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“I want to gain skills and knowledge in business and computer and network configurations for roles in modern organisations”

“I want to gain skills and knowledge in business and computer and network configurations for roles in modern organisations”

Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology

R2/340/6/0468 | MQA/SWA0004 (27.12.2024) 
R3/481/6/0228 | MQA/FA15193 (05.08.29)

The Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology program equips students with the knowledge, skills essential for a career that encompasses the challenging and dynamic area of information, communication and technology and business sectors. By undertaking this double degree, graduates will be able to capitalise on opportunities in both the information and communication technology and business professions.

INTAKES
February, September

DURATION
4 years

Depending on the specialisation selected, graduates may be eligible for membership to the following organisations: Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI), CPA Australia (CPA), Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), Australian Institute of Banking and Finance, Financial Services Institute of Australasia, Australian Institute of Management (AIM), Australian Marketing Institute (AMI), Australian Market and Social Research Society (AMSRS) and the Institute of Corporate Managers, Secretaries and Administrators.

Course details

Course objectives

Upon successfully completing the Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology students will be able to:

  • Define and integrate theoretical principles applicable to business and apply those principles in a range of practices
  • Systematically review and critically evaluate research from a variety of sources in order to make informed judgements on options for innovatively solving a range of problems that arise in business contexts
  • Formulate creative solutions that are fit for purpose and demonstrate cognisance of the impact of business decisions on the environment, economy and society
  • Coherently articulate a line of reasoning demonstrating cultural sensitivity and apply a framework to analyse and offer solutions to ethical dilemmas
  • Communicate a range of business arguments by evaluating and implementing alternative communication strategies as appropriate to the audience
  • Build on and continuously develop the intellectual independence to be critical and reflective learners, cognisant of new technologies
  • Work collaboratively in groups

Course structure

For the completion of the Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology, students are required to complete a total of 32 units (400 credit points) consisting of:

  • 8 Business core units of study (100 credit points)
  • 8 Information and Communication Technology core unit of study (100 credit points)
  • 8 unit of study from a Business major: Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, International Business, Management, or Marketing (100 Credit Points)
  • 8 units of study from a Information and Communication Technology major: Software Technology or Network Technology (100 Credit Points)

Units of study

Fees & scholarships

Fee*

Malaysian students
RM27,240 annual
International students
RM35,504 annual

* The indicative course fees shown here applies to students studying on-campus in Malaysia for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student’s study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.

Scholarships

At Swinburne scholarships are about providing opportunity, promoting equity and recognising excellence and achievement. Scholarships are available for both commencing and current students.

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Entry requirements

Entry Requirements

Assess your eligibility for entry to Swinburne Sarawak.

English Requirements

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Application process

Apply for this course by following the step-by-step process from the links below.

Career opportunities

Graduates can also specialise in a particular aspect of ICT-related work on network configurations and software development. Graduates would be valuable to government and large business organisations and may be suited for work in diverse settings such as not-for-profits, government, small business and corporations. Graduates also can specialise in a particular aspect of ICT-related work on network configurations and software development.

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