BSc (Hons) Information Systems

Sunway University
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
3 years
Intakes
January March August
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Total tuition fee (foreign)
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About this course

The BSc (Hons) in Information Systems programme synergises programming fundamentals with business studies and analytics, creating multiple job opportunities related to the design, implementation and management of IT. Students will be able to demonstrate leadership capabilities in designing, implementing, evaluating information systems solutions. The programme is compliant with ACM-IEEE, W3C recommendations, MQA Qualifications Standards framework, and skill-sets defined for Information Systems graduates by the UK AGCAS editors (Dec, 2015), with industry linkage and certifications.

This degree is validated by Lancaster University and upon successful completion of the programme, graduates are awarded two certificates; one from Sunway University and another from Lancaster University.

Students also have the opportunity to gain Salesforce professional certificates and a joint certificate in Business Intelligence & Data Mining from SAS Institute.

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements:

  • STPM Average C+ or CGPA 2.33 (Minimum 2 principals)
  • A-Level CD / DDE (Minimum 10 points)
  • Australian Matriculation ATAR 60
  • Canadian Matriculation 60%
  • MUFY 220
  • Sunway Foundation in Arts 60%
  • UEC Maximum 24 points on 5 subjects (excluding Chinese & non-academic subjects)

Mathematic Requirements:

  • SPM / O-Level Credit in Mathematics
  • Pre-University Pass

English Language Requirements:

  • TOEFL 550 paper-based, 213 computer-based, 80 internet-based
  • IELTS 6.0
  • MUET Band 4
  • SPM English B3 or B+
  • UEC English B4
  • O-Level English (1119) Credit
  • ESL/English Satisfactory level in Pre-university programmes, where the medium of instruction is in English
  • Intensive English Programme (IEP) Pass Level-4 with 65% minimum

Curriculum

Year 1 

  • Networking Principles
  • English for Computer Technology Studies
  • Programming Principles
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Database Fundamentals
  • Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals
  • Principles and Practice of Management
  • Web Fundamentals
  • Information Systems Concepts

Year 2

  • Information Systems Analysis and Design
  • Database Management Systems
  • Communication Skills
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Social & Professional Responsibilities
  • Applied Statistics
  • Free Elective (non-computing)

Elective Subject (Select 1)

  • • Information Perspectives on Organisational Theory
  • • Decision Theory
  • • Organisation Behaviour

Year 3

  • Project Management
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Knowledge Management
  • Capstone Project 1 & 2
  • Internship

Elective Subject (Select 3)

  • • Change Management
  • • Enterprise Risk Management
  • • Knowledge Management
  • • Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
  • • Electronic Commerce Development
  • • Business Intelligence Systems

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