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Diploma in Information Technology

Diploma Teknologi Maklumat

This programme is designed to prepare students to be gainfully employed in the Information Technology sector. Information Technology refers to the use of computers and telecommunication device for collecting, processing, storing, packaging and circulation of information. Those who opt for career in IT, suppliers of IT equipment and systems, educational and training institutions and other relevant industries.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO 1
    To produce graduates who are knowledgeable, competent, and innovative, which will contribute towards the human capital in information technology related industry.
  • PEO 2
    To produce graduates who have effective leadership and teamwork skills as well as verbal, non-verbal and interpersonal communication skills to support their role in industry.
  • PEO 3
    To produce graduates who are committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement
  • PEO 4
    To produce graduates who practice professionalism with ethics and social responsibility.
  • PEO 5
    To produce graduates who are capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Majors in information technology will be able to:

  • PLO1
    Apply knowledge of IT fundamentals and specialization to defined and applied IT procedures, processes, applications or methodologies.
  • PLO2
    Select and apply appropriate techniques, resources and IT tools, to broadly-defined IT activities, with an understanding of the limitations.
  • PLO3
    Identify, formulate and solve information technology problems using appropriate design techniques to meet specified needs.
  • PLO4
    Communicate, lead and work in a team effectively to achieve desired goals
  • PLO5
    Able to apply and demonstrate good values to the community.
  • PLO6
    Demonstrate professional ethics and responsibilities in their practice.
  • PLO7
    Demonstrate an awareness and understanding of management, business practices, and technopreneurial competencies.
  • PLO8
    Recognize the need for, and have the ability to engage in independent and lifelong learning.

Career Information

Graduates from this field will have excellent opportunities to work as :

  • Programmer
  • Analyst Programmer
  • Computer Operation
  • Service Technician
  • Technical Support
  • Other IT related designations

Semester 1
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Program Design · Computer Architecture
  • Technical Mathematics 1
  • Competency English
  • Third Language 1*
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 (L)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (I)

Semester 2
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Visual Programming
  • Technical Mathematics 2
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Third Language 2*
  • Elective 1 **

Semester 3
  • Object Oriented System Analysis and Design
  • Database Systems · Java Programming
  • Communication English 1
  • Amalan Islam di Malaysia (L-M)
  • Religious Practices in Malaysia (I & L-NM)
  • Elective 2 **

Semester 4
  • PHP Web Programming
  • Data Structure
  • IT Project Management
  • Communication English 2
  • Co-Curriculum*
  • Elective 3 **

Semester 5
  • Software Engineering
  • Mathematics for IT
  • Final Year Project

Semester 6
  • Industrial Training

  • Interface Design
  • ASP.NET Programming
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Operating System Administration
  • Basic Graphic Design

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Programme Status:

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP (R2/481/4/0489) 06/24, MQA A10178

Information Technology

Study Mode:
Full Time

Study Level:

Jan & June

3 years

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