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Bachelor in Information and Communication Technology (Hons)

Course Title : Information & Communication Technology, Bachelor (Hons)

Major :

  • Management Information System
  • Multimedia

Course Code : BICT

About the Course
Bachelor in Information & Communication Technology aims at providing the graduates with all the necessary and sufficient theoretical knowledge and practical experience to effectively contribute in the application development. This is accomplished by assimilating both the concepts and technology of information and communication elements. Thus, the BICT program comprises a wide spectrum of disciplines that enable graduates to rapidly integrate the enterprise, enhance their analytical sense, and develop a modelling concept to view the real IT world.

Entry Requirement

(i) STPM Candidate :

    (a) (a) Pass SPM or its equivalent with credit in Bahasa Malaysia and Mathematics


    (b) Pass STPM or its equivalent, with minimum Grade C in 3 subjects including Pengajian Am/Kertas Am (General Studies/General Paper) or at least 2.00 CGPA;


    (c) A pass in STPM or its equivalent, with minimum Grade C in 2 subjects including Pengajian Am/Kertas Am (General Studies/General Paper) and Grade D for 2 other subjects;


(ii) Ministry of Education (KPM) Matriculation Certificate or MSU Foundation Certificate, or Foundation Certificate or its equivalent from higher learning institution recognised by Ministry of Higher Education (KPT);


(iii) Diploma/Certificate from PTPL/MSU, or Diploma from higher learning institution recognised by Ministry of Higher Education (KPT);


(iv) Pass at least 3 subjects in A-Level;


(v) Pass The South Australian Matriculation (SAM) with minimum score of 65% - 70%;


(vi) Pass Canadian Pre University Programme (CPU) with minimum score of 80%;


(vii) Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least grade B in 5 subjects;


(viii) other equivalent qualification recognised by Malaysian Government

Duration : 3 years

Core Subjects

(a) Management Information System

  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Data Communication and Network
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Data Structure and Algorithm
  • IT Project Management
  • Web Programming
  • Strategic Management and Information System
  • Information System Auditing
  • Career in Information Science and Engineering
  • Network and Data Security
  • Protection of Information Asset

(b) Multimedia

  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Introduction to Media
  • 2D Animation
  • Digital Video Technology
  • Multimedia Project Management
  • User Interface Design
  • Multimedia Application Development
  • Multimedia Authoring System
  • Interactive Media
  • Mobile Learning
  • Writing for Multimedia
  • Career in Information Sciences and Engineering

Career Prospect
There are seamless opportunities in this field across the globe. Career in the information and communication technology are found mainly in the education sector, banking sector, corporate sector, printing industry, film/animation industry, broadcasting Industry and advertising industry.

The department has also established industrial linkages with stakeholders and industry players such as Aspati Sdn Bhd, ASTRO, Inlearn Station, Karangkraf, Malaysian National Computer Confederation (MNCC), Metrowealth Movies Production, MITV, Multimedia Development Corporation (MDEC), Naza Motor Trading Sdn Bhd, NTV7 and TV3.

Positions graduates can fill in the above organizations are, Artists, 2D/3D Conceptual Artists, Background Artists, 2D Texture Artists, Art Directors, Art technicians, Special Effects Artists, Designers/Developers, Interactivity Designers, Multimedia Designers, Interface Designers, Graphic Designers, Web Designers, Content Developers, Programmers, Multimedia Programmers, System Programmers, Sound Engineers, Modeler/Animators, Writers, Fiction Writers, Screenwriters, Manager/Officers, Information Managers, Information System Managers/Officers, Consultants, Multimedia Consultants, Graphic Design Consultants, Information System Consultants and Lecturers/Tutors.

KPT Reference : R/481/6/0092 [JPT/BPP(U)1000-801/33/Jld.4(69)]

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