Master of Management Information Systems

General

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Program Description

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This course is relevant to both information technology (IT) and non-IT professionals who wish to develop their skills in relation to information and communications technology and their application to business.

Management Information Systems (MIS) describes the broad opportunities for supporting the application of technologies to business. The study of e-business and enterprise systems is an integral part of this area. This course specifically addresses the business and technology issues arising from enterprise use of IT and covers technological, managerial and strategic issues.

Course Entry

Academic Admission requirements (Band 6)

Academic admission requirements (Band 6) may be satisfied through the completion of one of the following:

  • Bachelor degree; or
  • Equivalent prior learning including at least five years of relevant professional experience.

English Language requirements (Band 4)

English competency requirements may be satisfied through the completion of one of the following:

  • IELTS Academic Overall band minimum score of 6.5 (no individual band less than 6.0);
  • Bachelor degree from a country specified on the English Proficiency Bands page;
  • Successfully completed 0.375 EFTSL of study at postgraduate level or higher at an Australian higher education provider (or equivalent);
  • Where accepted, equivalent prior learning, including at least five years of relevant professional experience; or
  • Other tests, courses or programmes defined on the English Proficiency Bands page.

Course Details

Semester availability

  • Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup
  • Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup

Course Structure

Year 1 - Semester 1

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
FBL5030 Fundamentals of Value Creation in Business 20
MAN5901 Information Systems Challenges in Management 20
MAN5902 Business Systems Analysis 20

Year 1 - Semester 2

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
FBL5010 Managing People and Organisations 20
MAN6905 Databases and Business Intelligence 20
MAN6925 Project Management 20

Year 2 - Semester 1

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MAN6910 Business Process Management 20
MAN6920 Supply Chain Management 20
MAN6935 IT Value Realisation 20

Year 2 - Semester 2

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MAN6916 Enterprise Resource Planning 20
MAN6936 Enterprise Architecture 20
MAN6310 Capstone Integration Project 20

Professional Recognition

Accredited by: Australian Computer Society (ACS)

Career Opportunities

Graduates will be well-placed to seek employment in management and leadership roles within private and public organisations employing information systems in a management context.

Possible future job titles

Systems Analyst, IT Manager, Programme Manager, Project Manager, Business Systems Analyst, Business Process Analyst.

Last updated May 2020

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