Bachelor of Business Information Systems

La Trobe University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00115M

Information systems help people use technology to make the best possible decisions. The Bachelor of Business Information Systems is accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS) until 2019. Professional registration may require an application to the professional body and may have additional or ongoing requirements beyond the completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details. This degree gives you a comprehensive understanding of the tools and techniques required to manage these complex systems, and creative innovative solutions to information challenges. In first year you'll cover key concepts in IT, programming and information systems along with the foundations of management, marketing and accounting. In second and third year you'll go on to study subjects such as the development of information systems and database design. Third year will involve a year-long industry project, giving you hands-on experience working as part of a team in the planning and development of a medium sized software project. Once you graduate, they will be ready to work in technology and management across a range of organisations. You could find roles in systems analysis and development, business analysis, and project management.

Structure

The course is three years full-time or equivalent part-time duration and requires the completion of 360 credit points. Students will complete a year-long industry project in third year.

Subjects

  • Accounting
  • Database Systems
  • E-business
  • Finance
  • Information Systems Development
  • Law
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Object-Oriented Development
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • System Analysis and Design.

Standard entry requirements

VCE Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or at least 20 in English other than EAL. NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.

Recognition

The Bachelor of Business Information Systems is accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS). Membership may require an application to the professional body and may have additional or ongoing requirements beyond the completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.

Study information

Campus Fees Mid year intake Attendance
Melbourne International: $94,800 Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time

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