Duration:
3 years

Intakes:
January 19, April 22, May 23, August 21, October 9

Campus:
HELP Damansara

Level of Study:
Undergraduate

Faculty:
Faculty of Computing and Digital Technology

Course Code:
KPT/JPS (R/481/6/0677) (A6240) 02/21

About this course

The HELP University Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) Business Information Management is a three year course. It is designed to provide a thorough understanding of the issues involved in developing and managing information systems in a contemporary business context. The degree also furnishes students with appropriate knowledge and skills to enable them to pursue a promising career in the field of managing and strategically developing effective information systems in a business environment.

Students of the programme will be equipped with a strong foundation in Information Technology encompassing programming, database systems, project management and information systems development. Additionally, they will be exposed to business concepts such as management, communication and organisational culture as part of the specialisation so that they may be able to combine their management and technical skills to effectively manage both human and technical resources for Information Systems related endeavours.

The programme is geared towards producing graduates whose roles are to plan, coordinate and design computer-related activities in order to fulfil the strategic needs of the organisations in which they are based. Graduates will be prepared for careers as System Administrators, Systems Analysts, Systems Support Executives, Management Trainees, Project Coordinators, Project Managers or Information Systems Consultants.

Total Course Fees

RM 60,200

Subject Listing

  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Database Systems
  • Introduction to Data Communications
  • Internet Concepts and Infrastructure
  • Programming in JAVA I
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
ELECTIVE SUBJECTS (CHOOSE 1)
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Introduction to Operating Systems
  • Multimedia Systems
5 COMPULSORY SUBJECTS
  • Management Information Systems
  • Introduction to Business Intelligence
  • Advanced Database Systems
  • Statistics and Data Visulization
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
ELECTIVE SUBJECTS (CHOOSE 3)
  • User Experience Design
  • Web Programming
  • Web Development with JAVA
  • Cloud Computing
  • Computer Forensics
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 2)
  • Free Elective (from IT Year 2)
FREE ELECTIVE SUBJECTS
  • Introduction to Computer Graphics and Game Development
  • Game Design
  • 3D Modelling
  • Game Level Design
  • Multiplayer Games Development
  • Management Information Systems
  • Introduction to Business Intelligence
  • Advanced Database Systems
  • Statistics and Data Visualization
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
  • User Experience Design
  • Programming in Java II
  • Computer Systems and Networks
  • Object – Oriented Programming in C++
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Web Programming
  • Computer Forensics
  • Mobile Communications
  • Introduction to Computer Systems Engineering
  • Introduction to Mobile Apps
  • Software Engineering Principles
7 COMPULSORY SUBJECTS
  • Data Mining
  • Data Warehouse
  • IT Project Management
  • Final Year Project I
  • Final Year Project II
  • Business Development Project
  • Industrial Internship
ELECTIVE SUBJECTS (CHOOSE 1)
  • Issues in Strategic Information Management
  • IT Management, Ethics and Security
  • Seminar in Business Analytics
  • Web Technologies
  • Enterprise Architecture
MPU1 (TO DO 2 SUBJECTS)
  • MPU3113 Hubungan Etnik(Malaysian students)
  • MPU3123 Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia(Malaysian students)
  • MPU3143 Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2(International students)
  • MPU3173 Pengajian Malaysia 3(International students)
MPU2 (CHOOSE 1)
  • MPU2213 Bahasa Kebangsaan A**For Malaysian students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu
  • MPU3233 Leadership in Business
MPU3 (CHOOSE 1)
  • MPU3313 Comparative Ethics for Malaysia
  • MPU3323 Malaysian Constitution
  • MPU3353 Personal Financial Planning in Malaysia
  • MPU3363 Issues of the Social Media on Malaysian Society
  • MPU3343 Career Pathwayss in the field of Behavioral Sciences in Malaysia
MPU4 (CHOOSE 1)
  • MPU3412 Co-curriculum(Sports 2)
  • MPU3422 Co-curriculum(Community Service 2)
  • MPU3432 Co-curriculum(Event Management 2)

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

  • HELP Foundation in Arts/ Foundation in Science

  • Recognized Matriculation or Foundation
    At least CGPA 2.0

  • STPM
    At least 2 Grade C

  • A-Level
    At least 2 passes

  • Senior Middle 3 (UEC)
    At least 3 B’s

  • CPU
    At least 5 with a minimum average of 50%

  • SAM/TEE examination
    At least 5 passes with a university aggregate of 50%

Mathematics / Additional Mathematics Requirements

Applicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

  • SPM level or equivalent
    A credit in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics

  • Diploma in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering or equivalent

  • Any other Diploma
    A minimum CGPA of 2.50

  • Equivalent Qualification

Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 but above 2.00 with a credit in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics** at SPM level or its equivalent may be admitted subject to a rigorous internal assessment process

**A credit in Additional Mathematics at SPM level or equivalent is required for the Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) Games and Interactive Media.

Academic Pathway

CARDIFF UNIVERSITY
  • 2 years at HELP University (Diploma in Information Technology) + 2 years at Cardiff University (Bachelor of Information Technology)
  • BSc Computer Science (1+2 or 1+3 with Year Industry)
  • BSc Computer Science with Specialism (1+2 or 1+3 with Year Industry)
  • BSc Software Engineering (1+2 or 1+3 with Year Industry)
  • BSc Business Information Systems (1+2 or 1+3 with Year Industry)
  • MSc Advanced Computer Science
  • MSc Information Security and Privacy
  • MSc Computing
  • MSc Computing and IT Management
UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST OF ENGLAND, BRISTOL
  • BSc (Hons) Computing (2+1)
  • BSc (Hons) Information Technology (2+1)
NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY
  • MSc Computer Science
  • MSc Business Information Systems Management
  • MSc Computer Network Technology
UNIVERSITY OF PORTSMOUTH
  • BSc (Hons) Computing (2+1)
  • BSc (Hons) Business Information Systems (2+1)
  • BSc (Hons) Computer and Information Systems (2+1)
  • BSc (Hons) Network Applications and Services (2+1)
  • MSc Computer Network Administration and Management (3+1)
  • MSc Information Systems (3+1)
  • MSc Communication Network Planning and Management (3+1)
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND*

The Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Information Technology with Honours are provided as part of an exclusive credit transfer arrangement with the University of Queensland. The BEng and BIT are the University of Queensland’s internationally recognised specialist degrees in engineering, computer technology and applications. The degrees include a central core comprising compulsory study in computer science and several affiliated areas. Partial tuition remission scholar-ships are available on a case-by-case basis.

For more information on entry requirements, programme pathways, subjects listing and to get to know the faculty, please contact Mr. Steven Yong (yongyl@www.help.edu.my).

  • 2 years at HELP University (Diploma in Information Technology) + 1½ years at the University of Queensland (Bachelor of Information Technology) Bachelor of Information Technology (2+1)
  • BEng (Software Engineering) (2+2)
  • Master of Computer Science (2+1+1½)
  • Master of Computer Science (3+1½)
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
  • 2 years at HELP University (Diploma in Information Technology) + 2 years at the Australian National University (Bachelor of Information Technology)
  • Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) (2+2)
  • Bachelor of Advanced Computing (Honours) (2+2)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (2+1½)
MURDOCH UNIVERSITY
  • Bachelor of Science in Mobile and Web Application Development (1+2)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems (1+2)
GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (2+1)
 
SWINBURNE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
  • Bachelor of Science (Information Technology) (2+1)
 
UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (2+1)

Why Computing & Digital Technology @ HELP?

 
  • Low lecturer-student ratio
  • Industry endorsed programmes – Robust linkages with the industry to provide internships for undergraduates and graduates
  • Great career prospects – 99.99% employability for graduates. Our graduates have been employed by Accenture, Shell, Astro, Star, Maxis, HP, Intel, Citibank, IBM, etc.
  • ..and many more