Major requirements

Information Systems focuses on developing and using cutting-edge information and communications technologies to solve important organisational problems. You may choose to concentrate on the analysis of systems, the design of systems or the use of information systems in organisations.

Information Systems major requirements


30 points from:

Course Title Restriction
Prerequisite
INFOSYS 220 Business Systems Analysis INFOMGMT 291 INFOSYS 110 or INFOSYS 120 or INFOMGMT 192 or COMPSCI 105 or 107
INFOSYS 222 Database Systems INFOMGMT 292 INFOSYS 110 or 120 or COMPSCI 105 or 107

45 points (or 75 points if INFOSYS 345 is selected) from:

Course Title Restrction Prerequisite
INFOSYS 320 Information Systems Design   INFOMGMT 291 or INFOSYS 220, INFOMGMT 292 or INFOSYS 222, INFOSYS 280 or COMPSCI 280 or equivalent
INFOSYS 321 Enterprise Systems OPSMGT 333 Any 15 points at Stage II in ACCTG, COMPSCI, ENGSCI, INFOMGMT, INFOSYS, MKTG, OPSMGT, SOFTENG
INFOSYS 322 Data Communications and the Internet INFOSYS 224 INFOSYS 110 or 120 or INFOMGMT 192 or COMPSCI 101
INFOSYS 323 Management of Information Systems INFOSYS 223, INFOMGMT 391 Any 15 points at Stage II in ACCTG, COMPSCI, ENGSCI, INFOMGMT, INFOSYS, MKTG, OPSMGT, SOFTENG
INFOSYS 330 Databases and Business Intelligence   INFOMGMT 292 or INFOSYS 222, INFOMGMT 192 or INFOSYS 280 or COMPSCI 101 or 107 or equivalent
INFOSYS 338 Contemporary Issues in Information Systems   INFOSYS 110 or equivalent and 30 points at Stage II in ACCTG, COMPSCI, ENGSCI, INFOMGMT, INFOSYS, MKTG, OPSMGT, SOFTENG
INFOSYS 339 LANs, WANs and Wireless Infrastructure   INFOSYS 224 or 322
INFOSYS 341 Management of Information Security   15 points from INFOSYS 220, 222, 223, 224 or ACCTG 222 or INFOMGMT 291, 292
INFOSYS 344 Special Topic    
INFOSYS 345 A and B Business Project INFOSYS 342 INFOMGMT 291 or INFOSYS 220, INFOMGMT 292 or INFOSYS 222, INFOSYS 280 or COMPSCI 280 or equivalent; or OPSMGT 255 and 258, and a GPA of 4 or higher.  Final enrolment subject to course supervisor approval.  Note: INFOSYS 345 = 45 points and students must enrol in INFOSYS A (15 points) and B (30 points)
INFOMGMT 290 Business Analytics    
INFOMGMT 392 Data visualisation   30 points at Stage II in Information Management or Information System
OPSMGT 357 Project Management   INFOSYS 110 or 120 or INFOMGMT 192 and 30 points at Stage II
Top

Complementary subjects


Subjects which complement an Information Systems major are:

  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
Top

Suggested combinations for majors and non-majors


If you are interested in a particular area of Information Systems such as information systems design or data communications and networking, or simply want to take Information Systems courses to complement a different major, our Business Student Advisers will be able to suggest the best combination of courses to meet your needs.

Top