This minor provides an integrated set of units in Information Systems. It covers disciplinary knowledge in Modeling of business or organisation processes, Programming with a focus on mobile development, Systems Analysis and Design using elements of both Object and Classical analysis, and Database Systems. These units cover many of the fundamental skills from the Australian Computer Society Core Body of Knowledge. Additionally, students will develop skills in oral communication, critical analysis and in the preparation of technical documents for senior management. Assessment tasks across the minor include group projects, formal examinations, written assignments and oral presentations.
For a minor study students must complete 48 credit points consisting of:
48 credit points of Minor Studies
A full course is made up of several smaller topics or subjects. These are referred to as 'units'.
Most courses have compulsory 'core' units, as well as optional units.
'Credit points' are the value that each unit contributes towards your course.
Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.
This unit set is studied as part of the following course(s):