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Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons)

JPT/BPP(R/481/6/0479)11/19


Introduction 

 

This programme provides students with fundamental knowledge and practical skills of computer technologies especially in programming, data science, network and software engineering. Throughout the programme there is also emphasis on how students could blend their technical expertise with management know-how to support business decision-making as well as to communicate effectively in commercial and business environment.

 

In later years of study, students will have the opportunity to major in one of following selected areas:

  • Data Analytics
  • Cyber Security
  • Enterprise Systems
  • Software Quality

 

Programme Educational Objective

  • Information Technology professionals who apply knowledge, understanding and technical skills of Information Technology in providing solutions and services to the industries.
  • IT professionals who integrate values, attitudes, professionalism and social responsibilities in industry practices.
  • IT professionals who alternately adopt the role as leaders and team members and effectively communicate issues and scientific solutions in solving complex IT problems.
  • IT professionals who are job creators rather than job seekers that practice continual career development through lifelong learning and effectively plan, implement, configure and maintain computing infrastructure and resources.

 

Programme Outcomes

To produce well-rounded graduates with the following outcomes:

  • Apply the fundamental knowledge of information technology, mathematics, computing, and management science to solve issues in the industry and society.
  • Construct IT tools and techniques leading to innovative and smart computing solutions.
  • Demonstrate social skills and responsibility for the well-being of society.
  • Balance and uphold positive values, ethics and accountability in societal and professional engagement.
  • Demonstrate effective communication and taking alternate as a leader and as a member of a diverse.
  • Provide effective solutions to IT issues and problems utilizing scientific computing approaches.
  • Manage information technology and demonstrate lifelong learning skills.
  • Demonstrate business acumen and technopreneurship.


Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate with the Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours), students are required to obtain a minimum of 123 credit hours and a minimum CGPA of 2.00/4.00.

 

​Summary of ​​Courses Re​quired for Graduation
Course Group (G) Number of Credit Hours
NR    -   National Requirement 10
UR    -   University Requirement 14
CT     -   Core  Technology 37
CD     -   Core Discipline 18
CI      -   Core Industrial Internship 14
P       -   Project 6
CSp   -  Core Specialisation 9
EM    – Minor Electives 15
TOTAL 123

   

Programme Curriculum Structure: Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)

 

​​SEME​STER 1 ​ ​ ​ ​​SEMESTER 2 ​ ​ ​ ​​SEMESTER 3 ​ ​
Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G

MPU3122

MPU3142

TITAS (Local)          

BM Komunikasi 2 (International)

2 NR

MPU3112



MPU3172

Hubungan Etnik (Local)          

Malaysian Studies 3 (International)

2 NR MPU 2 One (1) MPU2 Course 2 NR
PEB1012 Introduction to Oil & Gas Industry and Sustainable Development 2 UR CEB1032 Health, Safety and Environment 2 CT LEB1042 Academic Writing 2 UR
TEB1013 Structured Programming 3 CT TEB1043 Object-Oriented Programming 3 CT KXXxxx1 Co- Curriculum I 1 UR
TEB1024 Computer Systems 4 CT TEB1053 Discrete Mathematics 3 CD TEB1093 Statistics and Empirical Method 3 CT
TEB1033 Systems Analysis and Design 3 CT TEB1063 Data Communication and Network 3 CD TEB1103 Data & Information Management 3 CT
                TEB1123 Network Management 3 CD
Credit Hours 14   Credit ​Hours 13   Credit Hours 14  
​​​​​​​​​​​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
​​SEMESTER 4 ​ ​ ​ ​​​SEMESTER 5 ​ ​ ​ ​​STUDENT INDUSTRIAL INTERNSHI​P PROGRAMME
Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G
MPU 3 One (1) MPU3 Course 2 NR MPU 4/ HEB1012 Community Engagement Project 2 NR IEB3037 Student Industrial Training (SIT) 7 CI
HEB1023 Scientific Inquiry 3 UR HDB2033 Professional Communication Skills 3 UR        
KXXxxx1 Co- Curriculum II 1 UR TEB2043 Data Science 3 CT        
TEB2014 Software Engineering & HCI 4 CT TEB2063 Wireless Technology 3 CD        
TEB2033 Web & Integrative Programming 3 CT XXXxxx3 Minor Elective I 3 EM        
Credit Hours 13   Credit Hours 14   Credit Hours 7  

 

​​STUDENT INDUSTRIAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME  ​ ​​SEMESTER 6 ​ ​ ​ ​​SEMESTER 7 ​ ​ ​
Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G
IEB3047 Student Industrial Project (SIP) 7 CI GEB2102 Entrepreneurship 2 UR TEB3012 Final Year Project I 2 P
        TEB2083 Technopreneurship Team Project 3 CT XXXxxx3 Minor Elective III 3  EM
        TEB2093 Computer Security 3 CT XXXxxx3 Minor Elective IV 3 EM
        TEB2113 Network Programming 3 CD TEB3xx3 Major I 3 CSp
        XXXxxx3 Minor Elective II 3 EM TEB3xx3 Major II 3 CSp
Credit Hours 7   Credit Hours 14   Credit Hours 14  
​​​​​​​​​​​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
​​SEMESTER 8 ​ ​ ​ ​​​​​​    ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
Code Courses Cr G ​​​​​​                ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
TEB3024 Final Year Project II 4 P ​​​​​​                ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
XXXxxx3 Minor Elective V 3 EM ​​​​​​                ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
TEB3xx3 Major III 3 CSp ​​​​​​                ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
TEB3033 Distributed and Parallel Computing 3 CD ​​​​​​                ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
Credit Hours 13   ​​​​​​​         ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
​​​​​​​​​​​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
​​​​​​​​​​​Total Credit Ho​urs : 123 ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​

  

 

Core Specialisation (CSp) Course

Choose any of the following sets of Major Elective's areas (set A, B, C or D) for Major Elective I, II, III.

 

​​​A. Data Analy​tics ​ ​ ​ ​
No​ Code Course Name Cr G
1 TEB3113 Big Data Analytics 3 CSp
2 TEB3123 Machine Learning 3 CSp
3 TEB3133 Data Visualization 3 CSp

 

​​​B. Cyber Security ​ ​ ​ ​
No Code Course Name Cr G
1 TEB3213 Computer Forensic 3 CSp
2 TEB3223 Information Assurance 3 CSp
3 TEB3233 Computer Ethics and Cyber Law 3 CSp

 

​​​C. Enterprise Systems ​ ​ ​ ​
No Code Course Name Cr G
1 TEB3313 Business Intelligence 3 CSp
2 TEB3323 Enterprise System Development 3 CSp
3 TEB3333 IT Audit & Risk Management 3 CSp

 

​​​​D. Software Quality ​ ​ ​ ​
No Code Course Name Cr G
1 TEB3413 Software Requirement Engineering 3 CSp
2 TEB3423 Software Design and Architecture 3 CSp
3 TEB3433 Software Testing & Quality Assurance 3 CSp

  

 

Minor Electives (EM) Courses


Choose any of the following sets of Minor Elective's areas (set A, B or C) for Minor Elective I, II, III, IV and V.

 

​​​A.     ​ Corporate Management ​ ​ ​
No Code Courses Cr G
1 GEB1033 Management & Organizational Behaviour 3 EM
2 GEB2043 Principles of Marketing 3 EM
3 GEB3113 Corporate Communication 3 EM
4 GEB3093 Strategic Management 3 EM
5 GEB3073 Human Resource Management (Final Year Only) 3 EM
​Total Credit Hours ​ ​ 15  

 

​​​B.       Financial Management ​ ​ ​
No Code Courses Cr G
1 GEB2053 Principle of Finance 3 EM
2 GEB2013 Business Accounting 3 EM
3 GEB2113 Fundamental of Investment 3 EM
4 GEB3033 Corporate Finance 3 EM
5 GEB3043 International Financial Management 3 EM
​Total Credit Hours ​ ​ 15

 

​​​C.       International Relations ​ ​ ​
No Code Courses Cr G
1 GEB1043 Cross-Cultural Management 3 EM
2 GEB2063 Business Communication 3 EM
3 HEB2163 Global Citizen 3 EM
4 GEB3143 Law and International Business 3 EM
5 GEB1023 Economics 3 EM
​​Total Credit Hours ​ ​ 15  

  

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