- Total units 24 Units
- Areas of interest Sociology, Business Information Systems, Digital Humanities
- Minor code BISM-MIN
- Academic career Undergraduate
- Academic Contact Dr Alexander Richardson
This minor provides students with an introduction to information systems in business environments.
Application of knowledge and skills
Graduates with a minor in Business Information Systems will demonstrate the application of business information systems knowledge and skills:
- with initiative and judgment in planning, problem solving and decision making in professional practice and/or scholarship;
- to adapt knowledge and skills in diverse contexts; and,
- with responsibility and accountability for own learning and professional practice and in collaboration with others within broad parameters.
Review, analyse, consolidate and synthesise business information systems knowledge;
Demonstrate an understanding of business information systems knowledge with depth in some areas;
Exercise critical thinking and judgement in identifying and solving problems with intellectual independence;
Present a clear, coherent and independent exposition of business information systems knowledge and ideas.
Students seeking Australian Computer Society (ACS) accreditation for their studies must complete both the Business Information Systems Major (BUSN-MAJ) and Business Information Systems Minor (BISM-MIN), with a total of 12 unique courses studies. This will mean that INFS2005, INFS2024 & INFS3002 will count towards the BUSN-MAJ, with students selecting other courses to count towards BISM-MIN.
Student not seeking an ACS accredited program are free to select from the complete range of restricted list electives in the Business Information Systems Minor (BISM-MIN).
This minor requires the completion of 24 units, which must include:
6 units from the completion of the following course:
INFS1001 - Business Information Systems (6 units)
18 units from the completion of the following courses:
HUMN1001 - Digital Culture: Being Human in the Information Age (6 units)
HUMN2001 - Introduction to Digital Humanities and Public Culture - Tools, Theories and Methods (6 units)
INFS2005 - Accounting Information Systems (6 units)
INFS2024 - Information Systems Analysis (6 units)
INFS3002 - Enterprise Systems in Business (6 units)
SOCY1006 - Society & Technological Change (6 units)
SOCY2166 - Social Science of the Internet (6 units)Back to the top