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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2020 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 points 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 or four university electives.

 

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

 

Capstone Courses

Capstone Courses are compulsory courses designed to consolidate the learning undertaken throughout the program and should 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:

 

Course Requisite Information 

The course BUSM4373 Information Systems Business Design Project 1 has enforced requisites which are listed below. The following four (4) courses must be completed prior to enrolling into BUSM4373:

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

 

Accreditation Information

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

 

A list of the required courses you must complete in order to fulfill the accreditation requirements for the Professional Body related to your program can be found 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

In year one of your program, you will study seven (7) of your business common core courses and one (1) of your Business Information Systems major courses in the first year.

Please Note: the fourth course (not displayed in below table) for Semester 2 of year one of your program is ISYS1051 Digital Business Design and Innovation 

 

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

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 Campus14231407
Introduction to Management12BUSM4176City Campus13411331
Accounting in Organisations and Society12YesACCT1046City Campus27762738
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus14291419
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 Campus14791473
Prices and Markets12YesECON1020City Campus14281417
Macroeconomics 112ECON1010City Campus14271416
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

In year two of your program, you will complete the one (1) remaining business common core course, six (6) Business Information Systems major courses and one (1) of your specialist courses.

 

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

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 Campus20472041
Networking in Business12INTE2044City Campus15471545
Information Systems Solutions and Design12YesISYS2047City Campus15091497
Business Information Technology12INTE2043City Campus14241409
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 Campus14761453
Business Analysis and Impact Management12YesISYS1039City Campus14441436
Design Thinking and the Digital Startup12YesISYS2452City Campus14331423
Business Data Management and Analytics12ISYS2421City Campus14461438
 
AND

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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:

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

Second semester of Co-op Learning:

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

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 Campus15231522
Information Systems: Work Integrated Learning 112YesINTE2109City Campus15781572
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 Campus15221521
Information Systems: Work Integrated Learning 212YesINTE2110City Campus15241523
}
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

In year four of your program, you will complete the one (1) remaining Business Information Systems major course, the two (2) business design project courses (capstone courses), your final compulsory specialist course and your four (4) 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.

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 Campus15141502
Information Systems Business Design Project 112YesBUSM4373City Campus15121500
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 Campus1424
Information Systems Business Design Project 212YesBUSM4375City Campus15131501
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 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, upon approval from the College.

 

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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