Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours)
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The Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) programme is designed to develop highly skilled graduates with in-depth knowledge of computing technologies and processes. Graduates will be equipped with both theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience using real-world problems. Students will also be exposed to the latest trends and developments in the world of computing.

The swift developments in computer technology have resulted in ongoing demand for computer science graduates. Our degree in computer science prepares one as a professional, capable of applying the principles of computing, latest technological advancements, and strong analytical & critical thinking skills to solve real time problems. Students leave industry ready, and ready to make an impact in the competitive digital world.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Malaysian Students
  • STPM science stream, Grade C (GP 2.00) in any one (1) Mathematics subject and any one (1) Science/ICT subject
  • Diploma CGPA of 2.50 in Computer Science/ Software Engineering/ Information Technology/ Information Systems or equivalent OR diploma in science and technology
  • STAM Jayyid, and credits in any one (1) Mathematics subject and any one (1) Science/ICT subject
  • UEC Grade B in five (5) subjects including any one (1) Mathematics subject and any one (1) Science/ICT subject
  • Foundation/ Matriculation CGPA of 2.00 AND minimum credits in the following subject at SPM level or equivalent:
    i. Additional Mathematics; OR
    ii. Mathematics and any one (1) science or technology or engineering
  • A-LEVEL Pass with Grade D in two subjects with minimum Credit in Additional Mathematics at O-Level
  • Australian Matriculation ATAR 65
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB) 24 points across six subjects including Mathematics
NOTES
Specific requirements at SPM level can be waived should the grades obtained at the STPM / STAM / Diploma / Matriculation / Foundation are equivalent or higher.
International Students
  • A Level with 2 Principal passes or equivalent, recognised by Malaysian Government or fulfil any other entry requirements that are recognised by the University Senate; AND
  • Minimum Credit in Additional Mathematics in O Level; AND
  • IELTS Band 5.0/ TOEFL 500
English Competency Requirements
All international students are bound to the English Competency requirement set by the University and the Malaysian Qualification Agency except those who are:
  • From countries where English is the official language; OR
  • From an academic institution which uses English as its main medium of instruction.
UWTSD Requirements (if you spend a semester abroad)
  • IELTS Band 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 for each component
PROGRAMME MODULES
    • Programming Concepts
    • Digital Computer Fundamentals
    • Introduction to Statistics
    • System Analysis and Design
    • Object Oriented Programming
    • Discrete Structure
    • Data Structures
    • English for Professional Communication
    • Proficiency Skills in English
    • English for Occupational Purposes
    • Hubungan Etnik (Malaysian Student)
    • Communicative Malay 2 (International Student)
    • Co-Curriculum 1
    • Database Systems
    • Multimedia Technology & Application
    • Software Engineering
    • Data Communication and Networking
    • Game Theory
    • Software Project Management
    • Professional Ethical and Legal Aspects of Computing
    • Automata and Theory of Computer Science
    • Object Oriented Analysis and Design
    • Web Technology
    • English for Academic Writing
    • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia
    • Malaysian Studies 3
    • Co-Curriculum 2
    • Graphical User Interface
    • System Software
    • Mobile Computing
    • Advanced Databases
    • Distributed Systems
    • Computer Graphics
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • English for Research Writing
    • Public Speaking Skills
    • Project 1
    • Project 2
    • Industrial Training
ASSESSMENT

Assessments under the Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) are varied, and are either based on; Full coursework (100%) or a combination of coursework (60%) and a final examination (40%). The delivery methods include lectures, tutorials, practical, research projects, seminars, industrial visits etc. Our students are expected to demonstrate their understanding through several forms of assessments, including open/closed book final examinations, practical assessments, quizzes, presentations, class participation, report-writing, mini projects, and research project with project report / viva-voce.

Students are expected to undergo six (6) semesters and one industrial training (minimum of 16 weeks), which amounts to 120 credit hours.

FEES
Malaysian Students

Total fees: RM63,650

International Students

Total fees: RM71,835

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