Master of Business Administration (International)/Master of Information Systems

Course summary for international students

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Award granted Master of Business Administration (International) / Master of Information Systems
CRICOS course code057658J
Deakin course code D711

Course overview

The MBA(International) aims to develop business managers, particularly business managers operating in an international context, with the capabilities of dealing with all aspects of an organisation’s management. The MIS is aimed at IT professionals who wish to extend their expertise in information systems and eCommerce, as well as graduates from other disciplines who wish to understand the implications of eCommerce in their business. This combined course will enable students to undertake postgraduate coursework study across a greater range of units and disciplines than is possible in a single course, thereby enhancing their knowledge and understanding of business.

Course rules

The MBA (International)/MIS comprises 16 credit points of study consisting of 13 credit points of core units, 1 credit point from a specified list of three units, and 2 credit points of information systems units. Students must complete at least four credit points of units from the core of the MBA (International) at Deakin.


Course structure

Core units

MPA702Financial Interpretation

MPE707International Banking and Finance

MPT781/MPE781Economics for Managers #

MPM701Business Process Management

MPM703Business Strategy and Analysis

MPT735/MPM735International Business Management #

MIS701Business Requirements Analysis

MIS731Information Security and Governance

MIS761Enterprise Information Management

MIS762Data Warehousing

MIS782Business Value of Information

MIS798Project Management

MPT732/MPK732Marketing Management #

Elective units
1 credit point from:

MPE711Global Trade and Markets

MPK701Research Design and Analysis

MPR722/MPM722Human Resource Management *

Plus Information Systems units not previously studied amounting to 2 credit points: 

MIS721Social Media and Mobile Strategies

MIS772Predictive Analytics

MIS781Business Intelligence

MIS712eBusiness Strategies

MIS713Supply Chain Management and Logistics

MIS771Descriptive Analytics and Visualisation

* MPR code denotes residential version of unit.

# MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit.