Bachelor of Information Technology (Business Systems)

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Course Information
Course Name Bachelor of Information Technology (Business Systems)
Duration (Part Time) N/A
Duration (Full Time) 3 years
2020 Course Fees 23,700
Intake Dates March, July, November
University Federation University Australia
Campus Melbourne
Faculty Faculty of Science & Technology

English Language Requirement from November 2013 Intake
Overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0, or equivalent

Academic Entry Requirements
Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or overseas equivalent 

Program Outline

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Business Systems) examines - with a strong emphasis on electronic commerce - the organisational and technological issues that are needed for the analysis and design of business information systems. The program provides a state-of-the-art program that considers modern principles and theories of computing together with the practical applications of technology. It provides students with the appropriate knowledge, skills and values to be effective in modern business environments.

Throughout the program, you will become familiar with the latest developments in IT, and understand the different types of  information technology tools and their applications. You will develop an understanding of the organisational settings in which information systems are used, and recognize the threats and opportunities of technology in business. An  understanding of the role of modern information systems in society and business is also developed.

Career Opportunities

The constantly expanding information infrastructure has opened up many career opportunities for information systems  graduates, ranging from the very technica  to the very business-oriented.  A variety of career opportunities exist ismall, medium and large business and government in the major areas of information systems development, systems analysis,  systems design, information management, database design and administration, electronic commerce and consultant.

Sample Study Program
Year Semester 1 Semester 2
  Management Principles  Management Skills 
  Communication & Technology Programming 1
  Introduction to Multimedia Network Operating Systems
  Business Information Systems Database Management Systems
  Business, Computing or Maths / Stats Elective Business, Computing or Maths / Stats Elective
  Elective Elective
  Webpage & Multimedia Design IT Project Management Techniques
  Business Statistics Information Security
  Elective Business, Computing or Maths / Stats Elective
  Project 1 Elective
  Emerging Technologies in Business Professional Development
  e-Commerce Systems and Technologies Project 2


*As they are subject to staff availability, there is no guarantee that every unit will be offered in any particular semester.
*All units are subject to change through the processes of regular course revision.


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