Bachelor of Information Systems (Advanced) & Bachelor of Business

Western Sydney University
Western Sydney University
  • Awarded by

    Western Sydney University

  • Qualification

    Bachelor's Degree

  • Study Mode

    On campus

  • Payment Options

    HECS-HELP may be availableUpfront payment

  • Duration

    4 years full-time or 8 years part-time

  • Start Date

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  • Location


  • Career Outcomes

    Project Manager | Mobile applications developer

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Last modified: 19 Feb 2020

In a Nutshell

Are you a high achiever with an entrepreneurial drive and big ideas to change the world? This Bachelor of Information Systems (Advanced) & Bachelor of Business from Western Sydney University is for you!

This dual degree will help open doors in entrepreneurship, start-up companies and new innovations that will require business knowledge and cutting edge information systems and technology skills. 

In the Bachelor of Information Systems (Advanced) degree you'll learn how to plan, develop and integrate applications and information systems into a global business environment.

The business component of the double degree will allow you to gain knowledge in one of three core Business areas: Money, Markets or Management.

This dual degree could also open up alternative career pathways in government and not-for-profit sectors.

Blaze your own trail! Enquire about the Bachelor of Information Systems (Advanced) & Bachelor of Business dual degree from Western Sydney University.

  • What You'll Need to Get In


    To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following requirements:

    Bachelor of Information Systems Advanced:

    • Minimum ATAR requirements apply. Enquire now to find out more. 

    Assumed Knowledge: HSC Mathematics AND any two units of HSC English

    Bachelor of Business:

    • Year 12 HSC (or equivalent); OR
    • Completed Diploma of Business Western Sydney University The College; OR
    • Completed a relevant VET award.

    Assumed knowledge, Mathematics and any two units of English. Students unable to demonstrate sufficient levels of achievement in mathematics will be required to use the elective unit to increase their mathematical aptitude. This will not lengthen the period of study.

  • Subject Breakdown

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    In this dual qualification, the subjects you may study include:

    Bachelor of Information Systems Advanced: 

    • Programming Fundamentals
    • Principles of Professional Communication 1
    • Statistics for Business
    • Computer Networking (Advanced)
    • Systems Analysis and Design
    • Information Systems in Context
    • Database Design and Development (Advanced)
    • Computer Security
    • Technologies for Web Applications
    • Human-Computer Interaction (Advanced)
    • Information Systems Deployment and Management
    • Mobile Applications Development
    • Professional Development
    • Emerging Trends in Information Systems (Advanced)
    • Professional Experience (Advanced)
    • Social Computing

    Bachelor of Business core units:

    • Enterprise Law
    • Financing Enterprises
    • Enterprise Innovation and Markets
    • Enterprise Leadership

    Bachelor of Business major units:

    Majors for Careers in Money

    • Finance
    • Economics

    Majors for Careers in Markets

    • Hospitality Management
    • International Business
    • Marketing
    • Sport Management

    Majors for Careers in Management

    • Human Resource Management
    • Management
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  • Why Western Sydney University?

    Trust Western Sydney University to get you qualified in your field! Gain a recognised degree in Business, Health, Psychology, Communication, Medical Science, Criminology, Arts or loads more with WSU. Study online or on-campus and gain valuable, real-life skills that'll see you succeed in the workforce. With a reputation for excellence, you can be proud to graduate with a degree that comes from a uni ranked in the top 2% globally! Open up to a world of possibilities and enquire about a course with WSU today. 

    When you join Western Sydney University you’re also joining an engaged online community of fellow students and academics, who are committed to helping you succeed during your studies.

    Whether you're studying on-campus or online, students will have access to student advisors, specially trained online learning advisors, access to online assignment assistance to ensure your work is always on the right track, student welfare services including professional counselling, plus stay in touch with other students via WSU’s specially-built digital portal.

Campus locations

This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

Where Will This Course Take You?

Upon successful completion, you'll receive a Bachelor of Information Systems (Advanced) & Bachelor of Business from Western Sydney University. 

The Bachelor of Information Systems (Advanced) is accredited with the Australian Computer Society (ACS) at Professional level.

Your dual qualification and a new set of advanced skills will open up a wide range of opportunities in start-up companies and require new innovations and your cutting-edge technology skills.


Wondering where a career in information technology could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

Let's Talk Price

Fees for this course vary depending on the units selected. 

Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's HECS-HELP loan to cover all or part of your fees.

Enquire now for more information.


You may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $45,881 (2019-20 income year). 


Find out more about government study loans here.

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