What will I learn?

Holmesglen's Bachelor of Information Systems has a practical, hands-on approach to learning, focused on building technical skills from the ground up.

The course gives students broad capability across the areas of networking, programming and web design, database design, cyber security and business analytics.

Subjects feature learning in business analysis, cloud computing, virtualisation, cyber security, big data and business intelligence, business management, information security and network security.

Course structure

This course is comprised of 23 subjects: 18 core and five elective subjects.


A variety of assessment methods are used, including technical reports, laboratory reports, network design models, practical strategy assessments, written assignments, literature reviews, practical case studies, group projects, individual and group presentations, online quizzes, practical labs, exams, research reports, feasibility reports, and classroom hurdle tasks.

Career opportunities

  • systems administration
  • information Systems cloud architect
  • information systems project manager
  • cloud /web services developer
  • IT business systems analyst
  • database administrator and designer
  • cloud security consultant
  • enterprise systems consultant
  • IT/IS consultant
  • information systems administrator

Pathways to further study:

  • Bachelor of Information Systems graduates can apply for entry to relevant Masters or other post-graduate qualifications.



Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$18,000.00 (9,62,567) per year
Start date

February 2022, July 2022



Chadstone Campus,

Corner Batesford and Warrigal Roads,



3148, MELBOURNE, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Year 12/Matriculation or the overseas equivalent or relevant senior employment experience. English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with no individual bandscore less than 6.0.

For international students

  • You may be able to shorten the length of your studies by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training, or work and life experience.
  • IELTS 6.0 or Equivalence

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options