CRICOS Course Code: 110247F
The Master of Management Information Systems aims to produce graduates with a range of business and information systems skills required to work in a range of industries in an ever-increasing information-based world. The course focuses on the way in which Information Systems are used in the running of a business, and in particular, how careful management and provision of robust business intelligence and real-time data tools can lead to improved business outcomes. After completing the course, graduates will be able to apply an advanced body of knowledge and skills in a wide range of contexts.
On successful completion of this course, students are awarded the Master of Management Information Systems. The course meets the Australian Qualifications Framework specifications for a Level 9 masters degree.
Students may be able to shorten the length of this course through qualifications obtained from other formal studies. AQF qualifications and Statements of Attainment may be recognised by CIC Higher Education. Students who wish to apply for Advanced Standing should contact the College for information on eligibility.
Professional & Community Engagement
The MMIS has a built-in final capstone project where students spend a semester working on a project in conjunction with industry professionals. This opportunity gives every student the chance to apply their skills and knowledge to an authentic task with real-world outcomes while building their networks and business acumen. Business professionals are invited as guest speakers to speak at various lectures. Guest speakers add value in the practical aspect of the course work. These speakers will also assist students understand future management responsibilities.
Industry Relevant Material
The course has been designed in conjunction with industry professionals and incorporates material that is specifically relevant for information systems roles in a range of industries. Many classes will be run in computer laboratories, where students gain hands-on experience with a range of databases, systems and software. As is common at CIC, this course will have a focus on authentic, real-world assessments and activities that lead directly to improved graduate capacities in working in a dynamic and global economy. Students should also gain benefits from a broad range of cultural diversity and life experiences of their fellow students.
Students gain advanced, integrated knowledge as well as expert, specialised, cognitive and technical skills. All of these factors will help graduates of the Master of Management Information Systems to be lifelong learners.
Mode of Delivery
The course is offered on a full-time basis. Delivery of the course is on-campus and face-to-face. Units are delivered in a range of classroom settings, including lectures, workshops, tutorials, lectorials, labs and seminars.
The Master of Management Information Systems consists of four semesters on a full-time basis. To meet the requirements for graduation, all students must successfully complete 15 units.
The types of assessment may include the following:
Other types of assessment may be allowed at CIC following approval by the Dean.
Please refer to our Assessment Policy for further information.
After completing the course, graduates will be able to apply an advanced body of knowledge and skills in a wide range of contexts for professional practices and academic studies. The business and IT skills developed by students will allow them to work in a range of industries, including the closely related industries of business, technology, finance, and telecommunications. Alternatively, tertiary industries, including retail, medical, agricultural, tourism, services and government all require skilled staff in Information Systems.
Some examples of the typical jobs a graduate can attain are:
Course Learning Outcomes
Graduates of this course will have advanced knowledge and skills to demonstrate their ability to:
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