BSc (Hons) Computer Security (BCS)

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Last Update: 24/01/2020

General Information
KPT/MQA APPROVAL
[(N/481/6/0811)(PA11494)04/26]

 

COURSE CODE
BCS

 

COURSE DURATION
3 years - Options to complete final year in UK

 

STUDY MODE
Full Time

 

INTAKES
April, September

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • Pass Matriculation or Foundation with a Cumulative Grade Average Average(CGPA) minimum 2.00 and credit in Additional Mathematics at Malaysian Certificate of Education (SPM) or equivalent; OR
  • Pass Malaysian High School Certificate (STPM) with a minimum Grade C Grade Points (NGMP) equivalent of 2.00 in any 2 subjects and credit in the Additional Mathematics subject at the SPM level or equivalent; OR
  • Diploma (Level 4 KKM) Computer Science OR Software Engineering OR Information Technology OR Information System or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and credit in Additional Mathematics at the SPM or equivalent. Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 but above 2.00 with credit in Additional Mathematics subject at SPM level or equivalent are acceptable subject to strict internal assessment process; OR
  • Any Diploma (Level 4) in Science and Technology with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 is acceptable subject to stringent internal assessment processes and credit in Additional Mathematics at SPM or equivalent; OR
  • Pass UEC with minimum 5 subjects in Grade B including Advanced Mathemathics/Additional Mathematics or equivalent;

*English Language Requirements MUET (Band 3) / IELTS (Band 6.0)

 

ACADEMIC PROGRESSION
  • Employment
  • Masters

 

JOB PROSPECTS
  • Cyber Security Executive
  • IT Security Officer
  • Cyber Security Consultant
  • Information Security Risks Analyst
  • Information Security Engineer
  • Cloud System Engineer
  • IT Manager
  • Security Analyst
  • Cyber Forensic Investigator
  • Network Security Officer
  • Ethical Hacker / Penetration Tester
  • Secure Application Engineer

 

COURSE FEE
Up to 100% PTPTN Loan

Course Structure

  • Introduction to Programming
  • Computer Systems
  • Introduction To Computer Forensics and Security
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Internet & Web Technologies
  • Personal & Professional Development
  • Data Modelling
  • Problem Solving for Computer Security

  • Database Systems
  • Operating Systems
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Research Skills
  • Professional Issues
  • Secure Software Development
  • Information Assurance

  • Project 1
  • Network Forensics
  • Network Defense
  • Project 2
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Applied Cryptography
  • Multimedia Design
  • Cloud Computing Security

*MQA subjects are compulsory

*Core subjects will be updated in accordance with LJMU, UK