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Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Information Technology - MGIT02

Course Code: MGIT02
Course Version: 2
Location:
Faculty: Faculty of Business, Government & Law
Discipline(s): School of Management
Academic Program Area - Technology
UAC Code: 361534
CRICOS Code: 099005K
English Language Requirements: Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0

Discover the world of business and information technology

If getting a high paying job within an industry that is continuously expanding and evolving is what you’re looking for, then the UC Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Information Technology offers the perfect platform from which to manage your way to the top.

This course explores a range of business disciplines including management, government and business relations, strategy, leadership, marketing; and merges it with core IT theories and principles such as information systems, system analysis and modelling, security, networking, software development and artificial intelligence and more.

Collectively, these two courses will give you both the theoretical knowledge and technical skills to create, produce and manage a wide range of large scale integrated projects within the public and private sectors.

Study a Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Information Technology (IT) at UC and you will:

  • gain extensive experience in developing information technology to address the needs of modern organisations
  • develop knowledge, skills and understanding of the application of IT systems to their business environments, policies and management
  • integrate theory and practice in entrepreneurship and innovation, and articulate the impacts of recent developments within the field
  • critically evaluate a range of core business skills to find solutions to future work challenges in legal, economic and global business environments
  • analyse and apply a range of contemporary approaches to business innovation and organisational change
  • develop experience of professional management in work and organisations demonstrating creativity and initiative in new situations
  • apply a range of ethical, socially responsible and sustainable solutions in a changing business environment
  • reflect upon levels of personal autonomy and accountability associated with the decision-making process
  • locate and evaluate a range of research frameworks and skills within entrepreneurship and innovation.

Career opportunities

A UC Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Information Technology (IT) double degree is an internationally recognised qualification that will give you the knowledge and skills to explore a variety of potential employment opportunities such as:

  • economist
  • economic analyst
  • economic forecaster
  • financial planner
  • financial analyst
  • wealth manager
  • financial adviser
  • financial consultant
  • labour market economist
  • taxation economist
  • business development manager
  • business analyst
  • project manager
  • ICT consultant
  • data scientist
  • database administrator
  • information security analyst
  • cyber security specialist/forensics
  • business or systems analyst
  • system architect/technical architect
  • user interface designer
  • artificial intelligence/machine learning engineer
  • web/mobile app developer
  • software engineer
  • games developer
  • IT test engineer
  • robotics specialist
  • support analyst
  • system administrator
  • digital marketing/social media manager
  • network administrator/engineer

Enquiries

Current and Commencing Students
In person Student Centre Building 1 (take a BGL Faculty course advice ticket) or Email bglstudent@canberra.edu.au
Prospective Domestic Students
Email study@canberra.edu.au or Phone 1800 UNI CAN (1800 864 226)
Prospective International Students
Email international@canberra.edu.au or Phone +61 2 6201 5342

Admission Requirements

Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means:
- Year 12 ATAR
- other Australian Qualification
- work experience
- overseas qualification

We also offer a number of entry initiatives that give you the opportunity to gain entry to the University via alternate pathway programs and admissions schemes.
More information is available on our Alternative Entry page: http://www.canberra.edu.au/future-students/applications/apply-now/alternative-entry

Additional Admission Requirements

Refer to individual courses.

Assumed Knowledge

Basic knowledge and skills in ICT (Information and Communication Technology);
Basic numeracy and literacy skills.

Periods Course is Open to New Admissions

Year Location Domestic International
2019 UC - Canberra, Bruce Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1
Semester 2
2020 UC - Canberra, Bruce Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1
Semester 2
2021 UC - Canberra, Bruce Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1
Semester 2
2022 UC - Canberra, Bruce Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 1
Semester 2

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 Information Technology BIT
Bachelor of Business (Entrepreneurship and Innovation) BBus (Entrepreneurship&Innovation)
Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) BBus (HumanResMgt)
Bachelor of Business (International Business) BBus (IntlBus)
Bachelor of Business (Management) BBus (Mgt)
Bachelor of Business (Marketing) BBus (Mktg)
Bachelor of Business (Service Management) BBus (ServiceMgt)
Bachelor of Business (Sport Management) BBus (SportMgt)

Alternate Exit Awards

Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) Bachelor of Business (Management) Bachelor of Business (Entrepreneurship & Innovation) Bachelor of Business (Marketing) Bachelor of Business (Service Management) Bachelor of Information Technology Bachelor of Business (International Business)

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.

Information for Fee Paying Students

Year Domestic International
2019 CSP $31,500

The fees detailed above are the annual fee rates for the course. The annual rate is the fee that applies to standard full-time enrolment, which is 24 credit points. The final fee charged is based on the proportion of 24 credit points in which a student enrols. Students enrolled in a Commonwealth Support Place (CSP) are required to make a contribution towards the cost of their education, which is set by the Commonwealth Government. Information on Commonwealth Supported Places, HECS-HELP and how fees are calculated can be found here.


Professional Accreditation

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Course Learning Outcomes

Course Objectives Graduate Qualities
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Course Duration

Standard 4 years full-time or equivalent. Maximum 10 years.

Honours

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Offerings

  • 2019->UC - Canberra, Bruce-Internal

Enrolment Numbers

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