Graduate Diploma of Information Systems

Course summary for current students

Year2016 course information
Award granted Graduate Diploma of Information Systems
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code052315F
Deakin course codeM622

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Diploma of Information Systems has been developed in response to the rapid growth in the use of eCommerce applications by business and government. This course provides specialist skills in the business-oriented principles and practices of eBusiness, Supply Chain Management and Project Management.

The course also serves as a foundation for advanced studies via the Masters course. 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

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
Not applicable$25,000$28,520

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 Graduate Diploma of Information Systems requires completion of 8 credit points comprising 6 credit points of core units and one zero credit point induction unit plus 2 credit points of Information Systems units selected from the Business Analytics specialisation or 2 credit points from the the eBusiness and Social Media Stratgies specialisation.

The choice of elective units from the M722 specialisations will not allow students to be awarded the specialisation.

Specialisations

Refer to the details of each specialisation for availability.

Business Analytics

eBusiness and Social Media Strategies

Course structure

Core units

MIS070Academic Induction for Postgraduate Information Systems (0cp)

MIS701Business Requirements Analysis

MIS731Information Security and Governance

MIS761Enterprise Information Management

MIS762Unit description is currently unavailable

MIS776Design Thinking for Innovation

MIS798Project Management

Elective units

Plus 2 credit points of Information Systems units from the Business Analytics specialisation or 2 credit points from the the eBusiness and Social Media Stratgies specialisation.