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  • Objectives
    The Bachelor of Information Systems (BIS) is a 24 course bachelor degree that meets accreditation requirements at the professional level for the Australian Computer Society (ACS). The BIS prepares students for a career in the information systems industry. It is designed to produce graduates who are equipped to function as valuable members of an information systems project team in any industry and who have a strong foundation for career growth. The program provides practical skills and relevant theory that can be applied in a variety of fields associated with business systems and information and communication technologies. This degree is necessary for businesses to be competitive in the current environment. This program enables students to develop the knowledge and skills required in enterprises of the information age. They will understand and be able to use modern tools and apply those tools to meet organisational objectives; be able to achieve solutions by creating, sharing and codifying information; employ technology to assist in the management of information; understand ethical practice and its impact in a learning organisation; and have an understanding of lifelong learning and the information needs of others. The BIS has Enterprise Systems focus to engender in students a thorough appreciation of the relationship between corporate information technology strategies and their impact on enterprise outcomes, outputs and processes.
  • Academic Title
    Bachelor of Information Systems
  • Course description

    About Information Systems

    The Bachelor of Information Systems (BIS) prepares students for a career in the business systems industry. It equips graduates to function as valuable members of an information systems project team in any industry and provides a foundation for career growth. The program provides practical skills and relevant theory that can be applied in a variety of fields associated with business systems and information and communication technologies. This degree is aimed at providing the nexus between business and technology so that students can graduate with a sound knowledge of the systems necessary for business to be competitive in the current environment.

    Graduates develop the knowledge and skills required in enterprises of the information age. The BIS has an enterprise systems focus to engender in students a thorough appreciation of the relationship between corporate information technology strategies and their impact on enterprise outcomes, outputs and processes.


    Career Opportunities

    Career opportunities exist in areas such as: business analysis, systems analysis, information systems, health informatics, electronic business, electronic commerce, education, training, information systems development, system design and information management.

    Program Structure

    To satisfy the requirements for the award, students must complete the following program of 24 courses (144 units of credit):

        *4 common introductory core courses;
        *8 common core courses;
        *4 Advanced level (capstone) courses; and
        *8 elective courses

    A maximum of 12 Level 1 courses may be credited towards the Bachelor of Information Systems.

    Compulsory courses

    Course Code     Course Name

    4 common introductory compulsory courses
    COIS11011      Foundations of Business Computing
    HRMT11010     Organisational Behaviour
    MGMT11109     Introduction to Management
    MMST11002     Web Design

    8 common core courses
    COIS12036     Human-Computer Interaction
    COIS12073     Enterprise Systems
    COIT11223     Ethics and Social Issues
    COIT11225     Data Communications
    COIT11226     Systems Development A
    COIT12167     Database Use and Design
    COIT12200     Systems Development B
    MMST12009    Web Application Development

    4 Advanced level (capstone) courses
    COIS13013     Business Intelligence and Knowledge Management
    COIS13034     Information Systems Management
    COIS13064     Information Systems Project Management
    COIT13211     Information Security

    General electives

    Students must complete 8 elective courses, selected from any 6 units of credit undergraduate course offered by CQUniversity.

    A maximum of 12 Level 1 courses may be credited towards the Bachelor of Information Systems.
    Recommended study schedule
    The following schedule is designed for full-time students who usually enrol in 4 courses per term or 24 units of credit. Part-time students should therefore modify this schedule to suit their own needs. The normal study load for part-time students is 2 courses per term or 12 units of credit per term.

    Course Code     Course Name

    Year 1 - T1
    COIS11011     Foundations of Business Computing
    COIT11225     Data Communications
    HRMT11010    Organisational Behaviour
    MGMT11109    Introduction to Management

    Year 1 - T2
    COIT11223     Ethics and Social Issues
    COIT11226     Systems Development A
    MMST11002     Web Design
    Any elective

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