Graduate Certificate of Information Systems

Course summary for current students

Year2015 course information
Award granted Graduate Certificate of Information Systems
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration 0.5 year full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code052305G
Deakin course codeM522

Note: Students may undertake this course part time only.

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Certificate of Information Systems is designed as an introductory course for business professionals working in information systems and eCommerce roles in business and government. The course focuses on the strategic use of information in a business and policy context, supported by a sound technical understanding and capability in specific areas of eCommerce, eBusiness and Supply Chain Management. In undertaking this course students will be expected to develop skills in information systems. This course also assists graduates from disciplines such as business, management, marketing, social policy or public administration to understand the business implications of eCommerce. The course meets the needs of students from different backgrounds and incorporates extremely flexible methods of delivery combining the use of high quality Cloud (online) mode study materials with periods of intensive face-to-face learning, as well as the option to undertake many units entirely through electronic teaching.

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

To satisfy the requirements of the Graduate Certificate of Information Systems a student must complete 4 credit points of core Information Systems units and one zero credit point induction unit.

Course structure

Core units:

MIS070Academic Induction for Postgraduate Information Systems (0cp)

MIS731Information Security and Governance

MIS761Enterprise Information Management

MIS701Business Requirements Analysis

MIS798Project Management