BP138 - Bachelor of Business (Information Systems) (Applied)

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RMIT program code: BP138
Plan name: Bachelor of Business (Business Information Systems)
Plan code: BP138
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 002664K

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 

The Bachelor of Business (Business Information Systems) requires completion of 24 x 12 credit point units of study plus 96 credit points of Work Integrated Learning (WIL courses). 

The 24 courses are made up of the following:

  • 8 business common core courses;
  • 8 information systems major courses;
  • 2 compulsory specialist courses;
  • 2 business design project courses (capstone courses); and
  • 4 flexible courses made up of either a business minor, a minor from another discipline or four student electives.

 

You must ensure that you satisfy the academic requirements of your program. 

 

Majors, Minors and University Electives:

  • Information about Student Elective courses at RMIT is available on the Student Electives web page.
  • You may also consider undertaking one of the following options to enrich your student experience: 

 

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Year One of Program

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

 

You will study seven of your business common core courses and one of your Business Information Systems major courses in the first year.

 

Note: the fourth course in Semester 2 of year one of your program is ISYS1051 Digital Business Design and Innovation.

 

Please note that ISYS2056 Business Computing 1 is changing course title.

  • In Semester 1 2018, it is called ISYS2056 Business Computing 1.
  • From Semester 2 2018 on, it is called ISYS2056 Business Information Systems.

Semester One - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Information Systems12ISYS2056City Campus22612220
Introduction to Management12BUSM4176City Campus11211121
Accounting in Organisations and Society12ACCT1046City Campus21812267
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus20772056
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Marketing Principles12MKTG1025City Campus20992076
Prices and Markets12YesECON1020City Campus20762055
Macroeconomics 112ECON1010City Campus20752053
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

 

In year two you will complete the remaining one business common core course, six Business Information Systems major courses and one of your specialist courses.

Make sure you follow the courses in the prescribed sequence and note the pre-requisite relationships between courses to enable you to advance through your program.

 

Please pay attention to the following sequence recommendation:

  • It is recommended you complete ISYS1039 Business Analysis and Impact Management before you enrol in ISYS2452 Digital Thinking and the Digital Start Up and ISYS2423 Information Systems Strategy and Governance.
  • Note: ISYS2452 Digital Thinking and the Digital Start Up and ISYS2423 Information Systems Strategy and Governance are capstone courses.

Semester One - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Commercial Law12LAW2442City Campus11811206
Networking in Business12INTE2044City Campus21942146
Information Systems Solutions and Design12YesISYS2047City Campus22602218
Business Information Technology12INTE2043City Campus21892144
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

e Business Systems 112INTE2047City Campus21992148
Business Analysis and Impact Management12YesISYS1039City Campus22162172
Design Thinking and the Digital Startup12YesISYS2452City Campus22662228
Business Data Management and Analytics12ISYS2421City Campus22642224
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Please note the Co-operative Learning year MUST be completed in the third year of the program before you continue on to the final year.

 

If you have made every effort to secure a work placement position but are unsuccessful you MUST consult the Work Integrated Learning Team via email at bus.wil@rmit.edu.au.

 

You MUST enrol in the following Work Integrated Learning courses for your Co-operative Learning year.

{

Semester One - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Information Systems: Work Experience Industry 136YesINTE2111City Campus20372006
Information Systems: Work Integrated Learning 112YesINTE2109City Campus22052151
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Information Systems - Work Experience Industry 236YesINTE2112City Campus20402012
Information Systems: Work Integrated Learning 212YesINTE2110City Campus22082153
}
 
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Year Four of Program

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

 

In year four you will complete the one remaining Business Information Systems major course, the two business design project courses (capstone courses), your final compulsory specialist course and your four flexible courses made up of either a business minor, a minor from another discipline or four student electives.

Please note: you are unable to complete BUSM4373 Information Systems Business Design Project 1 and BUSM4375 Information Systems Business Design Project 2 in the same semester. 

 

Majors, Minors and University Electives:

  • Information about Student Elective courses at RMIT is available on the Student Electives web page.
  • You may also consider undertaking one of the following options to enrich your student experience: 

 

Semester One - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Information Systems Strategy and Governance12YesISYS2423City Campus22652225
Information Systems Business Design Project 112YesBUSM4373City Campus21582133
AND
{

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses (24 credit points) from:

Any Business or other Minor
OR

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses (24 credit points) from any:

University Elective
}
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Developing Mobility Solutions12YesISYS2048City Campus2219
Information Systems Business Design Project 212YesBUSM4375City Campus21612134
AND
{

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses (24 credit points) from:

Any Business or other Minor
OR

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses (24 credit points) from any:

University Elective
}
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Contact Details

Business Central via RMIT Connect or Text BC80 to 0477 444 555 to join the queue at Business Central, Building 80, Level 7, 445 Swanston Street.

 

Enrolment Load

The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points. You will only be permitted to exceed the standard approved program enrolment load if it is your final semester.

 

Credit and Pathways

If you have completed an RMIT College of Business Vocational Education program and you are continuing your studies into an RMIT College of Business Higher Education program, you will be eligible to receive advanced standing for approved courses. Please refer to the College of Business Advanced Standing webpage for more information.

If you have other previous learning or experience, you can apply for credit to count toward your RMIT program. Please read the information provided on the Apply for Credit web page.

 

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.

Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

Policies

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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