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Diploma in Information Technology

Diploma in Information Technology

Programme Information

Qualification

Diploma

Duration

2 Years 4 months

Intake

January, May, September

Tuition Fee

RM 38090

Overseas Program

Available

Location

Penang

Overview

The purpose of the Diploma in Information Technology is to equip students with the necessary skills to find employment as computer practitioners. It is appropriate to the work in the fields of programming, web programming, systems analysis and design, and operations. Together with the four professional certifications is a value added to a wide range of advanced professional and higher educational courses.

Entry Requirements

Academic Qualification

  • SPM / GCE O Level: Min. 3 Credits including Mathematics
  • STPM: 1 Principal Pass and a Credit in Mathematics at SPM level
  • UEC: Min. 3 Credits including a Credit in Mathematics
  • Certificate in computer related studies: Pass with min. CGPA of 2.00
  • Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM): Pass Level 3 and a Credit in Mathematics at SPM Level

English Requirement

  • Local Student: Pass (English at SPM level or equivalent)
  • International Student: Band 4.0 in IELTS; or a min score of 30 (IBT) or 397 (PBT) in TOEFL; or Cambridge English CAE  & CPE (from 2015) (140); or PTE Academic (36)

Notes

  • If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at UOW Malaysia KDU.

Course Outline

Core

YEAR 1

  • Cloud Computing
  • Writing and Referencing
  • Computing Mathematics
  • User Interface Design
  • Object Oriented Systems Analysis and Design
  • Data Structures & Algorithms
  • VB Programming
  • Database Systems
  • Multimedia Authoring
  • Networking and Operating Systems
  • Fundamentals of Object Oriented Programming

YEAR 2

  • Internet Technology and Application
  • Java Programming
  • Creative Programming
  • System Administration and Management
  • Fundamentals of Security in Ethical Hacking
  • Mobile Technology
  • Internship

YEAR 3

  • Technopreneurship
  • Project

MPU

  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Personal Development Skills
  • Society and Development in Malaysia
  • Teamwork and Community
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*

Notes

Bahasa Kebangsaan A is compulsory for all Malaysian students

  • without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia.
  • without SPM Bahasa Malaysia (applicable to students from UEC, O Level, or other equivalent programs)

Programme Information

Qualification

Diploma

Duration

2 Years 4 months

Intake

January, May, September

Tuition Fee

RM 38090

Overseas Program

Available

Location

Penang