Diploma In Computer Studies |

Diploma In Computer Studies

R/481/4/0416 08/19 (A5031)

Overview
The purpose of the Diploma in Computer Studies 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.

The diploma provides pathways to:
Employment:
  • Industry is looking for entry level and qualified technician. Hence, good career prospect and opportunities to join the workforce after the completion of the diploma programme.
Degree: Dual-Awards with University of Lincoln, UK
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) in Games Programming
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) in Computer and Network Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Systems (Hons)
Programme Structure
DURATION
2 years 4 months
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU Penang University College
YEAR 1
  • Cloud Computing
  • Personal Development and Leadership Skills
  • Computing Mathematics
  • User Interface Design
  • Object Oriented Systems Analysis and Design
  • Data Structure & Algorithms
  • VB Programming
  • Database Systems
  • Multimedia Authoring
  • Networking and Operating System
  • 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 SUBJECTS
Local
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2
  • Oral Communication 2/ Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Ethics and Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development
Foreign
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Oral Communication 2
  • Ethics and Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
INTAKE DATES
  • 15 Jan
  • 9 Apr
  • 18 Jun
  • 27 Aug
  • 22 Oct
ESTIMATED FEES
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM35,398 
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM46,014
Fees will depend on their commencement dates
Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM
3 Credits including Mathematics
  • STPM
1 Principal Pass and a Credit in Mathematics at SPM level
  • GCE ‘O’ Level
3 Credits including Mathematics 
  • UEC
3 Credits (Min B6) including a Credit in Mathematics
  • Certificate in computer related studies
Full Cert – CGPA ≥ 2.00
  • Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia
Pass Level 3 and a Credit in Mathematics at SPM Level
ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT
Local StudentPass English at SPM level or equivalent
 
If English language is not fulfilled, students are required to take an additional module.
International Student
  • IELTS Band 4; or
  • TOEFL PBT (397) / IBT (30); or
  • Cambridge English CAE (160); or
  • Cambridge English CPE (180); or
  • PTE Academic 30
  • MUET Band 2
If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU University College Penang.