Unit Set

Key Program - Information Systems

UWS Key Program Code: KP3633INSY.1

This version of the specialisation is available only to continuing or completing students.

Related Courses

3633.1 Bachelor of Computing

Available to students in other UWS Courses : NO

The Information Systems Key Program focuses on computing and information technology in the context of local, national and global business environments. In general, graduates work with organisations to design, develop, deploy and manage information systems through the application of computing technology. Using the knowledge gained in this course students will also work on a real-life project where they can design and develop an Information System to solve a problem selected from the community. Employment opportunities for graduates may include analyst, programmer, web developer, systems developer and systems architect. With experience graduates can progress to IS management positions.


Campus Mode Specialisation Advice
Campbelltown Campus Internal Mr Paul Davies
Parramatta Campus Internal Jianhua Yang

Key Program Structure

Year 1

Autumn session

300580.2 Programming Fundamentals
100483.2 Principles of Professional Communication 1
300585.2 Systems Analysis and Design
300573.2 Information Systems in Context

Spring session

300565.2 Computer Networking
300104.4 Database Design and Development
300089.5 Commercial Applications Development

And one elective

Year 2

Autumn session

300582.2 Technologies for Web Applications
300570.3 Human-Computer Interaction
300581.4 Programming Techniques
200032.5 Statistics for Business

Spring session

300583.2 Web Systems Development
300569.2 Computer Security
300572.2 Information Systems Deployment and Management
300144.4 Object Oriented Analysis

Year 3

Autumn session

300578.3 Professional Development
300584.4 Emerging Trends in Information Systems

And two electives

Spring session

300097.2 Computing Project 1

And three electives

Sub-major elective spaces

Elective units may be used toward obtaining an additional approved sub-major (40 credit points).

Search for sub-majors

UWS offers sub-majors in a range of areas including Sustainability and Indigenous Studies.

Indigenous Australian Studies Sub-major

Indigenous Australian Creative Expressions Sub-major

Indigenous Economics Sub-major

Business Sustainability Sub-major

Students can apply for an elective major or sub-major via MySR.

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