Bachelor of Business Information Systems/Bachelor of Information Technology
Course summary for local students
B = Melbourne Burwood Campus
G = Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
S = Geelong Waterfront Campus
W =Warrnambool Campus
X = Off campus
|Award granted ||Bachelor of Information Technology / Bachelor of Business Information Systems|
|Length||4 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment
School of Information Technology
Tel 03 9244 6699
Faculty of Business and Law
Geelong Tel 03 5227 1277
Melbourne Tel 03 9244 6555
|CRICOS course code||055287C|
|Deakin course code ||D320|
Note: offered to continuing students only. Continuing student should contact their course advisor for further information.
The course offers a modern and learning-oriented study of Information Technology and Business Information Systems and produces graduates with practical and theoretical knowledge in IT with a broadly based business foundation, an emphasis on information systems knowledge and with the skills to construct and implement software and manage information systems.
Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.
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The course comprises 32 credit points usually completed over 4 years of full-time study, or the part time equivalent. It is structured to include:
- 4 information systems core units;
- 7 information technology core units;
- 4 commerce core units;
- 4 Information Systems elective units;
- 3 SIT Course Grouped elective units;
- 1 IT major sequence; and
- 4 credit points of elective units from the Faculty of Business and Law
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Information Systems core units
|MIS101|| Business Information Systems |
|MIS202|| Managing Data and Information |
|MIS201|| Business Requirements Analysis |
Information Technology core units
|SIT102|| Introduction to Programming |
|SIT104|| Introduction to Web Development |
|SIT105|| Critical Thinking and Problem Solving |
|SIT223|| Information Technology Professional Skills |
|SIT010|| Safety Induction Program |
Note: SIT010 is a 0 credit safety induction unit.
Commerce core units
|MAA103|| Accounting for Decision Making |
Information Systems elective units
Select four credit points of units of which two must be at level 3:
|MIS213|| Business on the Internet |
|MIS251|| Accounting Information Systems |
|MIS313|| Strategic Supply Chain Management |
|MIS332|| People, Work and Technology |
Information Technology course-grouped units
Plus three credit points of Information Technology course-grouped units (any SIT-coded units), plus one IT major sequence.
Other elective units
Select 4 credit points of elective units from the Faculty of Business and Law, 2 credit points of which must be at level 3.
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Equipment requirements for off-campus students
Students must have access to a suitable computer and a network connection. Information about the hardware and software requirements may be obtained from the School of Information Technology's website www.deakin.edu.au/sebe/it, or by telephone 03 9244 6699.