|Approval Code||R2/481/4/0572; 01/2025|
|Subject Area||Information Technology|
|Course Duration||2 Years|
|Course Location||Kuala Lumpur|
|Intakes||January, May and September|
The Diploma in Information Technology course is designed for those without any computing knowledge as well as those who wish to pursue careers in computer-based environments, particularly in programming and information systems. This 2-year programme boasts a comprehensive curriculum comprising relevant IT courses that will undoubtedly equip students with general knowledge and skills in IT, programming, databases, multimedia and networks.
Other non-IT courses such as marketing, business communication and problem-solving, among others, have also been implemented in the programme to ensure that students are furnished with transferable skills that will enable them to work efficiently both independently and in teams. The Faculty also partners with key multinational corporations in the industry, enabling students to apply theoretical learning to practical activities through actual projects during their co-operative placements.
At the end of the course, students will be equipped with a range of personal, organisational and professional skills that provide invaluable support as the stepping stone to pursue further studies.
Coursework percentage and written examination percentage. This programme provides students with relevant, interesting, stimulating and practical experience via a variety of teaching and practical techniques. Different dynamic learning processes are employed in the delivery of this programme, such as lectures, tutorials, computer lab work, team-based project, real life system development, presentations, independent projects supervised by supervisors from university lecturers or industry experts. The learning is very much practical oriented.
- Minimum credit in Mathematics at SPM level; or
- Minimum pass in ‘Program Pengukuhan Matematik’
Note / Legend:
Discretion is given to the Head of School to deal with applicants who have results borderline to the Academic Requirements.
O-Level – 'A' to 'C'
UEC Credit – 'A1' to 'B6'
'A' Levels principal – 'A' to 'E'
Information technology is undeniably vital in this rapid-paced era, thus opening the door of opportunities to varied career paths in local and overseas sectors for our graduates. Positions obtained by our graduates include the following:
- Computer Programmers
- Analyst Programmers
- Database Administrators
- Web Programmers
- Software Test Engineers
- IT Sales Executives
- IT Support Executives
- Network Support Executives
- Computer Technicians
- E-commerce Specialists
- Object-Oriented Modelling (Diploma)
- Computer Ethics (Diploma)
- Basic and Practices of Marketing
- Business Programming
- Multimedia Programming (Diploma)
- Business Communication for Diploma
- User Interface Design
- Managing and Implementing Business Project
- Quantitative Techniques
- Operating Systems & Networks (Diploma)
- Wireless and Mobile Technologies (Diploma)
- Creative Problem Solving (Diploma)
- Business Law – Malaysian Perspective (MPU-U3)
- Extracurricular Learning Experience 2 (MPU-U4)
- Co-operative Placement 2
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