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Business Information Technology and Systems

BCom - Bachelor of Commerce
Location Curtin Mauritius
Study method On-campus
Study mode Full-time
Intake February, July
Duration 3 years full-time (6 semesters)

Take the technical lead. Give your management aspirations an edge with a detailed understanding how business information systems work. In this double major you’ll examine the management, planning and design of information technology, and study how to use information technology and systems to solve all kinds of business problems.

The information technology major focuses on how information technology is used to collect, process and output information in organisations, and provides an in-depth knowledge of computer programming and design, as well as systems implementation and management. You will gain an introduction to: programming and design, systems implementation, and IT management.

The Information systems major focuses on the business side of information technology. You will learn how business information systems are selected, managed and applied to business problems, and gain a broad understanding of business systems analysis and design, business software tools, information security, project management, business-related information systems management and knowledge.

Please note:

During your first year of the Bachelor of Commerce you’ll complete common core units which will provide an introduction to the various aspects of business. You do not need to make a final decision on a single or combined major until your second semester.

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Career opportunities

This course can help you become a:

  • Information Technology Administrator
  • Systems Designer (Information Technology)
  • Analyst (Information Technology)
  • Programmer (Information Technology)
  • Business Systems Analyst

Credit for previous study

Recognition of prior learning is assessed on an individual basis