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 Admission

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

* Registration Fee and Matric Card included into 1st semester

  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Sem 1 RM1215 RM1215 RM1215 RM1215
Sem 2 RM1215 RM1215 RM1215 -
Sem 3 RM1215 RM1215 RM1215 -
Total       RM12,150

Discount for Physically Disabled and Senior Citizens

This discount is applicable to:

  • Senior citizen at the age more than 60 years on the registration date - 50%
  • Administration fee will be charged (RM350 for Undergraduate & RM500 for Postgraduate)
  • Physically disabled learners or “Orang Kelainan Upaya” (OKU) – 50%



Note

  • Financial Options: PTPTN, EPF (account 2), Study Loan from commercial banks, Easy and Flexible Installment Scheme (0% interest), HRDF Fund
  • Payment Modes: Internet Banking, Credit Card, Debit Card, Postal/Money Order.
  • The total fees quoted are based on the minimum expected period to successfully complete the clusterme.
  • Examination fees vary and subject to change based on its format.
  • The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.
  • Repeat candidate (regardless the status) will have to pay 100% fee per credit
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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