect on self-performance to identify and plan future professional development. |
|Teamwork ||Work collaboratively in diverse teams to produce and share solutions to information systems or other business or social problems. |
|Global citizenship ||Demonstrate ethical, legal, and responsible behaviour in the development and deployment of information systems to meet stakeholder needs. |
| ||Approved by Faculty Board October 2014. |
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 Paying||International Fee Paying|
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.
The Bachelor of Information Systems is a 24 credit point course consisting of up to 17 credit points of core units from the Department 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.
|MCA010||Communication for Academic Studies (0 cp)|
|MIS010||Academic Induction for the Bachelor of Information Systems (0 cp)|
|MIS203||Making Sense of Information |
|MIS201||Business Requirements Analysis |
|MIS202||Managing Data and Information |
|MIS211||IS Services, Infrastructure and the Cloud |
|MIS231||Professional Ethics in the Digital Age |
|MIS271||Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing |
|MWL201||Community Based Volunteering |
|MIS312||Social Media and Mobile Strategies |
|MIS313||Strategic Supply Chain Management |
|MIS352||Business Process Management |
|MIS399||Applied Business Project |
plus one unit of Work Integrated Learning chosen from:
|MWL311||Industry Based Learning (3mth) |
|MWL312||Industry Based Learning (6mth) |
plus eight credit points of general elective units or if you have completed the 2 credit point unit, MWL312, 7 credit points of general elective units.