Why study Computer Science?

Data Science is playing a more integral role in our daily lives as more and more companies gather and use data to create new value in business models and customer experiences. This course will ensure that students receive fundamental knowledge in computer science, analytical methods relevant to modern applications which require large-scale data analysis as well as concepts and techniques of data science. It also prepares students to be effective members of the workforce by enhancing their analytical and problem solving skills.

Programme Objectives

The programme should prepare graduates who will:

  • Have knowledge of algorithms, software methods and current programming languages in data science;
  • Have the ability to analyse, design and develop computer applications to solve problems;
  • Have the ability to assist in the development of systematic models; and
  • Have the skills to adhere to standard process-oriented methodologies and procedures for producing high-quality software on time and within a budget.

Professional Accreditation – SAS . USA

sas comp science

Programme Units

Core UnitsSpecialisation in data science
Calculus and AlgebraIntroduction to Big Data Technology
Introduction to ProgrammingIntroduction to Data Science
Fundamental of ComputingData Mining
Discrete MathematicsIntroduction to Artificial Intelligence
Business EnglishData Analytics
Statistics and Numerical AnalysisNatural Language Processing
Database SystemData Visualisation
System Analysis and DesignInternet of Things for Data Science
Object Oriented Programming
Business Communication** MPU Subjects are compulsory for all students
Project and Software Development
Business Information Systems
Community Service Project
Ethics/Legal and Organisational Issues
Final Year Project

What sort of career opportunities will our graduates get?

Graduates can seek various career opportunities at executive levels like business analyst, system analyst, market analyst, business intelligence analyst, operation analyst and statistician in professional firms and organisations.

Entry Requirement for Diploma in Computer Science

  • Pass SPM with 3 credits including Mathematics, or
  • Pass O Level with 3 credits including Mathematics or
  • Pass UEC with 3 credits (grade B) in any subject including Mathematics or
  • Possess SKM level 3 in a related field and a pass in SPM with a minimum of 1 credit in any subject with credit in Mathematics or
  • Pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or its equivalent, with a minimum of Grade C (GPA 2.0) in any subject

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