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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2017 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:
 
  • The Master of Information Management consists of 16 courses, each worth 12 credit points. The structure of this postgraduate program is simple and flexible. You are required to complete 11 compulsory core courses and 5 elective courses.
  • The mode of study is both face-to-face and via 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).
  • If you have completed the Graduate Diploma in Information Management (or equivalent) you may be eligible for course exemptions. 
  • Graduates are eligible for membership of the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) and of Records and Information Management Professionals Australasia (RIMPA).

 

PLEASE NOTE as you are enrolled in the MC196EXE plan you will be given credit exemptions for the following four (4) courses which you will not be required to complete:

  • BUSM1162 Management 1 - Managing People
  • BUSM3886 Business and Government in the Global Context
  • ISYS1028 Global Business and Social Technology: A Case Study Approach
  • ACCT2127 Accounting for Management Decisions

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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 Stage A courses as you will receive credit exemptions for these four courses, please go straight to Stage B.

 

Please note the following title changes:

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

Business Enabling Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Management 1 - Managing People12BUSM1162City Campus23602317
Business and Government in the Global Context12BUSM3886City Campus23712329
Global Business and Social Technology: A Case Study Approach12YesISYS1028City Campus19631904
Accounting for Management Decisions12YesACCT2127City Campus18541793
 
AND

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Stage A:

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Information Discovery12LIBR1085City Campus2140
3725 (ONL)
2091
2313 (ONL)
The Digital Information Environment12ISYS1166City Campus1966
3738 (ONL)
1908
3640 (ONL)
Information Organization12YesINTE2489City Campus1961
3728 (ONL)
1902
3639 (ONL)
The Professional Experience12YesLIBR1016City Campus2011
3767 (ONL)
1962
3734 (ONL)
 
AND

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Stage B:

Please note the following title changes:

  • ISYS1168 Document Management 2 is now ISYS1168 Digital Curation
  • LIBR1013 Information Privision 2 is now LIBR1013 Information Provision
  • 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 (Face to Face: Class Number 2527 or Online: Class Number 3577). Please submit an Enrolment Variation Form in person at Business Central or via RMIT Connect.
  • LIBR1070 Professional Project is now LIBR1070 Information Management Research Project
  • LIBR1028 Records Management and Archives Administration 1 is now LIBR1028 Records Management and Archives Administration

Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Information Provision12YesLIBR1013City Campus2010
3726 (ONL)
1966
3733 (ONL)
Digital Curation12ISYS1168City Campus3739 (ONL)1909
2305 (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 Campus19591899
The Global Network12ISYS1186City Campus1968
3735 (ONL)
1910
3641 (ONL)
Information Management Research Project12YesLIBR1070City Campus21632090
Advanced Information Retrieval12LIBR1057City Campus1965
3744 (ONL)
Recreational Literature for Young People12LIBR1024City Campus1963
3742 (ONL)
 
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Stage C:

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 Campus1939
3730 (ONL)
Knowledge Management12INTE2397City Campus19591899
The Global Network12ISYS1186City Campus1968
3735 (ONL)
1910
3641 (ONL)
Records Management and Archives Administration12LIBR1028City Campus3729 (ONL)1964
3743 (ONL)
 

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Program structure enquiries

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.

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