Diploma in Information Technology

Programme Summary

This programme aims to provide students with skills, knowledge and tools required to analyse business problems, design IT solutions and develop skills to manage business and technology.

Entry Requirement

Qualification SPM STPM STAM UEC / O-Level SKM Others
Specific Entry Requirement 3 credits  including Mathematic 1 principal pass and credit in Mathematic at SPM N/A O-Level
3 Cs including Mathematic
UEC  
3Bs including Mathematic and English
Passed in SKM Level 3 and a credit in Mathematic at SPM.
(priority will be given to candidate obtained credit in computer course at SPM level)
Pass in Certificate in Computing (Level 3, MQF) from a recognised institution by Malaysia Government
Other equivalent qualification as recognised by Malaysia Government
General Entry Requirement **Passed in SPM
Before Year 2013
Passed in Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia at SPM
Year 2013 onwards
Passed in Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia & Sejarah at SPM
N/A N/A N/A
Additional Entry Requirement N/A
English Requirement for International Student 3 credits including Mathematic at O-Level
*All international students’ origin from non-English speaking countries shall obtain 
a) TOEFL 550 (PBT) / 213 (CBT) / 79 – 80 (IBT) 
b) IELTS Band 6

PBT = Paper Based Test
CBT = Computer Based Test
IBT = Internet Based Test

Programme Structure

Semester/ Year Offered Course Code Name & Code Of Course/Module Credit Values Pre-requisite Co-requisite
Semester 1 / Year 1 MPU2133 / MPU2163 Malay Language for Communication 1 / Pengajian Malaysia 3 NONE NONE
DLET1012 Introductory English 2 DLET1012 NONE
DCMP1012 Computer Application 2 DCMP1012 NONE
DCIT1013 Introduction to Database 3 NONE NONE
DCIT1043 Introduction to Multimedia 3 NONE NONE
DMGT1013 Introduction To Management 3 NONE NONE
Total Credit Hours 16

Semester/ Year Offered Course Code Name & Code Of Course/Module Credit Values Pre-requisite Co-requisite
Semester 2 / Year 1

MPU2212

MPU2232

Bahasa Kebangsaan A
*Not Credit (C) in BM SPM have to take Bahasa Kebangsaan A for U2

Thinking Skills

2 NONE NONE
DLBM1022 Business Communication 2 NONE NONE
DQMT1013 Business Mathematics 3 NONE NONE
DCIT1033 Computer System Architecture 3 NONE NONE
DCIT1023 Introduction to Computer Programming 3 NONE NONE
Elective 1 3 NONE NONE
Total Credit Hours 16

Semester/ Year Offered Course Code Name & Code Of Course/Module Credit Values Pre-requisite Co-requisite
Semester 3 / Year 1

CDC2412

CES2412

Pembangunan Masyarakat 1

Siswaniaga 1

2 NONE NONE
DLBM1032 Business Writing 2 NONE NONE
DMGT1033 Entrepreneurship 3 NONE NONE
DMIS1053 Business Computing 3 NONE NONE
DMIS1033 Introduction to Information System Security 3 NONE NONE
Total Credit Hours 13

Semester/ Year Offered Course Code Name & Code Of Course/Module Credit Values Pre-requisite Co-requisite
Semester 4 / Year 2 MPU2322 U3 Constitution and Society 2 NONE NONE

CDC2422

CES2422

Pembangunan Masyarakat 2

Siswaniaga 2

2 NONE NONE
DMIS1023 Introduction to System Analysis & Design 3 NONE NONE
DCIT1063 Computer System Maintenance 3 NONE NONE
DCIT1053 Discrete Mathematics 3 NONE NONE
Elective 2 3 NONE NONE
Total Credit Hours 16

Semester/ Year Offered Course Code Name & Code Of Course/Module Credit Values Pre-requisite Co-requisite
Semester 5 / Year 2 DCIT1073 Introduction to Operating System 3 NONE NONE
DCIT1093 Network and Communication 3 NONE NONE
DMIS1043 Computer Ethics 3 NONE NONE
DCIT1083 Java Programming 3 NONE NONE
Total Credit Hours 12

Semester/ Year Offered Course Code Name & Code Of Course/Module Credit Values Pre-requisite Co-requisite
Semester 6 / Year 2 DMGM2092 Emerging Issues And Technology In Automotive Industry 2 NONE NONE
DMIS1013 E-Commerce 3 NONE NONE
DRSH1024 Computing Project 4 NONE NONE
Elective 3 3 NONE NONE
Total Credit Hours 12

Semester/ Year Offered Course Code Name & Code Of Course/Module Credit Values Pre-requisite Co-requisite
Semester 7 / Year 3 DINT1025 Internship 4 NONE NONE
Total Credit Hours 4
OVERALL CREDIT HOURS 90

Career Prospect

  • IT Officer
  • IT Project Coordinator
  • IT Sales Engineer
  • Multimedia Consultant
  • Web Designer
  • Webmaster
  • Network Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Systems Administrator
  • Database Administrator