PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

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The Diploma of Information Technology kindles the knowledge of the students in the field of information technology. Information Technology (IT) graduates play an important role in the future development of a sustainable environment. The students, they are train to have high skill sets of logical thinking and critical analysis, enabling them to think and react professionally and are ready for any future challenges.

The Diploma of Information Technology is a 2.5-year programme, designed in consultation with a panel of experts and approved by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). The programme is design uniquely to meet the industry requirement. Students are exposed to the necessary knowledge and industry application technological skills which very useful for employment upon graduation.

Upon completion of 7 semester studies, the student will proceed to the industrial training in end of semester 1, Year 3. At the end of the training the students are required to submit a report while the industries are required to evaluate and report on the students’ job performance. The industrial training is necessary to meet the requirements of the accreditation by MQA. Students are exposed to real work environment experience gain knowledge in writing report in technical works/projects. This programme not only prepares students with advanced theoretical and practical skills but also exposes them to plan and manage a project strategically.



Programme Structure

SUBJECT SUBJECT CODE
Y1S1 Fundamentals of Computer DIT 1014
Computer Architecture & Organization DIT 1023
Fundamental of Algorithm Development DIT 1033
Discrete Mathematics DIT 1043
Pengajian Malaysia / Bahasa Melayu Kommunikasi MPU 2163/MPU 2133
Y1S2 Database Management System DIT 1054
Data Structures & Algorithms DIT 1064
Human Computer Interaction DIT 1083
Mathematics for Computations DIT 1093
Entrepreneurship MPU 3243
Y1S3 Programming Language DIT 1074
Data Communication & Networks DIT 2143
Y2S1 Java Programming DIT 2194
Introduction to Web Development DIT 2154
Elective I DIT XXXX
Elective II DIT XXXX
Family Structure MPU 2332
Y2S2 Multimedia Technology I DIT 2124
Software Project Management DIT 2133
Elective III DIT XXXX
Elective IV DIT XXXX
Community Services MPU 2413
Y2S3 Multimedia Technology II DIT 2164
Fundamentals of Computer Graphics DIT2203
Y3S1 Industrial Training DIT 2180
Y3S2 Information Systems DIT 1113
Operating Systems DIT 1013
Introduction to Computer Security DIT 2403
Web Programming DIT 2183
Mobile Computing DIT 2303
Fundamental of Artificial Intelligence DIT 2173

Entry Requirement

Although admission to the programme requires no prior knowledge in Information Technology, applicants must normally have at least one of the following:
  • SPM
    Pass with minimum credits in 3 subjects including Mathematics
  • UEC
    Pass with minimum grade B in 3 subjects including Mathematics
  • O-Level
    Pass with minimum grade C in 3 subjects including Mathematics
  • CERTIFICATE
    Pass Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) with minimum Level 3 in related field; and pass SPM with at least credit in Mathematics
  • STPM
    Pass with minimum Grade C (CGPA 2.0) in 1 subject; and credit in Mathematics at the SPM level
  • OTHER
    Recognised Malaysian qualifications or their equivalent

Career Opportunities

  • Computer Analysts’ Assistant

  • Computer Network Assistant

  • Computer Support Assistant

  • Database Administrator

  • IT Sales Assistant

  • IT Helpdesk Assistant

  • Information Technology Assistant

  • Junior Java Developer

  • Junior Web Developer

  • Junior Software Developer

  • Telecommunications Technician

Advantages

High Quality
Curriculum
Academic Best teaching in private universities equipped with Up-to-date software and facilities and equipment.
Industry Linkages
A curriculum design based on the latest requirement to bridge industry linkages and strong collaborations with multicompanies in the industry.
Affordable Fees
Affordable and education loans are available for students who seek additional financial assistance.
Flexible Enrolment Dates
Students are able to enrol throughout the year, based on innovative continuous enrolment structure, so that students can start their academic journey whenever they are ready.