BSc (Hons) Information Technology (Computer Networking and Security)

General

Program Description

The BSc (Hons) Information Technology (Computer Networking and Security) aims to equip students with excellent technical knowledge and skills, exploring the technology behind computer networks and security systems. This program focuses on developments in networking and distributed applications such as the Internet and World Wide Web, corporate networks and the information systems that they interconnect.

Students will be well-versed in computer security (i.e, prevention and investigation on issues related to computer hacking), gaining the ability to manage and develop computer systems and applications that enhances computer networking and security in organizations.

Intakes

January, March & August

Duration

3 Years

Career Prospects

  • Network Engineer
  • Security Engineer
  • Network Infrastructure Specialist
  • IT Forensic Investigator
  • Hacker Consultant
  • Security Specialist
  • Network Designer
  • IT Consultant

Modules

  • Programming Concepts & Problem Solving
  • Programming Principles
  • Computer Mathematics
  • English for Computer Technology Studies
  • Database Fundamentals
  • Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals
  • Computer Organisation
  • Web Fundamentals
  • Computer Networks
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Data Communications
  • Communication Skills
  • Operating System Fundamentals
  • Social and Professional Responsibilities
  • Network Security
  • Internship
  • Capstone Project
  • Computer Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures (CEH)
  • Advanced Network Security
  • Network Management
  • Advanced Computer Networks

Entry Requirement

  • STPM: Average C+ or CGPA 2.33 (minimum 2 Principals)
  • A Level: Points are calculated based on grades obtained for 2 or 3 subjects - minimum 12 points
  • Australian Matriculation: ATAR 60
  • Canadian Matriculation: 60%
  • MUFY: 60%
  • Sunway Foundation in Arts: CGPA 2.3
  • Sunway Foundation in Science and Technology: CGPA 2.3
  • UEC: Maximum 26 points from 5 subjects (all Grade Bs including Mathematics)
  • IB: Completed with minimum 25 points (excluding bonus points)
Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

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