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OVERVIEW

 

Our Bachelor of Computer Science programme is designed to train students in the foundational science behind computerisation and its practical applications. We provide a comprehensive curriculum that combines scientific principles with practical approaches to equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge in the field of computer science.

 

Throughout this programme, you will delve into various areas of computer science, including algorithms, programming languages, data structures, computer networks, software engineering, artificial intelligence, and more. We aim to provide you with a strong foundation in the fundamental concepts and theories of computer science, while also emphasising the practical aspects of applying this knowledge in real-world scenarios.

School
Computer Science

Intake Month

February, April and September

Study Options

Full time only

Dual Award

University of West England, UK

Overseas Transfer Options

United Kingdom (UK) and Australia

Study Programme

3-year

Triple Track Mode

Conventional or Work-Based Learning or Technopreneurship

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Key Highlights of Bachelor of Computer Science

SPECIALISATION
PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
OVERSEAS TRANSFER OPTIONS
FUTURE CAREERS

At this Bachelor of Computer Science programme, you will have the opportunity to specialise in one of the following areas: Data Science, Cyber Security, Mobile Computing, and Artificial Intelligence. By choosing one of these specialisations, you will gain in-depth knowledge and skills in your chosen area of expertise. Our experienced faculty members, industry collaborations, and cutting-edge resources will support your learning journey and provide you with the necessary tools to excel in your chosen specialisation.

Data Science

Data Science

In the Data Science specialisation, you will delve into the field of data analysis and learn techniques to extract valuable insights from vast amounts of data. You will study data mining, statistical analysis, machine learning, and data visualisation, equipping you with the skills to make data-driven decisions and contribute to the growing field of data science.

 

Modules

  • Statistical inference and Modelling
  • Data Science Principles
  • Data Mining
  • Big Data Technologies
Cyber Security

Cyber Security

If you choose the Cyber Security specialisation, you will explore the critical field of safeguarding digital systems and networks. You will learn about cybersecurity principles, network security, cryptography, and computer crime and digital evidence. With this specialisation, you will be prepared to tackle emerging cyber threats and protect organisations from cyber-attacks.

 

Modules

  • Computer and Network Security
  • Computer Intrusion Detection
  • Computer Crime and Digital Evidence
  • Wireless Networks and Security
Mobile Computing

Mobile Computing

The Mobile Computing specialisation focuses on the development of mobile applications and technologies. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of mobile platforms, user interface design, mobile app development, and mobile data management. This specialisation equips you with the skills to create innovative and user-friendly mobile solutions.

 

Modules

  • Introduction to Mobile Computing
  • Mobile Applications Development
  • Wireless Networks and Security
  • Internet of Things
Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence

In the Artificial Intelligence specialisation, you will dive into the fascinating field of intelligent systems and automation. You will study machine learning algorithms, natural language processing, computer vision, and big data technologies. With this specialisation, you will be at the forefront of developing intelligent systems that can learn, reason, and make decisions.

 

Modules

  • Computer Vision and Natural Language Processing
  • Data Analytics and Machine Learning
  • Cognitive Computing and Applications
  • Big Data Technologies

In the Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) programme, you will have the flexibility to choose between three tracks for the third year. The first option is the Conventional track, which provides valuable industry experience through internships or cooperative education placements. The second option, Work-based learning (WBL), provides hands-on experience with industry partners for a full year, allowing you to apply theoretical knowledge in real-world settings and gain relevant practical skills.

 

The third option is the Technopreneurship track, which emphasises the entrepreneurial aspects of computer science. In this track, you will learn about technology-driven innovation, startup management, and business strategies in the digital era. This option is ideal for those who aspire to be tech entrepreneurs or work in technology startups.

 

Our degree programme is fully compatible with the Taylor's Curriculum Framework, which offers you the flexibility to mix and match study modules. 

Primary Major

Primary Major

This component consists of Common Core subjects, which are common modules across a discipline that provides fundamental knowledge of the discipline.

 

Common Core

  • Database Systems
  • Computer Architecture and Organisation
  • Discrete Structures
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • System Fundamentals
  • Data Structures and Algorithm
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Operating Systems and Computer Networks
  • Software Engineering
  • Theory of Computation
  • Capstone Project (Part 1)
  • Capstone Project (Part 2)
  • Industrial Training

Note: All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.

University Core

University Core

This component aims to develop critical thinking, build up social intelligence and cultivate civic responsibility as well as broaden cultural knowledge. These consist of compulsory and nationally mandated study modules required by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education.

 

  • Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
  • Falsafah dan Isu Semasa
  • Emotional Intelligence in Action
  • Kursus Integriti Dan Antirasuah (Integrity And Anti-Corruption)
  • Social Innovation Project

Note:

  1. Students are requested to take Bahasa Kebangsaan A if they do not obtain a Credit for Bahasa Malaysia in SPM.
  2. All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.
Flexible Education

Flexible Education

The Flexible Education component offers students the flexibility to explore modules in a related or unrelated field, enhancing and complementing their primary major. This component allows students to broaden their knowledge and skills by selecting modules from the same or different schools within the university.

 

Flexible Education can take various forms, including free electives, extensions, minors, or even a second major. These options provide students with the opportunity to delve deeper into a specific area of interest or broaden their understanding by exploring a different field of study.

 

Click here to see a full list of all available Flexible Education Components.

 

You will need to choose one of the packages below.

You will need to select any five (5) of the Free Electives offered by Taylor's University. You can refer to the Flexible Education Guide for the complete list. The free electives offered are subject to availability and you will need to meet the minimum module pre and co-requisite.

You will need to select one of the Minor packages offered by Taylor's University. You can refer to the Flexible Education Guide for the complete list. The minors offered are subject to availability and you will need to meet the minimum module pre and co-requisite.

 

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Minor

 

You will need to select one of the Major packages offered by Taylor's University. You can refer to the Flexible Education Guide for the complete list. The majors offered are subject to availability and you will need to meet the minimum module pre and co-requisite.

Extension

Extension

For those that selected Data Science or Artificial Science as Specialisation, you will need to choose one (1) of the below Extension packages:

  • Mobile Computing
  • Cyber Security
  • Internet Technologies

 

For those that selected Cyber Security or Mobile Computing as Specialisation, you will need to choose one (1) of the below Extension packages:

  • Data Science

 

Note: Student must choose an Extension package that is different from their chosen specialisation. 

Are you ready to take the next step in your academic journey? Our programme offers an exciting opportunity for individuals passionate about the field of Computer Science. To ensure a smooth admission process, please take note of our entry requirements listed below.

Prerequisites

Prerequisites

SPM / O-Level with Pre-U / Foundation

Pass SPM / O-Level or equivalent with 5 credits (including Additional Mathematics) for entry with Pre-University / Foundation qualification (Except for UEC)

SPM / O-Level with Diploma

Pass SPM / O-Level or equivalent with 3 credits (including Additional Mathematics) for entry with Diploma / Pre-University qualification

Note: All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.

Entry Pathway

Entry Pathway

Foundation

Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

 

Diploma in Information Technology (DIT)

Pass with min. CGPA 2.50

 

Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)

Min. Grade C in at least 2 subjects

 

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)

Pass with minimum 5Bs, including Mathematics or Advanced Mathematics or Adv. Mathematics 1 or 2

 

A Levels

Pass with min. EE

South Australian Matriculation (SAM) / SACE International

Min. ATAR 55

 

Canadian Pre-University (CPU)

Min. average of 50% in 6 subjects

 

International Baccalaureate (IB)

Min. 24 points in 6 subjects

 

Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY)

Overall 50%

 

Other Qualifications

Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis

Notes

  1. Candidates without a pass in Mathematics and English at SPM level or its equivalent may be admitted if the STPM / Matriculation / Foundation / Diploma programme contains subjects in Mathematics and English that are equivalent and achieved higher at SPM level.
  2. All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.
English Requirements

English Requirements

IELTS, TOEFL, MUET, UEC English

Pass English

 

Taylor's EET

Overall Score 5.0

Taylor's IEN

Level 2- Grade C

 

Pre-U / Diploma

Completed Pre-U / Diploma that was conducted in English

Note: All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.

We offer the option of completing your computer science Malaysia degree programme with our established Australia and UK partner university.

Australia 🇦🇺

Queensland University of Technology

Queensland University of Technology

  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Science)  | 1 + 2 years
University of South Australia

University of South Australia

  • Bachelor of Information Technology | 1 + 2 years
  • Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) | 1 + 3 years
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Software Development) | 1 + 2 years
The University of Queensland

The University of Queensland

  • Bachelor of Information Technology | 2 + 1.5 years
  • Bachelor of Computer Science | 2 + 1.5 years
University of Technology Sydney

University of Technology Sydney

University of Western Australia

University of Western Australia

  • Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) | 1 + 2 years
  • Bachelor of Science (Computer Science & Cybersecurity) | 1 + 2 years

UNITED KINGDOM 🇬🇧

University of Essex

University of Essex

  • Bachelor of Science Computer Games | 1 + 2 years, 2 + 1 years
  • Bachelor of Science Computer Science | 1 + 2 years, 2 + 1 years
  • Bachelor of Engineering Computer Networks | 1 + 2 years, 2 + 1 years
  • Bachelor of Engineering Robotic Engineering  | 1 + 2 years, 2 + 1 years
  • Bachelor of Engineering Mechatronic Systems | 1 + 2 years, 2 + 1 years
  • Bachelor of Engineering Computers with Electronics | 1 + 2 years, 2 + 1 years
  • Bachelor of Engineering Computer Systems Engineering | 1 + 2 years, 2 + 1 years
  • Bachlor of Data Science and Analysis | 1 + 2 years, 2 + 1 years
University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

  • BSc Computer Science | 1 + 2 years
  • MSci Computer Science | 1 + 3 years
  • BSc Artificial Intelligence with Computer Science | 1 + 2 years
  • MSci Artificial Intelligence with Computer Science | 1 + 3 years
University of Leeds

University of Leeds

  • BSc Computer Science | 1 + 2 years
  • MEng Computer Science | 1 + 3 years
University of Dundee

University of Dundee

  • MSc Spatial Planning with Sustainable Urban Design | 3 + 1 years

When you’ve successfully completed this Bachelor of Computer Science programme, you could embark on any of these exciting careers, including:

  • Applications Developer
  • Database Designer
  • E-Business Consultant
  • IT Consultant
  • Network Engineer
  • Programmer
  • Software Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Systems Developer
  • Technical Support Engineer

Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours)

I am Approximate Total Fees
Local Student
MYR 112,694
International Student
USD 29,503

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