Bachelor Degree

Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) in Interactive Software Technology


Programme Overview

This programme aims to teach students the technical knowledge and skills in computer science with a further focus on the design and development of interactive software that can be used in mobile applications, video games, interactive simulations, virtual reality, electronic magazines, educational and training materials. Business organisations use interactive advertisements, job-training applications and skills-training applications. Educators use interactive media to deliver classroom presentations that enhance students learning. Students use interactive multimedia applications to learn by reading, seeing, hearing and interacting with the subject content. Interactive content is always present in computer games and other types of entertainment that uses multimedia applications.

The students from this programme will study Computer Game Studies, Multimedia Development for the Web, Mathematics for Games Technology, Computer Game Programming, Software Engineering, Mobile Application Development, Artificial Intelligence, Graphics Programming and Human Computer Interaction.

Electives courses like Advanced Computer Game Programming, Digital Illustration, Computer Game Design, Virtual Reality, 3D Animation and 3D Game Development will be offered to students undergoing this programme.

Minimum Entry Requirements

# Graduates with CGPA below 2.5000 are required to sit and pass a Qualifying Test.
** Grade C and above in AELE0364 English Lan guage (1119 Level) conducted by TAR UC is accepted as having fulfilled the English Lan guage requirement for applicants who fail English Language at SPM/O Level/UEC level.

a) The entry requirements must be taken from only ONE (1) examination sitting.
b) Students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Bachelor Degree.
c) TARC/TAR UC Diploma will be accepted on credit transfer into Bachelor Degree programmes.
d) Equivalent qualifications other than the above will be considered on a case-b y-case basis.
e) Information is correct at the point of printing. Subject to the Ministry of Education latest requirements.

Requirements for Campbell University Dual Awards Bachelor Degree:

  • TARC / TAR UC Diploma graduates or students promoted from TAR UC Bachelor Degree Year 1
  • Must be a current student of TAR UC pursuing TAR UC Bachelor degree programme Year 2 or Year 3

Updated: 1 December 2016 (subject to change)

Programme Structure

    • Problem Solving and Programming
    • Computer Game Studies
    • Database Management
    • Computer Organization and Architecture
    • Object-Oriented Programming
    • Research Methods
    • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
    • Data Structures and Algorithms
    • Operating Systems
    • Software Engineering
    • Graphics Programming
    • Computer Game Programming
    • Social and Professional Issues
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • IT Fundamentals
    • Web Design and Development
    • Multimedia Development for the Web
    • Fundamentals of Computer Networks
    • Mobile Application Development
    • Human Computer Interaction
    • Discrete Mathematics
    • Probability and Statistics
    • Mathematics for Games Technology
    • Project I
    • Project II
    • Industrial Training (6 months)

Electives (Choose 4)
– Virtual Reality
– Computer Game Design
– Advanced Computer Game Programming
– 3D Game Development
– Advanced Graphics Programming
– Digital Illustration
– 3D Animation
– Introduction to the Short Story
– Music Appreciation
– Computer Games Technology

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:
English Language, Tamadun Islam dan Asia, English for Communication, Hubungan Etnik, English for the Profession, Entrepreneurship, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, Contemporary Malaysian Issues, Co-curricular


Note: General College Curriculum and Liber al Arts requirements must be fulfilled for Campbell Univ ersity BS Degree programme


Career Prospects

Graduates of this programme will have the following employment opportunity in the area of games development, software development, business and interactive solutions, multimedia development, edutainment, web application and simulation:

  • Games Designers
  • Games Programmers
  • Games Software Engineers
  • Games Producers
  • Games Testers
  • Technical Lead
  • Web Designers
  • Multimedia Developers
  • Software Developers
  • Mobile Application Developers
  • Systems Analysts