MASTER OF SCIENCE IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

(CS770)

 

Synopsis

We offer an exciting portfolio that is multidisciplinary in nature. The programme is designed to provide theoretical grounding, practical knowledge and hands-on experience responding to the demands of private and public organizations for qualified IT professional. The programme facilitates a friendly and supporting learning environment where students would grasp IT concepts, theories and practices. The programme aims for students who are dynamic, creative and innovative and this is reflected through the teaching methods and content. They mirror the dynamic nature of technological advances in society today. As a student you will have the opportunity to explore a variety of areas including: problem solving skills, data technology and security, human computer interaction, strategic and innovative planning, human factors, user experience and ethical issues.

 

Entry Requirements

  • A Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of CGPA 2.75 or its equivalent; OR
  • Bachelor Degree qualification or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and does not meet CGPA 2.75 acceptable subject to stringent internal appraisal process; OR
  • Bachelor Degree qualification with CGPA less than 2.50 or its equivalent, can be accepted, with a minimum of five (5) years working experience in the relevant field; OR
  • Has certificate of Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) for entry into graduate program.

Note: Candidate with qualification other than Computing field can be accepted with the condition of taking prerequisite module as an early preparation for their graduate studies.

 

Courses

 

 Semester 1

ICT Convergence and Emergence

Problem Solving Formalisms for Information Technology

Information Technology Infrastructure

Human Centered Informatics

Information Technology Entrepreneurship And Innovation

 

 

Semester 2

Research Methods in Computing

Professional and Societal Issues in IT

Information Technology And Global Development

Systematic Literature Review

Elective (1)*

 

 

Semester 3*

Computing Project

Elective (2)*

Elective (3)*

 

 

List of Electives*: 

IT Strategic Leadership Track: 

Advanced IT Project Management

Organizational Informatics

IT Management

Strategic Information Technology Planning

Advanced Knowledge Management Technology

 

 

Human Centered Technology Track: 

Designing For Usability And User Experience

Humanizing Enterprise System Engineering

Advanced Data Technology

Advanced E-Commerce Technology

Web and Mobile Platform Technology

Gamification, Social And Learning Technologies

(*Subjected to availability/changes)

 

 

Student are required to choose only one (1) among the two (2) tracks:

  1. IT Strategic Leadership 
  2. Human Centered Technology 

 

Professional Recognition (if any)

N/A

 

 Other Recognition (if any)

N/A

 

 

Mode, Duration and Fees

Mode of Study

Duration of Study

(Full Time)

Duration of Study

(Part Time)

Total Tuition Fee (Local) RM

Total

Tuition Fee (International)

RM

Coursework

3-4 semesters

4-8 semesters

6,058.00

14,630.00

 

Remarks:

 

  1. For admission procedure , please refer to https://ipsis.uitm.edu.my/v2/index.php/2015-01-05-15-25-02/2015-01-02-16-39-37/information-for-applicants

 

  1. For English proficiency (applicable to international applicants) please refer to https://ipsis.uitm.edu.my/v2/index.php/2015-01-05-15-25-02/2015-01-02-16-39-37/information-for-applicants

 

  1. All fees, charges and accounts will be payable in advance as determined by UiTM from time to time. Students will not be permitted to commence or continue their studies at the beginning of any semester until all outstanding fees, charges or accounts are paid.

 

  1. Fees are correct as at the time of printing. UiTM reserves the right to vary its fees at any time