Bachelor of Information Systems

Course summary for current students

Year2016 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
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

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
$9,065Not 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 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)

MIS101Unit description is currently unavailable

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

MIS312Social Media and Mobile Strategies

MIS332Unit description is currently unavailable

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.