BACHELOR OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (HONS) (INTERNET TECHNOLOGIES)

KPT/JPS ( N/481/6/0280 ) ( MQA/PA 2538 ) 04 / 18
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Information Technology (UWE, UK)
 
INTAKES : MARCH, AUGUST
 
Our Internet Technologies degree programme provides students with the combination of theories and hands-on practice to manage an organisation’s information technology infrastructure and meet users’ needs.

Students will learn how to develop Internet applications, harness e-commerce technologies, support information retrieval, and configure networks and databases. The Bachelor of Information Technology programme will provide students with a firm foundation in computer science and internet technology, while equipping them with relevant competencies in project management, problem solving and teamwork. Upon completion of the programme, students will be able to provide solutions for computing-related challenges faced by various organisations.
 
3-YEAR PROGRAMME

Specialised Skills in Internet Technology
  • Specialised skills in design, development, application, implementation, and management of computer based information systems, with modules like Internet Fundamentals, Web Scripting and Web Database Applications.
  • Knowledge of computing systems and Internet-based technologies to efficiently retrieve, store, process, share and manage data, for usage in communication and business.

Learning From Experts
  • Valuable industry exposure and hands-on practices via module adoption, expert talks, guest lecturers and project based module from experts such as Google Malaysia, MIMOS and Basis Bay.

Industry Engagement
  • Opportunity to work on real-world problems identified by the industry for assignments, projects or as a Final Year Project under the guidance of the industry members.
  • Mentorship from industry experts in developing commercial applications, tools and/or services.

Integrated Professional Certification
  • Option to take-up industry professional certification such as International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) as a Certified Tester, Malaysian Software Testing Board (MSTB) as a Certified Professional in Requirements Engineering, Oracle Database SQL Expert exam as an Oracle Database SQL exam as an Oracle Database SQL Certified Expert, Google Web Academy Online Professional and SAP Professional Training, thus qualifying students sit for these exams.

Business and Management Exposure
  • Exposure to business management modules through Technopreneurship, E-Commerce, Introduction to Management, Introduction to Accounting and Organisational Behavior.

Dynamic Internship Programme
  • 12-week internship exposes students to the real working environment and provides in-depth knowledge in the field of computing.

Dual Award
  • Students will receive equal recognition and certification from both Taylor’s University and the University of the West of England (UWE), UK.
 
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PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
 
YEAR 1
Semester 1
  • Computer Systems
  • Systems Analysis & Design
  • Mathematics for Computing I
  • MPU (U1)*
  • Elective I
Semester 2
  • Communication Practice for IT Professionals
  • Web Systems and Technologies
  • Fundamentals of Software Engineering
  • Internet Fundamentals
  • MPU (U1)*
 
YEAR 2
Semester 3
  • Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming
  • Fundamentals of Database Systems
  • Fundamentals of Data Communications
  • E-Commerce
  • MPU (U2)*
  • MPU (U3)*
Semester 4
  • Operating Systems
  • Web Database Applications
  • Object-Oriented Programming using Java
  • MPU (U4)*
  • Elective II
  • Elective III
 
YEAR 3
Semester 5
  • Final Year Project
  • Enterprise Computing
  • Mobile Applications Development
  • Multimedia Systems
  • Technopreneurship
  • Professional Computing Practice
Semester 6
Industrial Training

Semester 7
  • Final Year Project
  • Windows Applications using .NET Technologies
  • Web Applications using .NET Technologies
  • XML Technologies
  • Elective IV
 
 
Electives
  • C Programming
  • Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Computer Crime & Digital Evidence
  • Object-Oriented Programming using C++
  • Online Presence Management
 
Career Options
  • Analyst Programmer
  • Client / Server Specialist
  • Information Technology Officer
  • IT Consultant
  • Network Administrator
  • Network Consultant
  • Programmer
  • System Analyst
  • System Software Programmer
  • Technology Manager
  • Web Designer
  • Web Developer
 
NOTE:
* The Ministry of Education (MOE) requires all students to take Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU) (i.e. General Studies) which is categorised under U1, U2, U3 and U4 within the duration of their studies. U1 modules are prescribed by MOE whereas U2, U3 and U4 modules are from a list of University Core Modules (UCM) prescribed as per the Programme Guide.
 
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