Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) - CS230

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Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) - CS230

Programme Details

As the world of computing evolves, it brings along the transformation of the process and operation in a workplace. Dynamic knowledge workers are ultimately needed to cope with these changes. The Bachelor of Computer Science program prepares students to become computer scientists competent enough to face such challenges. Students in this program will gain knowledge in scientific concepts and principles of the latest computer technology and software development. The content covers the computer problem solving, operating systems, database, software engineering, computers security, networking as well as Maths and English. These courses, together with extracurricular activities, will shape the mind and body of the students into strong and versatile individuals that are capable to cope with the demanding computing work environment. Many of the courses offered requires the students to work both independently and in a team, thus, preparing them into participating in a real-life working environment. Some industry-based short courses and certification programs are also available to the graduating students at the end of the program. This program is definitely should be your first choice to secure your future in a computing workplace

Entry Requirement

UNIVERSITY GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

1. STPM or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and Garade C+ (GPA 2.33) in Mathematics S/Mathematics T/Further Mathematics T and one (1) other subject excluding General Paper
AND
Passed SPM/its equivalent with credits in Physics/ Chemistry/ Science and pass in English
OR


2. Asasi UiTM/PASUM/Matriculation with minimum CGPA of 2.50 in and at least grade C+ (GPA 2.33) in two (2) subject including Mathematics/Engineering Mathematics and grade C (GPA 2.0) in one (1) other subject.
AND
Passed SPM/its equivalent with credits in Physics/ Chemistry/ Biology/ Additional Science/Science and a pass in English
OR


3. A diploma from Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, UiTM with a minimum CGPA of 2.50
OR


4. A diploma from Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, UiTM with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 and one (1) year of working experience in relevant fileds
OR


5. A relevant diploma from UiTM with a minimum CGPA of 2.50
AND
Passed SPM or its equivalent qualification which is recognize by the Government of Malaysia, with at least credit in Additional Mathematics.
OR


6. A relevant diploma from UiTM with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 and one (1) year of working experience in related fields
AND
Passed SPM or its equivalent qualification which is recognize by the Government of Malaysia, with at least credit in Additional Mathematics.
OR


7. A relevant diploma from other institution which are recognized by the Government of Malaysia, with a minimum CGPA 3.00
AND
Passed SPM/its equivalent with 5 credits including Mathematics, Additional Mathematics and Physics/ Chemistry/ Additional Science/ Science and a pass in English
OR


8. A related diploma from other institution which are recognized by the Government of Malaysia, with a minimum CGPA 2.75 and one (1) year of working experience in related fields.
AND
Passed SPM/its equivalent with 5 credits including Mathematics, Additional Mathematics and Physics/ Chemistry/ Additional Science/ Science and a pass in English

note: All applicants must pass MUET with minimum score of Band 2

Course Outline

Semester 1 Year 1
Co-Curriculum I, Applied Probability and Statistics, Linear Algebra, Interactive Multimedia, Programming I, Database Design and Application, Fundamentals of Computer Problem Solving,  Computer Architecture and Organization.

Semester 2 Year 1
Co-Curriculum II, Islamic And Asian Civilization, Preparatory College English, Calculus I, Introduction to Data Communication and Networking, Programming II, Principles of Operating Systems.

Semester 3 Year 2
Co-Curriculum III, Sejarah Malaysia, Third Language I, Academic Reading, Object Oriented Programming, Discrete Structures, Database Management Systems, CS Elective I.

Semester 4 Year 2
Third Language II, Academic Writing, Software Engineering: Theory and Principles, Parallel Processing, Principles of Compilers, Fundamental of Data Structures, CS Elective II

Semester 5 Year 3
Third Language III, Technology Entrepreneurship, Operations Research, Project Formulation, Data Structure, Algorithm Analysis and Design. Writing for Specific Purposes, Principles of Operating Systems, CS Elective III, CS Elective IV

Semester 6 Year 3
Social, Ethics & Professional Issues, Project, Computer Security, CS Elective III, CS Elective IV

Semester 7 Year 4
Industrial Attachment

Career Opportunities

A computer science graduate has a wide range of job designations to choose from.  Among the many job designations that may be filled by graduates of this programme are: system analyst, system consultant, software engineer, systems programmer, database analyst, scientific application programmer, user interface designer, embedded system application programmer, electronic data processing (EDP) auditor, database administrator, chief information officer, computer scientist / researcher, computer science professor, data miner, internet applications programmer, internet consultant, Webmaster, internet advertising designer, technical support representative, trainer for software application, system integrator, technical writer and journalist for computer related publication.