Bachelor of IT In Management Information Systems (BIT MIS) Degree
There is a strong global demand for information technology specialists and particularly those with expertise in management information systems. If you have an interest in developing, implementing and managing large-scale information systems in a range of business scenarios, the UOWD's Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT) - Management Information Systems program in UAE will provide you with the knowledge and skills to apply appropriate technologies to achieve commercial advantage.
Spring - January
Summer - June
Autumn - September
The program will teach you the methodologies and tools to harness information technology, from both strategic and operational perspectives, to create business efficiencies. It will enhance your analytical, problem solving, decision-making and critical thinking skills and help you to develop an understanding of key business concepts. As a BIT MIS graduate, you will be able to manage specifications, design and implement systems and select and apply appropriate technologies for the automation of business information.
There is a strong global demand for information technology specialists and particularly for those with expertise in management information systems. Graduate of the Bachelor of Information Technology in Management Information Systems typically enter professions such as:
- Information System Managers
- Computer System Analysts
- Applications Programmers
- Database Administrators
- IT Consultants
- Software Engineers
- Systems Designers
- Systems Programmers
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Accreditation and Recognition
This program is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education - Higher Education Affairs and is fully recognised within the UAE, GCC nations and internationally for further education and employment in the private and public sectors.
In addition, the program is quality assured by UOW, which is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the national regulator of the higher education sector in Australia. UOWD graduates have the opportunity to exchange their UOWD degree for the equivalent UOW Australia degree after completion.
To qualify for award of the degree of Bachelor of Computer Science in Management Information Systems, a candidate shall accrue an aggregate of at least 204 Credit Points (CP) which include 60 cp of General Education, 126 cp of core subjects and 18 cp of Electives
|Subject code||Subject title||Credit points|
|MATH060*||Foundation Mathematics for Business||6 cp|
|MATH223||Mathematics for Information Technology||6 cp|
|ACCY111||Accounting Fundamentals in Society||6 cp|
|ECON100||Economic Essentials for Business||6 cp|
|FIN111||Introductory Business Finance||6 cp|
|CSIT111||Programming Fundamentals||6 cp|
|CSIT113||Problem Solving||6 cp|
|CSIT114||System Analysis||6 cp|
|CSIT115||Data Management & Security||6 cp|
|CSIT121||Object Oriented Design & Programming||6 cp|
|CSIT127||Networks & Communications||6 cp|
|CSIT128||Introduction to Web Technology||6 cp|
|CSIT214||IT Project Management||6 cp|
|CSIT224||Information Systems||6 cp|
|CSIT314||Software Development Methodologies||6 cp|
|ISIT204||Principles of e-Business||6 cp|
|MATH223||Mathematics for IT||6 cp|
|MARK101||Marketing Principles||6 cp|
|MGNT110||Introduction to Management||6 cp|
|MGNT206||Managing Human Resources||6 cp|
|MGNT314||Strategic Management||6 cp|
*Challenge tests are available in MATH060. The tests are held in the first week of the semester and exemption from a subject will be granted on attaining a score of 60% or above.
Student can opt to take 3 electives from CSCI or ISIT or MGNT or MARK at 200 - 300 levels based on the subjects being offered over the semester. Students are advised to consult with their academic advisor with regards to their elective enrolment.
General Education (GED)
|Subject Code||Subject Title||Credit Points|
|English Languages (18cp)|
|GEDA010||Academic Language Skills||6|
|GEDB010||Research Language Skills||6|
|GED 020||Academic Study Skills 2||6|
|Arabic Language (6 cp) - at least one of the below subjects|
|ARA101*||Arabic for Beginners 1A||6|
|ARA102*||Arabic for Elementary level users||6|
|Islamic Studies (6 cp)|
|ARTS317||Muslim Societies Across the Ages||6|
|UAE Studies (12 cp) - at least two of the below subjects|
|GEOG222||Society and Environment: Resources, Challenges, Futures||6|
|IRAE135||UAE and International Relations||6|
|Innovation (6 cp)|
|INE301||Fundamentals of Innovation and Entrepreneurship||6|
*Challenge tests are available in ARA101/ARA102. The tests are held in the first week of the semester and exemption from a subject will be granted on attaining a score of 60% or above.
Dr Hock Chuan Lim
BSc, Philippines Military Academy, MSc, University of New South Wales, Australia, PhD, University of New South Wales, Australia
Prior to joining UOWD, Dr Lim worked as lead instructor in games programming in Canberra, Australia. He served as an instructor for Higher Education in Australia for 10 years and as IT manager and consultant...
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