MJRU-BINFS v.1 Business Information Systems Major (BCom)
This major/stream is part of a larger course. Information is specific to the major/stream, please refer to the course for more information.
This specialisation will cater for those interested in the design of information systems and the application of computer technology in a business. It leads to careers as business analysts, systems analysts, information centre consultants, information managers in large or small business/government departments/information centres
The combinations being supported are: Bachelor of Commerce Elective Stream; Business Information Systems & Logistics and Supply Chain Management; Business Information Technology & Systems; Business Information Systems & Management; Business Information Systems & Internet Communiations.
Major/Stream Learning Outcomes
A graduate of this course can:
1. apply information systems and knowledge management principles to support business operations by managing an effective information systems body
2. apply systems theory to develop business systems appropriate to a range of business organisations
3. conduct information requirements determination for a range of business organisations, recommend appropriate solutions and manage their implementation
4. able to effectively communicate information and system requirements, policies and procedures
5. manage an appropriate information systems department that provides an appropriate technological base to suit a range of business organisations
6. ability to see the business potential of new technologies as they emerge; ability to appreciate, and apply where appropriate, the philosophies behind new methodological approaches as they emerge
7. apply communications and collaboration technologies to support international organisations; understanding and appreciation of the role of information and knowledge management systems in supporting international organisations
8. understand the range of potential impacts of information technology on users and manage the implementation of systems and technologies that are appropriate to a wide range of users
9. apply professional skills to ensure ethical practices in areas including but not limited to privacy and information security; employ best practice techniques for the design, management and operation of information systems and information technology organisations.
|Year 1 Semester 2|
|ISYS2002||v.1||Introductory Systems Analysis and Design||3.0||25.0|
|Year 2 Semester 1|
|ISYS2006||v.1||Business Software Tools||3.0||25.0|
|ISYS2004||v.1||Business Systems Implementation||3.0||25.0|
|Year 2 Semester 2|
|ISYS3011||v.1||Business Systems Selection||3.0||25.0|
|Year 3 Semester 1|
|ISYS2013||v.1||Informatics Project Management||3.0||25.0|
|ISYS3005||v.1||Business Systems Management||3.0||25.0|
|Year 3 Semester 2|
Information in this publication is correct at the time of printing but may be subject to change.
In particular, the University reserves the right change the content and/or method of assessment, to change or alter tuition fees of any unit of study, to withdraw any unit of study or program which it offers, to impose limitations on enrolment in any unit or program, and/ or to vary arrangements for any program.
This material does not purport to constitute legal or professional advice.
Curtin accepts no responsibility for and makes no representations, whether express or implied, as to the accuracy or reliability in any respect of any material in this publication.
Except to the extent mandated otherwise by legislation, Curtin University does not accept responsibility for the consequences of any reliance which may be placed on this material by any person.
Curtin will not be liable to you or to any other person for any loss or damage (including direct, consequential or economic loss or damage) however caused and whether by negligence or otherwise which may result directly or indirectly from the use of this publication.
International students studying in Australia on a student visa can only study full-time and there are also specific entry requirements that must be met. As some information contained in this publication may not be applicable to international students, refer to international.curtin.edu.au for further information. Australian citizens, permanent residents and international students studying outside Australia may have the choice of full-time, part-time and external study, depending on course availability and in-country requirements.