Bachelor - Combined


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Enabling course

2007 Bachelor of Information Systems and Bachelor of Music(G3C)

Responsible faculty or institute:
Business (principal)
Campus(es) Offered:
Course Duration: Minimum 4 yrs, Maximum 10 yrs.
Course Contact (faculty or school): Arts: (03) 6226 2249, Business: (03) 6226 6200 or 1800 387 120


This 4 year full-time combined degree of Bachelor of Information Systems-Bachelor of Music is offered on the Hobart campus by the Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Business. The maximum completion time for this degree is 10 years.

These course rules and specifications apply to students commencing the BIS-BMus in 2007. For students who commenced prior to 2007, the applicable course rules are those from the year of commencement. i.e. students who commenced in 2004 should refer to the 2004 Handbook.

Admission & Prerequisites

Intending candidates should refer to the requirements for the Bachelor of Information Systems C3S degree and the Bachelor of Music F3K degree.

Course Objectives

In addition to the educational objectives of the Bachelor of Music and the Bachelor of Information Systems, this combined degree has the following objectives:

  • To produce graduates who understand the nature of the multimedia industry and who have the managerial skills to progress their careers within that industry;
  • To create an awareness of the roles that music composition, performance and distribution can play within the IT industry, especially in multimedia;
  • To provide music graduates with the information management, project management and strategic insight to take leading positions within the emerging multimedia industry.

Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Bachelor of Information Systems-Bachelor of Music could expect to obtain employment in multimedia, project management, information management and as managers in the music and IT industries.

Articulation to/from Course

The arrangements for the individual Bachelor of Information Systems and Bachelor of Music degrees will apply.

Professional Recognition

Associate membership of the Australian Computer Society. Graduates of the Bachelor of Information Systems could expect to find employment as a business analyst, database analyst, systems analyst, IT project manager, IT manager, information manager, database administrator, IT administrator or manager, telecommunications manager, IT consultant, electronic commerce or electronic business consultant, web developer, webmaster.

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