Course Details

Award: Bachelor in Information Technology (Cyber Security) with Honours (BCS) (N/482/6/0184) (18.07.2019 - 17.07.2024)
MQA Approval PA10708
Duration 3 years (total up 8 semesters, incl. Industrial Training)
Intakes February, May, July & September
Total Course Fees RM 42,200 (To view complete fee structure, please click HERE)
Remark: This fee structure is applicable to Malaysian students only. Fee structure for international students please consult Institute of International Education (IIE), NEUC.
Medium of Instruction English
Department DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION COMPUTING TECHNOLOGY

Course Introduction

The Bachelor in Information Technology (Cyber Security) with Honours programme focuses on systems security and data security protection, defence methods and technologies, provides students with a solid foundation of theory and expertise in related field. This course will also provide students with theories of Security Technology, System Security, Artificial Intelligence, Software Engineering, Database Management, and lay a solid foundation for the learning of Data Structure and Algorithm, Cybercrime Forensics Analysis, to cope with the development of network software and system security and huge market demand. Students will also learn how to prevent, detect and repair the network system security vulnerabilities. The course is dedicated to cultivate computer and network security professionals. We aim to assist students in exploring their potential through interesting teaching, research, activities and competitions.


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Programme Modules *

  • Computer Architecture & Organisation
  • Internet Technologies and Information Services
  • Introduction to Networking
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Operating Systems
  • Database Systems
  • IT Ethics
  • Computer System – Low Level Techniques
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Java Application Development
  • Web Design
  • Distributed Systems
  • Cybercrime Forensics Analysis
  • Software Engineering
  • Research Methodology
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Introduction to Security Technology
  • Forensic Data Recovery
  • Final Project 1
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • System Programming and Computer Control
  • Biometrics
  • Ethical Hacking
  • E-Commerce
  • University Relation Program
  • Final Project 2
  • Industrial Training

* Selected programme modules

Minimum Entry Requirement

  1. A pass in Matriculation or Foundation studies with minimum CGPA of 2.0 and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
  2. A pass in STPM with a minimum Grade C (GP 2.0) in any 2 subjects and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
  3. A Diploma in Computer Science OR Software Engineering OR Information Technology OR Information Systems or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
  4. Any other Diploma in Science and technology or business studies with a minimum CGPA of 2.5 may be admitted, subject to a rigorous internal assessment process and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent.
  5. Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least credit in any 5 subjects inclusive of Mathematics or any equivalent qualification

Candidates with CGPA below 2.5 but above 2.0 with a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent may be admitted, subject to a rigorous internal assessment process. Candidate with a credit in computing related subject at SPM or STPM level or its equivalent may be given preferential consideration.

*For detailed information on entry requirements, please contact Marketing & Sales Department.

Career Prospects

  • Cyber Security Engineer
  • Cyber Security Analyst
  • Cyber Security Consultant
  • Ethical Hacker
  • Cyber Security Sales Executive
  • System Engineer
  • IT Support Analyst
  • Security Programmer
  • Information System Administrator

FIND YOUR COURSE

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+(60)3-87392770

email

neuc@newera.edu.my

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