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Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)

Programme Overview
(R/482/6/0147) (8/26) (MQA/FA4245)

Get ready for a career in the exciting, fast-changing world of computing. Learning about computer-based systems can open a lot of different career doors. Our information technology course combines theoretical knowledge with practical experiments to prepare you for today’s rapidly evolving working world.

The syllabus provides a comprehensive overview of all areas of IT, allowing you to keep your career options open and explore a wide range of in-demand topics. You can look forward to securing a key role in the IT support sector, IT project development and anywhere else that requires advanced skills in technology. Stand out from the competition with the opportunity to study Oracle Foundations Associate certifications from the Oracle Academy.

Direct Industry Exposure & Partnerships with:
  • Matriculation/Foundation CGPA 2.00 out of 4.00 AND credit in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent
  • STPM Grade C (GP 2.0) in any 2 subjects AND credit in Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent
  • Diploma in Computer Science OR Software Engineering OR Information Technology OR Information Systems or equivalent with CGPA 2.50 out of 4.00 AND a credit in Mathematics at SPM Level or its equivalent. Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 but above 2.00 with a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent may be admitted subject to a rigorous internal assessment process
  • Any Diploma in science and technology or business studies with CGPA 2.50 out of 4.00 AND a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent, may be admitted subject to a rigorous internal assessment process

  • The credit requirement at SPM level can be waived should the grades obtained at the STPM/STAM/Diploma/Matriculation/Foundation level are equivalent/higher

    English language competency requirements for international students:
  • International students are required to achieve a minimum score of 5.0 in IELTS OR Band 3 in MUET OR 500 in TOEFL OR its equivalent
  • English language requirements can be waived if the international student EITHER comes from a country that uses English as the official language OR the entry qualification uses English as the medium of instruction
Year 1
  • Programming Concepts
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Computer Systems
  • Principles of Entrepreneurship
  • Professional Ethical and Legal Aspects of Computing
  • Multimedia Technology and Application
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Information Technology & Information Systems
  • Data Communication and Networking
  • Discrete Structure 
  • Information Security
  • Principles of Management
  • Communicative Malay 2 (International Students)
  • English for Research Writing
  • Appreciation of Ethics and Civilisation
  • Philosophy and Current Issues (Malaysian Students)
Year 2
  • Database Systems
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Web Technology 
  • English for Occupational Purposes
  • IT Project Management 
  • Distributed Cloud Computing 
  • Management Information Systems
  • Project 1 
  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design  
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Strategic IT
  • Mobile Computing
  • Co-Curricular
  • English for Professional Communication
Year 3
  • Malaysian Studies 3 (International Students)
  • Big Data Technologies
  • Data Mining and Visualisation
  • Project 2
  • System Administration and Maintenance
  • E-Commerce
  • Industrial Training
Optional cross-discipline electives: 
  • Entrepreneur Leadership
  • Social Media
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.
Malaysian Students
Single Award: RM 50,470
International Students
Single Award:  RM 60,170
  • Software Developer
  • Information Technology Consultant
  • Computer Forensic Analyst
  • Computer Network Architect
  • Information Technology Business Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Database Administrator
  • Multimedia Developer

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