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2012 Bachelor of Computing and Bachelor of Information Systems(73B)  Download to Zip

Responsible faculty or institute:
Science, Engineering and Technology (principal)
Campus(es) Offered:
Hobart: BComp Majors: Computing and Games Technology.
Launceston: Only Year One units requred for the BIS are offered in Launceston. Students will need to transfer to Hobart to complete remaining BIS requirements. BComp Majors: Computing.
Course Duration: Minimum 4 yrs, Maximum 9 yrs.
Course Contact (faculty or school): Faculty of Science, Engineering & Technology (03) 6226 2125 or School of Computing and Information Systems (03) 6226 2900 (Hobart) or (03) 6324 3469 (Launceston) or Secretary@cis.utas.edu.au

Introduction

This 4-year (minimum) full-time or part-time course is offered by the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology and is available at Hobart and Launceston.

Admission & Prerequisites

Satisfaction of the University's minimum entry requirements for degree courses.

Course Objectives

The BComp-BIS degree has the combined objectives of the Bachelor of Computing and Bachelor of Information Systems degrees. The study of Information Systems units form a useful combination with Computing units. Specifically, the objectives of the combined degree are:

  • The course objectives of the current Bachelor of Computing

  • The course objectives of the current Bachelor of Information Systems

  • To improve employment opportunities for IT graduates

  • To more closely integrate the Computing and Information Systems disciplines


Articulation to/from Course

Credit for units included in the schedules for the BComp and BIS will be awarded to students who transfer to the combined degree. Articulation arrangements already in place for TAFE programs will be awarded on the same basis as for the single BComp and BIS degrees.

Professional Recognition

The BComp and BIS degrees are accredited by the Australian Computer Society. It is anticipated that the combined degree will be similarly accredited.

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