BP308 - Bachelor of Business (Information Systems)

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RMIT program code: BP308
Plan name: Bachelor of Business (Information Systems)
Plan code: BP308
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 079978M

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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
 

The Bachelor of Business (Information Systems) degree requires completion of 24 x 12 credit point units of study, which includes 8 business common core courses, 8 Information Systems major courses and 8 flexible courses.

8 flexible courses allow you to undertake one of the following three options:

Option A: Complete a second major in a business discipline comprising 8 courses (or 96 credit points). The second major will be identified on your transcript of results.

OR

Option B: Complete a minor in a business discipline comprising 4 courses (or 48 credit points), and a second minor comprising 4 courses (or 48 credit points) from a business or another discipline.

OR

Option C: Complete a minor in a business discipline comprising 4 courses (or 48 credit points), and four (4) university electives. University Elective courses can be from any discipline area within RMIT University.

If you choose Option B or Option C you MUST complete a full Business minor. 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 course for this program is ISYS2452 Design Thinking and the Digital Startup. 

 

Accreditation Information 

For 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:

Global intensives (study tour)

Student exchange

Cross-campus study in Vietnam

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Year One of Program

You will study seven of your business common core courses and one of your 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
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus18241748
Prices and Markets12YesECON1020City Campus18231746
Introduction to Management12BUSM4176City Campus20231984
Marketing Principles12MKTG1025City Campus18461765
Accounting in Organisations and Society12YesACCT1046City Campus17701689
Macroeconomics 112ECON1010City Campus18211744
Digital Business Design and Innovation12ISYS1051City Campus18091875
 
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.

 

Majors, Minors and University Electives:

 

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.

Complete the following Four (4) 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
Business Information Technology12INTE2043City Campus17511829
Business Analysis and Impact Management12YesISYS1039City Campus18081873
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from:

Any Business Minor
AND
{

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from:

Any Business or Other Minor
OR

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from:

University Elective
}
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

You should enrol in the capstone course ISYS2452 Design Thinking and the Digital Startup in your final semester of study. 

 

We also recommend 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

Information Systems Solutions and Design12YesISYS2047City Campus18151926
Design Thinking and the Digital Startup12YesISYS2452City Campus18261940
e Business Systems 112INTE2047City Campus17651843
Information Systems Strategy and Governance12YesISYS2423City Campus18221938
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from:

Any Business Minor
AND
{

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from:

Any Business or Other Minor
OR

Select and Complete Two (2) 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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