Diploma in Information Technology

Diploma in Information Technology

Programme Synopsis

The objectives of this programme is to produce learners with IT skills which enable them to become programmers, analyst programmers, IT administrators or IT executives. Learners are required to accumulate 90 credit hours of prescribed courses in order to graduate.

Programme Director


Name : ROHAIZAK BIN OMAR @ ABD RAHIM
Tel (Office) : 603 55205509
Email : rohaizak@oum.edu.my

Normal Entry

A pass in SPM with at least Credit in any 3 subjects inclusive of Mathematics or any equivalent qualification; OR
A pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM), with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.00) in any subject or any equivalent qualification and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
A pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a minimum grade of Maqbul (pass) and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
A pass in SKM Level 3, and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent; OR
A pass in any qualifications equivalent to Certificate (MQF Level 3) and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level or its equivalent.

APEL Entry (Only for Malaysians)

The candidate should be more than 20 years of age in the year of application AND
Relevant work experience / prior experiential learning; AND
Pass the APEL Assessment (Aptitude Test & Portfolio) conducted by OUM
  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Sem 1 RM1,215 RM1,215 RM1,215 RM1,215
Sem 2 RM1,080 RM1,080 RM1,215 -
Sem 3 RM1,080 RM1,215 RM1,620 -
Total RM12,150
* Fees applicable to Malaysians and Permanent Residents only.
* International students are required to pay registration fees of RM1,000 and an additional 20% for the tuition fees.
* The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.

Discount for the Physically Challenged Learners (OKU) and Senior Citizens

The University offers 50% discount for:

  • Senior citizens aged 60 and above on registration date; and
  • Physically challenged learners – a valid Orang Kelainan Upaya (OKU) is required.

These discounts are for subject fees only and are not applicable for research and other fees. The discounts are also not valid for second time registration and repeating of subjects.

Learners who receive this discount are not entitled to other discounts and promotions.



Note

♦ Processing fee:

  • RM30 (Malaysian) & RM100 (International)

♦ Financial options:

  • PTPTN; or
  • EPF (Account 2); or
  • Education or Personal Loan from commercial banks; or
  • HRDF (subject to employer’s eligibility); or
  • Flexible Payment Scheme.

♦ Payment Mode:

  • JomPAY; or
  • Internet Banking; or
  • Debit/Credit Card.
GENERAL STUDIES COURSES
Subject Name Credit Hours
HEALTH AND WELLNESS 3
MALAYSIAN STUDIES 3
ENTREPRENEURSHIP 3

UNIVERSITY COMPULSORY
Subject Name Credit Hours
LEARNING SKILLS FOR OPEN DISTANCE LEARNERS 3
ENGLISH FOR WRITTEN COMMUNICATION 3
ENGLISH FOR ORAL COMMUNICATION 3
ENGLISH FOR WORKPLACE COMMUNICATION 3
PROFESSIONAL ETHICS 3

CORE COURSE
Subject Name Credit Hours
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENT 3
BASICS OF  MULTIMEDIA TECHNOLOGY 3
C PROGRAMMING I 1
MATHEMATICS FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 3
C PROGRAMMING II 2
METHODOLOGY OF INFORMATION SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT 3
ELEMENTS OF COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE 3
INTRODUCTION TO OPERATING SYSTEM 3
INTRODUCTION TO DATA STRUCTURE 3
INTRODUCTION TO WEB PROGRAMMING 3
INTRODUCTION TO MULTIMEDIA SYSTEM 3
INTRODUCTION TO MULTIMEDIA APPLICATION DEVELOPMEN 3
INTRODUCTION TO DATABASE 3
INTRODUCTORY MANAGEMENT 3
INTRODUCTION TO OBJECT-ORIENTED APPROACH 3
INTERMEDIATE DATABASE 3
INTRODUCTION TO SOFTWARE ENGINEERING 3
JAVA PROGRAMMING 3
INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM 3
INTRODUCTION TO E-COMMERCE 3
BASICS OF LINUX 3
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER NETWORKING 3
DIPLOMA PROJECT 3

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