The School of Information Systems offers undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications that focus on electronic environments, the design of information systems, and the application of computer technology in business. We also offer highly specialised courses in logistics and supply chain management, a growing field in which skilled professionals are sought after worldwide.
We are the only information systems school in Western Australia to offer these undergraduate courses as part of a firmly business-focused degree. Our school boasts experienced staff, industry-connected courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and the latest standard equipment and application software. As a result, we’re well equipped to provide you with the blend of technical and business knowledge you’ll need to hold key industry positions and progress towards senior roles in the field.
A degree in information systems and information technology can serve as an entry point into a growing range of career paths. IT skills are sought after globally in what has become a desired and mobile industry in which to work. As the international business sector grows and the need for efficient product distribution increases, experts in logistics and supply chain management are also increasingly in demand.
Giving you a global scope for employment, our degrees are recognised by Australian industry bodies, as well as being recognised internationally. We are committed to pursuing strategic partnerships with industry, government and community, working with an advisory board comprised of high profile industry representatives to provide valuable input into our courses. This helps you complete a qualification that’s current and in demand.
The School of Information Systems has a wide variety of research interests. Highly regarded in the field, our staff and doctoral students are regularly published in professional and academic journals, books and textbooks.
As a student with the School of Information Systems, you’ll benefit from our close links with industry and strong emphasis on keeping up-to-date with the newest developments.
Through our connections with leading industry bodies and organisations, a number of our courses incorporate professional placements and internships. Undertaking practical projects for real-world clients, you’ll have opportunities to actively engage with industry throughout the curriculum, meaning you’ll be career-ready upon graduation.
Comprised of representatives from major employer groups, our advisory board further strengthens our close links with industry. Helping to keep us informed of the latest advancements in government and industry, our courses are regularly revised and updated to reflect these developments and professional insights.
As a result of our industry-connected approach to learning, our courses enjoy professional recognition by some of Australia’s most prominent industry bodies. These include: