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Bachelor of Software Engineering/Bachelor of Business Informatics - 838AA

Course Code: 838AA
Course Version: 2
Location:
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Discipline(s): Academic Program Area - Technology
CRICOS Code: 056138G
Lowest Selection Rank: 68.00
English Language Requirements: Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0

Double degree: Pioneer complete IT solutions for any business

Develop the strongest possible knowledge of information systems, information technology (IT) and their relationship to supporting business. 

Design and build advanced systems for a wide range of business endeavours. Be an asset to any employer who values innovative problem solving with hands-on technological skills and a sensitivity to work practice. 

Combine your Bachelor of Software Engineering with a Bachelor of Business Informatics at UC to:

  • understand the needs of business and be able to develop solutions to solve business problems
  • examine work practice issues and the intent and context of systems
  • acquire a range of business languages used in accounting, management and statistics
  • work with real clients on professional projects. 

Study opportunities

  • Take advantage of our internships for valuable industry experience.
  • Exit this course early with a:
    • Bachelor of Software Engineering
    • Bachelor of Business Informatics. 

Career opportunities

This course is accredited with the Australian Computer Society (ACS) at the professional level. 

Important to know

Fast track your career and finish in 4 years.

Admission Requirements

Normal UC requirements for admission to an undergraduate course.

Additional Admission Requirements

Refer to individual courses.

Assumed Knowledge

Refer to individual courses.

Information on admission closing dates can be found here.

Course Requirements

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Information for Current Students

There are previous versions of this course. As a current student you will complete the requirements for the course that were in place when you commenced. Click on the relevant link below to view the requirements of your version of the course.

In addition to course requirements, in order to successfully complete your course you may need to meet the inherent requirements. Please refer to the inherent requirements statement applicable to your course

Awards

Award(s) Official Abbreviation
Bachelor of Software Engineering BSE
Bachelor of Business Informatics B BusInformatics

Alternate Exit Awards

Bachelor of Software Engineering Bachelor of Business Informatics

Typical Study Pattern

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Please refer to the tab to view Course Requirements, check unit details and select Restricted Choice Units for the course. Please note not all units are offered in each teaching period.

Unit Delivery Modes

Delivery modes for units in this degree are yet to be confirmed. Please contact us for more details.


Professional Accreditation

This course is accredited with the Australian Computer Society at the professional level.

Graduate Employment

Primary roles for graduates will include business analyst, information analysts, system architect, and system builders of both manual and IT systems to meet business needs.

Course Learning Outcomes

Course Objectives Graduate Qualities
Knowledge and skills of the cutting edge development in the information technology (IT) industry and application of the knowledge and skills to real life IT systems and their business environments, policies, and management, independently and/or work in a team. Analysis and enquiry;
Working independently and with others.
Solid foundation of the relevant theories and the basic principles in IT fields, including business, information systems, system analysis and modelling, system administration, security, networking, software development, and artificial intelligence etc.; from the foundation to acquire up-to-date knowledge and skills in the future. Analysis and enquiry;
Personal attributes: critical thinking, reflective practice, thriving in an environment of change.
Knowledge, skills, understanding and application of the investigation, analysis, and synthesis to IT systems and their business environments, policies, and management with a high level of professional ethics, responsibilities, values and standards. Analysis and enquiry;
Problem solving;
Professionalism and social responsibility;
Personal attributes: critical thinking, reflective practice, thriving in an environment of change.
Communication skills in listening, reading, speaking, explaining, teaching, and writing from and to audiences of different backgrounds and papers of different scopes and levels. Professionalism and social responsibility;
Communication; Problem solving;
Working independently and with others.
Expertise and skills to critique, synthesise and apply new development, skills, knowledge, and standards in the IT fields to real world IT systems, with respect to their business environments, policies, and management. Analysis and enquiry;
Problem solving;
Personal attributes: critical thinking, reflective practice, thriving in an environment of change.
Expertise and skills in research to test established theories against a body of knowledge in IT fields; expertise and skills in designing and testing hypothesis for problem solving and conducting research; expertise and skills in contributing new knowledge and skills to the IT fields. Analysis and enquiry;
Problem solving;
Personal attributes: critical thinking, reflective practice, thriving in an environment of change.
Knowledge:
Graduates who complete the Bachelor of Business Informatics will obtain a body of knowledge that includes the understanding of recent developments in the information systems discipline and associated professional practice. In particular, graduates will acquire knowledge that will help to understand the intent and context of systems; business processes and associated work practices, requirements and information needs; and the impacts of actions on the business as a whole.
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Skills:
Graduates who complete the Bachelor of Business Informatics will have developed:
- cognitive skills to demonstrate mastery of theoretical knowledge and to reflect critically on theory and professional practice in the areas of business analysis, business change management and implementation, project management and business strategy and planning of information systems. Graduates will have the ability to analyse and evaluate complex problems in a range of different information systems situations.
- communication skills to transmit and interpret information systems work to technical and business stakeholders.
Communication;
Analysis and inquiry;
Problem solving;
Working independently and with others;
Professionalism and social responsibility.
Application of knowledge and skills:
Graduates who complete the Bachelor of Business Informatics will be self-directed in applying the knowledge and skills obtained to new situations in information systems practice and their ongoing professional development. They will also demonstrate a personal autonomy in their future work in planning and executing a substantial informatics project connecting information systems theory with practice.
Communication;
Analysis and inquiry;
Problem solving;
Working independently and with others;
Professionalism and social responsibility.

Course Duration

Standard eight semesters full-time or equivalent. Maximum twenty semesters.

Honours

Refer to individual courses.

Internships

Internships are offered in this course.

UCC Pathway

Diploma of Information Technology; Diploma of Information Technology Extended.

Offerings

  • 2019->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
  • Past Offerings
    • 2012->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2013->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2014->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2015->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2016->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2017->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal
    • 2018->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal

Enrolment Numbers

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