SMF Institute of Higher Learning

Bachelor of Science (Business Information Systems), Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia

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In today’s world, business information is increasingly complex with the growth of the Internet, sophisticated databases and other business software. Information Systems is the study of information generation, communication, storage, and application in the context of organized human activity. In your Business Information Systems Degree course, you will acquire skills that will enable you to discover organisational information requirements, systems planning, analysis, design and development, web authoring, project management, and the design and management of databases and communications networks. When you study Business Information Systems you will understand and be able to communicate how information systems are vital to the health of any organisation. You will be able to develop, design and manage such systems as a result of your creative problem solving, teamwork skills and professionalism.

As a Murdoch Degree in Science (Business Information Systems) graduate, your employment outlook is positive, especially if you combine it with other disciplines. The following are some of the professions you could consider: Systems Analyst / Computer Systems Analyst; Network Analyst; IT Business Analyst; and Network Administrator. Some of your potential employers may be: IT Firms; Audit Firms; Large Corporate Organisations; Government Organisations; and Software Companies.

Students have the options to do a second major (to earn a double major) in the following areas.

  • Accounting
  • Banking
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Cyber Forensics, Information Security and Management
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Journalism
  • Public Relations

Entry Requirements

  • SMF Diploma
  • Polytechnic Diploma or equivalent*
  • Other non-relevant diploma / advance diploma will be considered on a case-by-case basis*
  • All applicants will be required to provide satisfactory evidence of their competency in English, subject to the University’s approval

*Applicants may be admitted to the second year of the BSc programme but are required to undertake additional units in order to achieve full advanced standing. The final decision rests with Murdoch University.

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Assesment Methods

Each course is assessed by written assignments and examination.

Graduation and Degree

Bachelor of Science (Business Information Systems), Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia

Commencement date

January / May / September

Full/part time

Full Time, Part Time

Length of course

16 months (full time), 24 months (part time)

Course Price

$ 21,293.00

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