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Murdoch University

Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems and Computer Science (Double Major)

Murdoch University

Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems and Computer Science (Double Major)

The programme consists of a minimum of 9 units and may be completed in a minimum of 16 months. Students have the option to enroll in either single or double majors.

Professional Recognition

Graduates are eligible to apply to be a member of the Australian Computer Society (ACS) at Professional Level which has reciprocal agreements with similar organisations around the world including the Singapore Computer Society.

Ranked in the World's Top 2% of Higher Education Institutions (Times Higher Education World University Rankings for 2012/2013)

 

Core Units

Business Information System

ICT208 Business Intelligence Tools and Techniques
ICT218* Databases
ICT231* System Analysis and Design
ICT256 Knowledge Management Techniques
ICT333* Information Technology Project
ICT353 Advanced Business Analysis and Design

Computer Science

ICT209 Data Structures and Abstractions
ICT218* Databases*
ICT231* System Analysis and Design
ICT306 Software Architectures
ICT310 Operating Systems and Systems Programming
ICT333* Information Technology Project

*Units common to both majors units need only be taken once.

Depending on the level of their previous studies, some students may be required to complete three General Elective units.

The Bachelor of Science in Business Information System and Computer Science programme accepts a wide range of qualifications.

These include:

  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma
  • Kaplan Diploma
  • Private Diploma will be assessed on a case-by-case basis

Additional Entry Requirements:

  • Applicants admitted to the Bachelor of Science programme may be required to undertake additional units in order to fulfill the required credit points. Some applicants may be required to complete bridging modules. The final decision rests with Murdoch University.
  • Applicants are required to meet Murdoch University English language requirement.

Delivery Methods
Students will attend a combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops in this programme. This Bachelor of Science in Business Information System and Computer Science programme consists of a minimum of 9 units and may be completed in a minimum of 16 months by enrolling in 2-3 units per trimester over at least 4 academic trimesters. Each unit is supported with 24-60 contact hours over the duration of a trimester, conducted on weekday evenings and weekends to suit the busy schedules of students enrolled in this programme.

Assessment Methods
Each unit is assessed by any combination of class participation, written assignments, project or examinations. Assessment methods may vary according to individual unit requirements.

Students who successfully complete the programme will be awarded the prestigious Bachelor of Science with in Business Information System and Computer Science. The degree will be the same as that awarded to on-campus students of the University. Graduates will be allowed to use the title BSc (Murdoch) after their names.

Tuition Fees

The tuition fee covers university registration, study guides, textbooks, intensive seminars and workshops, assignments, examination (if applicable), projects, degree (if earned) and transcript.

Programme fee: SGD 17,430.30 (9 units) / SGD 23,240.40 (12 units)

 

Non-tuition fees

Non-refundable application fees are as follows:

  • Application fee: SGD 181.90 (with effect from 1 July)

All prices are inclusive of 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST). Please refer to the official price list for a detailed breakdown.

*Note: All fees are subjected to change annually. The fees above have been updated and are accurate as of 27 June 2014. For more information about the programme, please contact our sales consultant.