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

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RMIT program code: BP138
Plan name: Bachelor of Business (Information Systems)(Applied)
Plan code: BP138P14
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 079977A

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2019 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 (Information Systems) (Applied) 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 university electives.

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

 

Capstone Course

Capstone Courses are compulsory courses designed to consolidate the learning undertaken throughout the program and should generally be taken in your final year/semester of study. Applications for credit transfer or recognition of prior learning will not be accepted for these courses.

The capstone courses for this program are:

  • ISYS2423 Information Systems Strategy and Governance
  • BUSM4373 Information Systems Business Design Project 1
  • BUSM4375 Information Systems Business Design Project 2

 

Course Requisite Information

The course BUSM4373 Information Systems Business Design Project 1 has enforced requisites which are listed below. The following four courses must be completed prior to enrolling into BUSM4373:

  • INTE2109 Information Systems - Work Integrated Learning (WIL) 1
  • INTE2110 Information Systems - Work Integrated Learning (WIL) 2
  • INTE2111 Information Systems - Work Experience in Industry (WEI) 1
  • INTE2112 Information Systems - Work Experience in Industry (WEI) 2

The course BUSM4375 Information Systems Business Design Project 2 has an enforced requisite. The following course must be completed prior to enrolling into BUSM4375:

  • BUSM4373 Information Systems Business Design Project 1

 

Accreditation Information

For further information regarding external accreditation and industry links related to this program, please click here.

 

For a list of the required courses you must complete in order to fulfill the accreditation requirements for the Professional Body related to your program, please click here.

 

Global Intensives, Student Exchange, and Cross-campus Study

As part of your flexible option, you may consider undertaking one of the below to enrich your student experience:

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Year One of Program

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

 

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

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Information Systems12ISYS2056City Campus18161928
Introduction to Management12BUSM4176City Campus20231984
Marketing Principles12MKTG1025City Campus18461765
Prices and Markets12YesECON1020City Campus18231746
Accounting in Organisations and Society12YesACCT1046City Campus17701689
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus18241748
Macroeconomics 112ECON1010City Campus18211744
Digital Business Design and Innovation12ISYS1051City Campus18091875
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

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.

 

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

 

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Commercial Law12LAW2442City Campus19081819
Business Data Management and Analytics12ISYS2421City Campus18201936
Information Systems Solutions and Design12YesISYS2047City Campus18151926
Business Analysis and Impact Management12YesISYS1039City Campus18081873
Business Information Technology12INTE2043City Campus17511829
e Business Systems 112INTE2047City Campus17651843
Design Thinking and the Digital Startup12YesISYS2452City Campus18261940
Networking in Business12INTE2044City Campus17531830
 
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Year Three of Program

Please note the Work Integrated 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 courses for your Work Integrated Learning year:

First semester of Co-op Learning:

  • Work Integrated Learning 1 (WIL 1) - INTE2109
  • Work Experience Industry 1 (WEI 1) - INTE2111

Second semester of Co-op Learning:

  • Work Integrated Learning 2 (WIL 2) - INTE2110
  • Work Experience Industry 2 (WEI 2) - INTE2112

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Information Systems: Work Experience Industry 136YesINTE2111City Campus17681855
Information Systems: Work Integrated Learning 112YesINTE2109City Campus17661846
Information Systems - Work Experience Industry 236YesINTE2112City Campus17691857
Information Systems: Work Integrated Learning 212YesINTE2110City Campus17671849
 
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Year Four of Program

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.

 

Due to enforced requisites you are unable to complete BUSM4373 Information Systems Business Design Project 1 and BUSM4375 Information Systems Business Design Project 2 in the same semester.

 

Minors and University Electives

 

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

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Developing Mobility Solutions12YesISYS2048City Campus1927
Information Systems Business Design Project 112YesBUSM4373City Campus17371810
Information Systems Strategy and Governance12YesISYS2423City Campus18221938
Information Systems Business Design Project 212YesBUSM4375City Campus17391812
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{

Select and Complete Four (4) Courses from:

Any Business or Other Minor
OR

Select and Complete Four (4) Courses from:

University Elective
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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Contact Details

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

 

Enrolment Load

The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points. 

 

Overloading

You will only be permitted to overload by a maximum of 12 credit points in the final semester of your program.

 

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 or recognition of prior learning to count towards 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

For more information about other RMIT University policies, please go to the Policies web site.

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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