The Department of Foundation and Diploma Studies (CCI-FDS) offers Foundation in Computer Science (FCS), Foundation in Information Technology (FIT) and Diploma in Computer Science (DCS) programmes. The department is equipped with sufficient computers and physics laboratories. All the laboratories are air-conditioned and equipped with the state-of-the-art equipment. Laboratory classes are conducted either by lecturers themselves or tutors, who are closely supervised by the lecturers.
The Foundation in Computer Science will equip the students with the necessary knowledge and skills to enable them to successfully pursue their respective degree programmes. Among the subjects to be undertaken by foundation students are Introduction to Computing, Personal Productivity with Technology, Critical Thinking, Fundamental of Data & Information and other relevant subjects. Students will also be exposed to various out-of-class activities.
Students successfully completed their Foundation in Computer Science programme will be able to enter into Bachelor of Computer Science programmes.
50 credit hours of subjects are being taught in three semesters. This Foundation in Computer Science programme can be completed in 1 year.
For Malaysian Students:
Year 1: Semester 1
Year 1: Semester 2
Year 1: Special Semester
Subject marked (*) is required for Malaysian students only.