Bachelor in Information Systems (Data Analytics) (Honours)(N/0611/6/0040) (10/28) (MQA/PA/16680)

Programme Overview:

Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems with a focus on Data Analytics can open up various career prospects in the rapidly growing field of information technology and information systems. They will also learn how to manage various information systems so that they best serve the needs of organizations and particular industries.

CoursesMinimum Entry RequirementsCareer OpportunityKey Highlights

Programme Outline

Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
Computer System Machine Learning Text Analytics
Foundation in Information Systems Programming for Data Science Enterprise Resource Planning
Programming Principles Data Engineering Data Visualization
Discrete Mathematics Software Engineering Electronic Commerce
Computer Networks Business Analytics Enterprise Architecture
Statistics for Application Introduction to Data Science Digital Marketing
Database System Big Data Analytics Project II
Systems Analysis and Design Web Analytics Industrial Training
5 Free modules* Data Modeling 1 Free module*
4 MPU modules** IS Project Management
Information Systems Strategic Management
Data Structure and Algorithm
Project I
2 MPU Modules**

*University Papers:
English for Specific Academic Purposes, English for Professional Purposes.

**MPU Modules (Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU) subjects):
Bahasa Kebangsaan A*, Critical Thinking, Introduction to Entrepreneur, Introduction to Communication, General Psychology, Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban (PEP)(Local Student), Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International Student), Kursus Integriti dan Anti Rasuah (KIAR), Falsafah dan Isu Semasa (FIS) (Local Student) / (International Student), U4 Activities.

*Candidates with no credit in Bahasa Malaysia at SPM level, is compulsory to register for Bahasa Kebangsaan A. Others may take Critical Thinking or Introduction to Communication.

Minimum Entry Requirements

STPM/STAM or equivalent A pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) with a minimum Grade C (GP 2.0) in any 2 subjects and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent
Foundation in Science/Foundation in Arts/Foundation/ Matriculation A pass in Matriculation or Foundation studies with minimum CGPA of 2.0 and a credit in Mathematics at Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) level or its equivalent
Diploma in a related field A Diploma in Computer Science OR Software Engineering OR Information Technology OR Information Systems or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent
Any other Diploma in Science and Technology or Business Studies Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 may be admitted, subject to a rigorous internal assessment process and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent
Other qualifications Will be assessed and referred for approval on case-by-case basis

Career Opportunities

  • Data Analysts
  • Business Intelligence Analysts
  • Data Scientist
  • Database Administrator

Key Highlights

  • Qualified and industrial experienced lecturers
  • Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR 4.0) related courses have been implemented
  • Industry partnership and Networking opportunities
  • Blended learning
  • Integrated curriculum and hands-on learning opportunities