Bachelor of Technology (Hons) Business Information Systems (JPT/BPP(R/481/6/0478)11/19) PDF Print E-mail

1. Introduction

This programme focuses on providing sound knowledge and experience in business management systems analysis and design methods, database management systems and commercial applications with opportunities to specialise in e-business and knowledge management. Throughout the programme there is also emphasis on ways to control and manage appropriate software in order to support business decision-making and to communicate effectively in commercial and business environment.


Students are equipped with relevant business management tools to take on the challenges of the global business scenario via the minor electives offered – financial management or corporate management.


2. Programme Educational Objectives


  • To produce technically qualified Technologists, specializing in the discipline of Business Information System, with the potential to become leaders in the industry.
  • To produce Technologists who are committed to promote sustainable development for the betterment of society and nation in the discipline of Business Information System.

3. Programme Outcomes

To produce well-rounded graduates with the following outcomes:

  • Apply the knowledge of Business Information System in the industry.
  • Create and develop innovative Business Information System solutions using scientific approaches, best practices and standards in meeting users’ needs.
  • Integrate, administer and maintained Business Information System solutions in the user environments.
  • Demonstrate understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security, social issues, and responsibilities towards the environment and the society.
  • Function and communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts as an individual or as a member of a group with the potential to become a leader in manners that are ethical and professional.
  • Work and function effectively in multidisciplinary teams to accomplish a common goal.
  • Engage in life-long learning and professional development.
  • Demonstrate business acumen and technopreneurship.

4. Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate with the Bachelor of Technology (Honours) Business Information System degree, students are required to obtain a minimum of 126 credit hours and a minimum CGPA of 2.00.

Summary of Courses Required for Graduation

Course Group (G)

Number of Credit Hours

N - National Requirement

9

U - University Requirement

13

CT - Common Technology

39

M - Major

41

ME - Major Electives

9

Em – Minor Electives

15

TOTAL

126



5. Programme Curriculum Structure


SEMESTER 1

 

SEMESTER 2

Code

Courses

Cr

G

 

Code

Courses

Cr

G

MPW2113/ MPW2123

BahasaKebangsaan A/B

3

N

 

MPW2143/ MPW2153

Islamic Studies/ Moral Studies

3

N

Kxxxxx1

Co- Curriculum I

1

U

 

Kxxxxx1

Co- Curriculum II

1

U

LCB1042

Academic Writing

2

U

 

GCB1013

Business Accounting

3

M

PCB1012

Introduction to Oil & Gas Industry and  Sustainable Development

2

U

 

SCB1033

Data and Information Management

3

CT

GCB1033

Management and Organizational Behaviour

3

M

 

TCB1033

Web Application Development

3

CT

TCB1013

Structured Programming

3

CT

 

TCB1083

Data Communications and Networking

3

CT

TCB1043

Computer Organisation

3

CT

 

 

 

 

 

Credit Hours

17

 

Credit Hours

16

 

SEMESTER 3

SEMESTER 4

Code

Courses

Cr

G

Code

Courses

Cr

G

Kxxxxx1

Co- Curriculum III

1

U

Kxxxxx1

Co- Curriculum IV

1

U

HCB2033

Professional Communication Skills

3

U

CCB2012

Health, Safety and Environment

2

U

GCB1053

Principles of Finance

3

M

GCB2023

Economics

3

M

SCB2053

Systems Analysis and Design

3

CT

GCB 1043

Principles of Marketing

3

M

TCB2023

Operating Systems

3

CT

GCB2013

Statistics and Empirical Method

3

CT

TCB2053

Object-Oriented Programming

3

CT

 

GCB 3013

Corporate Ethics

3

CT

 

 

 

 

 

TCB2043

Software Engineering

3

CT

Credit Hours

16

 

Credit Hours

18

 

INDUSTRIAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME

Code

Courses

Cr

G

ICB 3017/

ICB 3027

Industrial Internship

14

M

Credit Hours

14

 

SEMESTER 5

SEMESTER 6

Code

Courses

Cr

G

Code

Courses

Cr

G

SCB3023

IS Strategy and Planning

3

M

TCB3012

Final Year Project I

2

M

SCB 3163

Database Administration

3

M

SCB3xx3

Major Elective II

3

ME

GCB3093

Small Business and Entrepreneurship

3

CT

SCB3xx3

Major Elective III

3

ME

TCB3073

IT Project Management

3

CT

GCB3xx3

Minor Elective I

3

Em

SCB3xx3

Major Elective I

3

ME

GCB3xx3

Minor Elective II

3

Em

 

 

 

 

GCB3xx3

Minor Elective III

3

Em

Credit Hours

15

 

Credit Hours

17

 

SEMESTER 7

Code

Courses

Cr

G

MPW2133

Malaysian Studies

3

N

TCB4014

Final Year Project II

4

M

GCB3xx3

Minor Elective IV

3

Em

GCB3xx3

Minor Elective V

3

Em

Credit Hours

13

 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS : 126




5.1 Major Electives


Choose any of the following sets of Major Elective’s areas (set A or B) for Major Elective I, II and III.


A.

Enterprise System

 

Course Name

Code

G

Cr

1

Enterprise Architecture

SCB3293

ME

3

2

Enterprise Information System Development

SCB3303

ME

3

3

Enterprise Data Management and Analysis

SCB3443

ME

3

 

B.

Knowledge Management

 

Course Name

Code

G

Cr

1

Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

SCB3343

ME

3

2

Knowledge Management System

SCB3363

ME

3

3

Fundamental of Knowledge Management

SCB3373

ME

3




5.2 Minor Electives


Choose any of the following sets of Minor Elective’s areas (set A or B) for Minor Elective I, II, III, IV and V.


A.

Financial Management

 

Course Name

Code

G

Cr

1

Corporate Finance

GCB 3023

Em

3

2

International Financial Management

GCB 3073

Em

3

3

Investment and Portfolio Management

GCB 3083

Em

3

4

Management Accounting

GCB 3123

Em

3

5

Personal Financial Management

GCB 3133

Em

3




B.

Corporate Management

Course Name

Code

G

Cr

1

Strategic Management

GCB 3103

Em

3

2

International Business

GCB 3063

Em

3

3

Human Resource Management

GCB 3053

Em

3

4

Corporate Communication

HCB 2043

Em

3

5

Business and Cyber Law

GCB 3113

Em

3



6. Career Prospects


There is a diverse range of professions and career paths available fro the graduates of this programme such as in:

  • Database development
  • Web and e-commerce development
  • Database administration
  • Business analysis
  • System architecture
  • Business research
  • Project management
  • Information system analysis