Home Programme Bachelor of Information Technology (Networking and Security) (Hons)
Bachelor of Information Technology
Bachelor of Information Technology
(Networking and Security) (Hons)

The Programme will prepare graduates who:

i. possess fundamental knowledge, principles and skills in Computer Networking,

ii. have strong analytical and critical thinking skills to solve problems by applying knowledge, principles and skills in Computer Networking,

iii. possess the ability to design, configure, install, manage and administer computer network infrastructure and security, and recognise the impact of networking on individuals, organisations and society, and

iv. possess skills to apply and integrate various technologies in the areas of Internet of Things, mobile communications, multimedia, database and large-scale systems.


Learning Outcome

Graduates of this programme will be able to:


  • Apply knowledge, skills and principles of lifelong learning in academic and career development;
  • Communicate effectively via reports and presentations;
  • Demonstrate teamwork, leadership, interpersonal and social skills;
  • Utilise relevant techniques and demonstrate analytical and critical thinking skills in problem solving;
  • Demonstrate professionalism and social and ethical considerations in accordance with ethical and legal principles;
  • Apply broad business and real world perspectives daily and demonstrate creative and innovative thinking, and entrepreneurial skills.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of essential facts, concepts, principles, and theories (such as architectures, protocols, models) relating to Information Technology especially in Computer Networking and Security;
  • Apply theoretical principles (design, monitoring, optimisation, administration, security) of computer networks and security issues in various areas (such as Internet, mobile applications, multimedia);
  • Design, implement and manage Computer Networks solutions and resources, and recognise the impact of networking and security on individuals, organisation and society; and
  • Apply and integrate various technology solutions particularly involving networking and security.
Course Structure

Year 1


• Basic Computing Principles

• Systems Analysis and Design

• Programming Methods

• Computer Ethics and Cyber Law

• Web Design Principles

• Mathematics for Computing

• Computer Architecture

• Database Systems

• Structured Programming

• Internet Programming & Applications

• Discrete Mathematics

• Fundamentals of Network Security


Year 2


• IT Project Management

• Statistics

• Operating Systems

• Web Administration

• Computer Networks

• Introduction to Computer Forensics

• Software Development

• Object-oriented Programming

• Data Structures and Algorithms

• Computer Security

• Wireless and Mobile Network Security

• Biometric Technology




• Upon completion of Year 2, students are required to undergo 12 weeks of industrial training


Year 3


• Project 1 & 2

• Ethical Hacking

• Wireless and Mobile Communications

• Large-Scale Computing

• *Research Methodology

• *Artificial Intelligence

• *Mobile Platform Programming

• *Mandarin Language (Basic)

• Internet of Things for Mobile Computing

• Distributed Systems

• Cloud Computing

• *Real-time Analysis and Design

• *Natural Language Processing

• *Rich Media Technology

• *Mandarin (Higher Basic)

*Choose TWO elective modules

Career Outcome

• Network Engineer

• Network Administrator

• Network Technician

• Computer Security Engineer

• Computer Programmer

• Computer Engineer

• Web Administrator

• Web Master

• Network Architect

• Network Consultant

• Network Analyst

• Information Systems Administrator

• Network and Security Policy Manager Security Analyst

• Web Developer


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Entry Requirement

Minimum 2Cs with credit in Mathematics at SPM or its equivalent


Minimum 5Bs (including English and Mathematics)


Minimum 2Es with 5 credits in GCE O Level / SPM (including English and Mathematics)


Pass with minimum CGPA 2.0 with credit in Mathematics in SPM or its equivalent


Pass minimum CGPA 2.5 with a credit in Mathematics in SPM or its equivalent


Other equivalent qualifications which are recognized by the Malaysian government