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Business Information Systems (BSc)

  • B1205BACHELOR OF SCIENCE - SCHOOL OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
  • B1205ABACHELOR OF SCIENCE - SCHOOL OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (SECOND AWARD)

Title Business Information Systems (BSc)
Course Code B1205; B1205A
Study Level Bachelor (Undergraduate)
Organisational Unit Information Technology, Mathematics and Statistics
Academic Contacts

Academic Chair: Dr Val Hobbs

Qualification Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Business Information Systems
Availability Murdoch campus (internal) (no new admissions from 2015 at this location for first-year commencing students)
Murdoch campus (external) (no new admissions from 2015 at this location for first-year commencing students)
Fees

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Domestic - Undergraduate - Commonwealth supported - commenced before 2005

Domestic - Undergraduate - Commonwealth supported - commenced 2005 to 2009

Domestic - Undergraduate - Commonwealth supported - commenced 2010 or later

Domestic - Undergraduate - Full fee paying - commenced any year

International Onshore - Graduate Coursework - commenced 2014

Course Plans

For assistance with course planning, please contact your Student Advisor.

Further Information Further Information on Units that are No Longer Available
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

Course Structure - 72 credit points

Units in this structure may no longer be available at all course locations and, where appropriate, alternative units have been provided. Students are required to satisfy the total credit point value of both the degree and the major in order to graduate; this may require that additional units are taken, either as part of the major or as General Electives. To accommodate students impacted by this change, up to 2 credit points from the total credit point value of the degree (incorporating the major) may be waived. For further information, see
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Part I - 24 credit points

Foundation Unit - 3 credit points

From 2014, Foundation units will no longer be offered at the Murdoch Campus. Students who have not yet successfully completed a Foundation unit will be required to enrol in the following Transition Unit.

BSC100 Building Blocks for Science Students - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:
Students enrolled at the Dubai or Kaplan campus will enrol in:

FDN107 Next Life - 3 points
NA 2020

Core Units - 12 credit points

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT102 Introduction to Computer Science - 3 points
NA 2020

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT103 Introduction to Data Communications - 3 points
NA 2020

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT107 Principles of Information Systems - 3 points
NA 2020

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT108 Introduction to Internet and Mobile Technologies - 3 points
NA 2020

Specified Electives - 3 credit points

Select from the following:

MAS180 Introduction to Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-external

MAS183 Statistical Data Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:


MAS167 Computational Mathematics - 3 points
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal

OR

MAS162 Foundations of Discrete Mathematics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal

BUS170 Foundations of Accounting - 3 points
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal

General Electives - 6 credit points

Select from any 100-level units offered by the University, subject to individual unit prerequisites. Students are advised to consider using General Elective points to meet the requirements of a second major or minor. Any recommended double majors and minors will be included in the major's description.

Part II - 48 credit points

Core Units - 24 credit points

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT231 Systems Analysis and Design - 4 points
NA 2020

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT353 Advanced Business Analysis and Design - 4 points
NA 2020

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT218 Databases - 4 points
NA 2020

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT333 Information Technology Project - 4 points
NA 2020

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT208 Business Intelligence Tools and Techniques - 4 points
NA 2020

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

ICT256 Knowledge Management Techniques - 4 points
NA 2020

General Electives - 24 credit points

Select from any 200- to 400-level units offered by the University, subject to individual unit prerequisites. Students are advised to consider using General Elective points to meet the requirements of a second major or minor. Any recommended double majors and minors will be included in the major's description.

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