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Bachelor of Information Systems (Hons)




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This programme focuses on providing sound knowledge and expertise in enterprise resource planning. systems analysis and design methods, database management systems and business applications with opportunities of taking Field Electives in Data Analytics, Cyber Security, Enterprise Systems and Software Quality. Throughout the programme there is also emphasis on ways to control and manage appropriate software in order to support organisational decision-making and to communicate effectively in commercial and business environment. Students are equipped with relevant information systems concepts and tools to take on the challenges of the global business scenario via the minor electives offered – corporate management, financial management or international relations.


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

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


Programme Educational Objective

  • Professionals who apply knowledge of Information Systems (IS) and emerging technologies to provide solutions and services to various industries and the society.
  • Professionals who integrate values, attitudes, professionalism and social responsibilities in IS practices.
  • Professionals who adapt the role as leaders by effectively communicating and collaborating with peers to develop scientific solution to solve complex IS issues and problems.
  • Professionals who practice continual career development and entrepreneurial skills through lifelong learning and innovative management of emerging global information systems and resources.


Programme Outcomes 

To produce well-rounded graduates with the following outcomes:

  • Apply IS knowledge and management sciences to provide business application solutions to the industry and society.
  • Construct IS models and framework by employing best practices to develop business solutions.
  • Demonstrate social skills and responsibilities for the well-being of the society.
  • Demonstrate high ethical values, accountability and professionalism.
  • Demonstrate effective communication and collaboration skills to lead and contribute in diverse teams.
  • Provide practical solutions to IS issues and problems utilizing scientific approach and emerging technologies.
  • Manage information and resources sustainably by demonstrating lifelong learning skills.
  • Practice entrepreneurial and good managerial skills.


Graduation Requirements

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


​Summary of Courses Required for​ Graduation
Course Group (G) Number of Credit Hours
NR    -   National Requirement 10
UR    -   University Requirement 14
CT     -   Core  Technology 20
CD     -   Core Discipline 35
CI      -   Core Industrial Internship 14
P       -   Project 6
FE     -  Field Elective
EM    – Minor Electives 15


Programme Curriculum Structure: Bachelor of Information Systems (Honours)


Semester 1   Semester 2   Semester 3
Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G
MPU3122 TITAS (Local)            2 NR MPU3112 Hubungan Etnik (Local)            2 NR MPU 2 One (1) MPU2 Course 2 NR
MPU3142 BM Komunikasi 2 (International) MPU3172 Malaysian Studies 3 (International) LEB1042 Academic Writing 2 UR
PEB1012 Introduction to Oil & Gas Industry and Sustainable Development 2 UR CEB1032 Health, Safety and Environment 2 CT KXXxxx1 Co- Curriculum I 1 UR
TEB1013 Structured Programming 3 CT TEB1184 Information Technology Infrastructure 4 CD TEB1093 Statistics and Empirical Method 3 CD
TEB1103 Data and Information Management 3 CD TEB1073 Enterprise Resource Planning 3 CD TEB1033 System Analysis and Design 3 CD
TEB1153 Fundamental of IS 3 CD TEB1083 Enterprise Architecture 3 CD TEB1213 Knowledge Discovery 3 CD
Credit Hour: 13 Credit Hour: 14 Credit Hour: 14

Semester 4
  Semester 5   Student Industrial Internship Program
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 TEB2164 Introduction to Data Science 4 CT        
TEB2123 Advanced Database 3 CT TEB3043 IS Strategy and Planning 3 CD        
TEB2153 Web Application and Development 3 CT XXXxxx3 Minor Elective I 3 EM        
Credit Hour: 12 Credit Hour: 15 Credit Hour: 7

Student Industrial Internship Program
  Semester 6   Semester 7
Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G Code Courses Cr G
IEB3047 Student Industrial Project (SIP) 7
CI GEB2102 Entrepreneur-ship 2 UR TEB3012 Final Year Project I 2 P
        TEB2083 Technopreneur-ship Team Project 3 CT XXXxxx3 Minor Elective III 3  EM
        TEB2213 Introduction to Cyber Security 3 CT TEB2073 IS project management 3 CD
        TEB3313 Business Intelligence 3 CD TEB3xx3 Field Elective I 3 FE
        XXXxxx3 Minor Elective II 3 EM TEB3xx3 Field Elective II 3 FE
Credit Hour: 7 Credit Hour: 14 Credit Hour: 14

Semester 8
Code Courses Cr G
TEB3024 Final Year Project II 4 P
TEB3xx3 Field Elective III 3 FE
XXXxxx3 Minor Elective IV 3 EM
XXXxxx3 Minor Elective V 3 EM
Credit Hour: 13

​​​​​​​​​​​Total Credit Hours : 123 ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​

Field Elective (FE) Courses

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

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


​​​B. Cyber Security ​ ​ ​
No Code Course Name Cr G
1 TEB3213 Computer Forensic 3
2 TEB3233 Computer Ethics and Cyber Law 3 FE
3 TEB3243 Information Security Management
3 FE


​​​C. Enterprise Systems ​ ​ ​
No Code Course Name Cr G
1 TEB3323
Enterprise System Development 3 FE
2 TEB3333
IT Audit & Risk Management
3 FE
3 TEB3343 Enterprise Data Management and Analysis
3 FE


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



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
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  


​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Last updated on 11 September 2020