Graduate Diploma of Information Systems
Course summary for current students
|Year||2016 course information|
|Award granted ||Graduate Diploma of Information Systems|
|Campus||Offered at Burwood (Melbourne)|
|Duration||1 year full-time or part-time equivalent|
|CRICOS course code||052315F|
|Deakin course code||M622|
Combine your passions for new technology and business when you study information systems (IS) at Deakin. You’ll get skills in project management and learn about eCommerce principles, relational database management, data warehousing, and big data analysis. Job prospects are booming, with IS professionals in demand around the world.
The course also serves as a foundation for advanced studies via Deakin’s Master of Information Systems.
Course Learning Outcomes
|Graduate Learning Outcome ||Course Learning Outcome |
|Discipline specific knowledge and capabilities ||Demonstrate advanced knowledge needed to perform duties as a highly skilled information systems professional within an organisation or social setting. |
|Communication ||Effectively transmit models, frameworks and management theory to both specialists and non-specialists. |
|Digital literacy ||Professionally apply advanced information application skills relative to information systems settings. |
|Critical thinking ||Apply critical thinking relative to complex information systems settings. |
|Problem solving ||Formulate and recommend well developed solutions based on organisational needs and a critical evaluation of alternatives. |
|Self-management ||Not explicitly addressed as a learning outcome in this award. |
|Teamwork ||Work collaboratively in teams to produce and share advanced solutions to complex information systems problems. |
|Global citizenship ||Not explicitly addressed as a learning outcome in this award. |
| ||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.
To complete the Graduate Diploma of Information Systems, students must attain a total of 8 credit points of core units and one zero credit point academic induction unit.
|MIS070||Academic Induction for Postgraduate Information Systems (0cp)|
|MIS701||Business Requirements Analysis |
|MIS761||Enterprise Information Management |
|MIS741||Analysing the Impact of Digital Business |
|MPM701||Business Process Management |
^MIS770A is a Start Anytime unit.