Duration:
3 years

Intakes:
January 19, May 23, August 21

Campus:
HELP Damansara

Level of Study:
Undergraduate

Faculty:
Faculty of Computing and Digital Technology

Course Code:
KPT/JPS (R2/481/6/0020) (A5954) 04/20

About this course

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) offered by HELP University is a three year course and is designed to equip students with skills and attributes required to be effective and efficient information technology professionals.

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) course has a core of Information Technology (IT) subjects complemented with a selection from a wide range of subjects that includes the latest advances in IT skills, concepts and applications (eg object oriented analysis and design, multimedia, networking, data communications and internet publishing).

We put a premium on instilling students with the expertise and skills to take on the new challenge of a career in IT. Graduates may find employment as computing professionals in both the commercial and technical sectors of the computing industry. Employers might be in manufacturing, commerce, small businesses, financial enterprises, public utilities, education or welfare.

Total Course Fees

RM 60,200

Subject Listing

7 COMPULSORY SUBJECTS
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Database Systems
  • Introduction to Data Communications
  • Introduction to Operating Systems
  • Internet Concepts and Infrastructure
  • Programming in JAVA I
  • Discrete Mathematics
ELECTIVE SUBJECTS (CHOOSE 2)
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Application of Mathematics in IT
  • Multimedia Systems
5 COMPULSORY SUBJECTS
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
  • User Experience Design
  • IT and Entrepreneurship
  • Programming in JAVA II
  • Software Engineering Principles
ELECTIVE SUBJECTS (CHOOSE 3)
  • Computer Systems and Networks
  • Object-Oriented Programming in C++
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Introduction to Computer Systems Engineering
  • Advanced Database Systems
  • Web Programming
  • Web Development with JAVA
  • Cloud Computing
  • Computer Forensics
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 2)
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 2)
FREE ELECTIVE SUBJECTS
  • Introduction to Computer Graphics and Game Development
  • Game Design
  • 3D Modelling
  • Game Level Design
  • Multiplayer Games Development
  • Management Information Systems
  • Introduction to Business Intelligence
  • Advanced Database Systems
  • Statistics and Data Visualization
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
  • User Experience Design
  • Programming in Java II
  • Computer Systems and Networks
  • Object – Oriented Programming in C++
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Web Programming
  • Computer Forensics
  • Mobile Communications
  • Introduction to Computer Systems Engineering
  • Introduction to Mobile Apps
  • Software Engineering Principles
6 COMPULSORY SUBJECTS
  • IT Project Management
  • IT Management, Ethics and Security
  • Final Year Project I
  • Final Year Project II
  • Business Development Project
  • Industrial Internship
ELECTIVE SUBJECTS (CHOOSE 2)
  • Web Technologies
  • Wireless Networking
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Issues in Strategic Information Management
  • Data Warehouse
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 3)
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 3)
MPU1 (TO DO 2 SUBJECTS)
  • MPU3113 Hubungan Etnik(Malaysian students)
  • MPU3123 Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia(Malaysian students)
  • MPU3143 Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2(International students)
  • MPU3173 Pengajian Malaysia 3(International students)
MPU2 (CHOOSE 1)
  • MPU2213 Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
    *For Malaysian students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu
  • MPU3233 Leadership in Business
MPU3 (CHOOSE 1)
  • MPU3313 Comparative Ethics for Malaysia
  • MPU3323 Malaysian Constitution
  • MPU3353 Personal Financial Planning in Malaysia
  • MPU3363 Issues of the Social Media on Malaysian Society
  • MPU3343 Career Pathwayss in the field of Behavioral Sciences in Malaysia
MPU4 (CHOOSE 1)
  • MPU3412 Co-curriculum(Sports 2)
  • MPU3422 Co-curriculum(Community Service 2)
  • MPU3432 Co-curriculum(Event Management 2)

Credit Transfer Programmes


CARDIFF UNVERSITY
  • 2 years at HELP University (Diploma in Information Technology) + 2 years at Cardiff University (Bachelor of Information Technology)
  • BSc Computer Science (1+2 or 1+3 with Year Industry)
  • BSc Computer Science with Specialism (1+2 or 1+3 with Year Industry)
  • BSc Software Engineering (1+2 or 1+3 with Year Industry)
  • BSc Business Information Systems (1+2 or 1+3 with Year Industry)
  • MSc Advanced Computer Science MSc Information Security and Privacy
  • MSc Computing
  • MSc Computing and IT Management

UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX
  • 2 years at HELP University (Diploma in Information Technology) + 2 years at the University of Essex (BSc Information & Communication Technology / BSc Computer Games / BSc Computer Science)
  • BSc Information & Communication Technology (2+1)
  • BSc Computer Games (2+1)
  • BSc Computer Science (2+1)

NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY
  • MSc Computer Science
  • MSc Business Information Systems Management
  • MSc Computer Network Technology

 

THE UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND

The Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Computer Science, Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Information Technology with Honours are provided as part of an exclusive credit transfer arrangement with the University of Queensland. The BEng, BSc and BIT are the University of Queensland’s internationally recognised specialist degrees in engineering, computer technology and applications. The degrees include a central core comprising compulsory study in computer science and several affiliated areas. Partial tuition remission scholar-ships are available on a case-by-case basis.

  • 2 years at HELP University (Diploma in Information Technology) + 1½ years at The University of Queensland (Bachelor of Information Technology) / 2 years at The University of Queensland (Bachelor of Computer Science).
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (1+2 or 2+1)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (2+1½)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Software) (Honours) (2+2)
  • Master of Computer Science (2+1+1½)
  • Master of Computer Science (3+1½)

 

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
  • 2 years at HELP University (Diploma in Information Technology) + 2 years at the Australian National University (Bachelor of Information Technology)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (2+1½)
  • Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) (2+2)
  • Bachelor of Advanced Computing (Honours) (2+2)

 

THE EASTERN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, NEW ZEALAND
  • 2 years at HELP University (Diploma in Information Technology) + 1.5 years at the Eastern Institute of Technology (Bachelor of Computing Systems)

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

  • HELP Foundation in Arts/ Foundation in Science

  • Recognized Matriculation or Foundation
    At least CGPA 2.0

  • STPM
    At least 2 Grade C

  • A-Level
    At least 2 passes

  • Senior Middle 3 (UEC)
    At least 3 B’s

  • CPU
    At least 5 with a minimum average of 50%

  • SAM/TEE examination
    At least 5 passes with a university aggregate of 50%

Mathematics / Additional Mathematics Requirements

Applicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

  • SPM level or equivalent
    A credit in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics

  • Diploma in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering or equivalent

  • Any other Diploma
    A minimum CGPA of 2.50

  • Equivalent Qualification

Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 but above 2.00 with a credit in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics** at SPM level or its equivalent may be admitted subject to a rigorous internal assessment process

**A credit in Additional Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent is required for the Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) Games and Interactive Media.

Academic Pathway

Why Computing & Digital Technology @ HELP?

 
  • Low lecturer-student ratio
  • Industry endorsed programmes – Robust linkages with the industry to provide internships for undergraduates and graduates
  • Great career prospects – 99.99% employability for graduates. Our graduates have been employed by Accenture, Shell, Astro, Star, Maxis, HP, Intel, Citibank, IBM, etc.
  • ..and many more