MC196 - Master of Information Management

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RMIT program code: MC196
Plan name: Master of Information Management
Plan code: MC196EXE
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 077511G

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Students admitted to this program plan will be exempted from the following Four (4) Business Enabling Courses on the basis of prior studies as detailed in the Articulation and Pathways section of the program guide
 
AND  Stage A:
 
AND  Stage B:
 
AND  Stage C:
 

ATTENTION - This program plan has undergone title changes (since Semester 1 2015) and discontinuation of courses.  Please refer to the notes indicated in each stage of this enrolment program structure
 

The Master of Information Management degree requires the completion of 192 credit points (CP) comprising of the following:

  • 4 Business Enabling courses (48 CP) Please do not enrol into the Business Enabling courses as you will receive exemptions for these four courses
  • 3 compulsory courses (36 CP)
  • Elective courses from the Approved Information of Management elective list courses (total of 96 CP)
  • 1 Capstone course (12 CP)

Information about University Postgraduate elective courses is available on the University Electives web page

 

Delivery Modes

Some courses in this program are offered both face-to-face and online. International Students can only study online if the online courses make up 25 per cent of your total program as stipulated in your visa conditions.

Those who wish to undertake courses through online mode are requested to select the class number denoted by (ONL).

 

Capstone Courses

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:

 

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 benefit from accreditation for the Professional Body related to your program, please click here.

 

Global Intensives (Study Tours)

As part of your elective choices, you may want to consider enriching your student experience by undertaking a study tour (one of the Business Globalisation courses) as part of your RMIT program.

Please visit the Global Study and Work webpage for more information. International study and work opportunities at RMIT include:

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Students admitted to this program plan will be exempted from the following Four (4) Business Enabling Courses on the basis of prior studies as detailed in the Articulation and Pathways section of the program guide

Do not enrol into the Business Enabling courses as you will receive exemptions for these four courses.

Business Enabling Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Management 1 - Managing People12BUSM1162City Campus19851964
Business and Government in the Global Context12BUSM3886City Campus20201981
Global Business and Social Technology: A Case Study Approach12YesISYS1028City Campus18071872
Accounting for Management Decisions12ACCT2127City Campus17821701
 
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Stage A:

Please note the following title changes (effective Semester 1 2015):

  • LIBR1085 Information Provision 1 is now LIBR1085 Information Discovery
  • ISYS1166 Document Management 1 is now ISYS1166 The Digital Information Environment

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Information Discovery12LIBR1085City Campus1854
2097 (ONL)
1948
2062 (ONL)
The Digital Information Environment12ISYS1166City Campus1812
2081 (ONL)
1923
2051 (ONL)
Information Organization12YesINTE2489City Campus1806
2080 (ONL)
1871
2050 (ONL)
The Professional Experience12YesLIBR1016City Campus1845
2095 (ONL)
1945
2061 (ONL)
 
AND

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Stage B:

Please note the following title changes (effective Semester 1 2015):

  • ISYS1168 Document Management 2 is now ISYS1168 Digital Curation
  • LIBR1013 Information Privision 2 is now LIBR1013 Information Provision
  • LIBR1070 Professional Project is now LIBR1070 Information Management Research Project
  • LIBR1024 Recreational Literature for Young People is now LIBR1024 Literacy, Literature and Community Programs (effective Semester 2 2018)

 

Discontinued Courses

BUSM4173 Information Project Management has been discontinued. If you have not completed this course prior to Semester 1 2017, please enrol in BUSM4610 Business Project Management

  • Semester 1 2019 - (Face to Face: Class Number 1744 or Online: Class Number 2091). 
  • Semester 2 2019 - (Face to Face: Class Number 1818 or Onlne: Class Number 2058)

Please submit an Enrolment Variation Form in person at Business Connect or via RMIT Connect.

Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Information Provision12YesLIBR1013City Campus1840
2094 (ONL)
1944
2060 (ONL)
Digital Curation12ISYS1168City Campus1813
2086 (ONL)
1924
2052 (ONL)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Knowledge Management12INTE2397City Campus18041859
The Global Network12ISYS1186City Campus1931 (ONL)
Advanced Information Retrieval12LIBR1057City Campus2023 (ONL)
Literacy, Literature and Community Programs12LIBR1024City Campus2139
 
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Stage C:

Please note the following title changes (effective Semester 1 2015):

  • LIBR1028 Records Management and Archives Administration 1 is now LIBR1028 Records Management and Archives Administration

Select and Complete Four (4) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Electronic Publishing12COMM1218City Campus1745
2092 (ONL)
Knowledge Management12INTE2397City Campus18041859
The Global Network12ISYS1186City Campus1931 (ONL)
Records Management and Archives Administration12LIBR1028City Campus20962057 (ONL)
 

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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 previous learning or experience, you can apply for credit or recognition of prior learning 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.

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