Graduate Certificate of Business Information Systems

Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

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The Graduate Certificate of Business Information Systems covers the use and management of information systems – the foundations required by analysts in this field. It may be a standalone post-graduate qualification or your first step towards a Master Degree.

Four core subjects provide an overview that encourages you to view business information systems and business analysis from different perspectives.

The units are:

  • Professional Issues in IT
  • Business Information Systems
  • Database Analysis and Design
  • Requirements, Analysis and Modelling

The Graduate Certificate is delivered with support from Swinburne’s industry partners, who bring practising professionals and real issues into your academic learning and provide opportunities to apply your new knowledge and skills practically.

The Graduate Certificate can be completed in six months of full-time study.


6 months full-time or equivalent part-time


Hawthorn (Semester 1, Semester 2) - View application and start dates

Study modes

  • Full-time,
  • Part-time

2023 Start Dates

Semester 2 - 31 July 2023

2024 Start Dates

Semester 1 - 26 February 2024
Semester 2 - 29 July 2024