Diploma

Diploma in Interactive Software Technology

 

Programme Overview

This programme equips students with the fundamental knowledge and practical skills in interactive software technology. Students will acquire knowledge and practical skills in the C++ language, XHTML, DirectX, assembly language, and the development of 2D games. This programme focuses on training students in the development of interactive software, particularly in the areas of computer games technology, education, training, business, mass media, simulation and edutainment.

Academic Progression

Graduates may be admitted into Year 2 of Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) in Interactive Software Technology.

Minimum Entry Requirements

# Students with 3-4 relevant credits in SPM/Grade C in 3-4 relevant subjects in O Level may be considered for the Diploma programmes offered at the Perak Branch Campus (PK), Johor Branch Campus (JH), Pahang Faculty Branch (PH) and Sabah Faculty Branch (SB).

** Grade C and above in AELE0364 English Language (1119 Level) conducted by TAR UC is accepted as having fulfilled the English Language requirement for applicants who fail English Language at SPM/O Level/UEC level.

Note:
a) SPM holders must have at least a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and SPM holders from Year 2013 onwards must have at least a pass in Sejarah.
b) The entry requirement must be taken from only ONE (1) examination sitting.
c) Students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Diploma.
d) Equivalent qualifications other than the above will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
e) Information is correct at the point of printing. Subject to the Ministry of Education latest requirements.

Updated: 1 December 2016 (subject to change)

Programme Structure

    • Introduction to Information Technology
    • Programming Concepts and Design I
    • Programming Concepts and Design II
    • Games Technology
    • Computer Game Studies
    • Web Development
    • Computer Game Development
    • Electronic Commerce
    • Computer Game Programming
    • Analysis and Design of IS
    • Analysis and Design of IS Case Study
    • Object-Oriented Programming in C++
    • Database Development and Applications
    • Computer Systems Architecture
    • 2D Game Development Workshop
    • Pre-Calculus
    • Calculus and Algebra
    • Probability and Statistics
    • Mathematics for Games Technology I
    • Mathematics for Games Technology II
    • Behavioural Science
    • Business Organisation and Management

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:
English Language, English for Communication, Bahasa Kebangsaan
A, Pengajian Malaysia 2, Public Speaking, English for IELTS, Civic
Consciousness and Volunteerism, Co-curricular

 

Career Prospects

Graduates can seek employment at a semi-professional level in companies involved in the areas of game development, educational software development, as well as programming and web development.