Overview

Information Systems comprises the analysis and organisation of business information through the application of technology. As such it blends core concepts of management, operations and information systems theory with computer science and engineering methods and technologies to manage an organisation's data. Professionals in the Information Systems discipline are primarily concerned with the information that computer systems can provide to aid an enterprise in defining and achieving its goals, and the processes that an enterprise can implement or improve using information technology. Information Systems focuses on the information aspects of information technology.

Qualification in the programme

  • BCom Information Systems
  • Duration: 3 years, full-time

[Qualification 5GVH01 M]

See yearbook for more information

Admission requirements

  • APS of 26
  • Maths level 4 (50% or more)
  • Aditional requirements may apply as per Faculty yearbook/calendar
  • Do not meet the requirements? See below for the extended programme option.

Campus where programme is offered

  • Mafikeng [M]

Career opportunities

  • Business Analyst
  • ERP Specialist
  • Web Content Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Database Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Application Developer
  • IS Security Manager
  • E-Business Manager
  • Application Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Information systems manager
  • IT consultant
  • IT technical support officer
  •  IS/IT Auditor
  • Systems Analyst 

Postgraduate studies

  • BCom Hons in Information Systems
  • MCom in Informatics with Information Systems
  • PhD in Information Systems 

See the Postgraduate page for more information

BCom in Information Sytems Extended Programme

Overview

Information Systems comprises the analysis and organisation of business information through the application of technology. As such it blends core concepts of management, operations and information systems theory with computer science and engineering methods and technologies to manage an organisation's data. Professionals in the Information Systems discipline are primarily concerned with the information that computer systems can provide to aid an enterprise in defining and achieving its goals, and the processes that an enterprise can implement or improve using information technology. Information Systems focuses on the information aspects of information technology.

Qualification in the programme

  • Bcom in Informations Systems
  • Duration: 4 years, Full-time

[Qualification 5XVH01 M]

See yearbook for more information

Admission requirements

  • APS of 20
  • Maths level 3 (40% or more)
  • Additional requirements may apply as per Faculty yearbook/calendar

Campus where programme is offered

  • Mafikeng [M]

Career opportunities

  • Business Analyst
  • ERP Specialist
  • Web Content Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Database Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Application Developer
  • IS Security Manager
  • E-Business Manager
  • Application Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Information systems manager
  • IT consultant
  • IT technical support officer
  •  IS/IT Auditor
  • Systems Analyst 

Postgraduate studies

  • BCom Hons in Information Systems
  • MCom in Informatics with Information Systems
  • PhD in Information Systems 

See the Postgraduate page for more information