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SYSTEM ANALYSIS AND DESIGN course is an introduction to the concept and the development of information system. The course is designed to acquire the knowledge of system development life cycle. It covers all activities in planning, analyzing, designing and developing information systems including techniques used in software maintenance.
Systems analysis is the process of turning a set of user requirements into a logical system specification. Systems design takes the logical specification and converts it into a set of designs that can then be implemented to create a working application. It includes expanded coverage of data flow diagrams, data dictionary, and process specifications.
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SYSTEM introduces students to the hardware, software and foundation of the basic Information Technology (IT) knowledge and skills necessary for ICT professionals. This course covers the study of personal computer (PC) hardware including PC assembly, installing and connecting peripherals. Student will learn hardware troubleshooting techniques used to identify and rectify computer faults. Student are exposed to the principles and good practices in environmentally sustainable computing and the use of appropriate technologies, methodologies in managing IT environment.
This course is a continuation of foundational knowledge in computer system and technology
which is a part of the requirement in the body of knowledge in Information Technology field.
It is the basic computer machinery skills needed to progress to the next level.
PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS course introduces the fundamental concepts of structured programming and provides a comprehensive introduction to programming for Information Technology majors. Topics include data types, control structures, pointer, structure, functions, arrays and the mechanics of running, testing and debugging. Practical lab sessions will help to develop the skills required to identify the best data and program constructs to solve well-defined problems.
DATABASE DESIGN course engages students to analyze business scenarios and create a data model - a conceptual representation of an organization’s information.
This course culminates with a case study that challenges students to design, implement, and demonstrate a database solution for a business or organization.
INTRODUCTION TO NETWORK is an introductory computer networks
subject and it aims to provide a wide overview of networking and its
technologies such as the seven layers of OSI and TCP/ IP model. This
course also provides students with the knowledge in wireless networking
device and network troubleshooting. Students will get an experience in
troubleshooting and configuration by using networking tools.
BASIC ROUTING TECHNOLOGY course introduces students to the equipment, applications, and protocols in a small network. The course provides knowledge on routing protocols such as Routing Information Protocol (RIP) and single-area Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) protocol which includes VLSM, VLANs and Dynamic Trunking Protocol (DTP). Students also learn about the routing tables and Access Control Lists (ACLs). Students’ skills are developed through hands-on exercises in the laboratory on configuration, installation and troubleshooting a network.
NETWORK DESIGN course aims to develop the skills necessary to design small Enterprise LANs and WANs based on network lifecycle phase. It also provides an introduction to collecting network design requirements, translating those requirements into equipment and protocol needs, and creating a network topology which addresses the needs of the customer. It will also familiarize students with the process to create and implement a design proposal for a customer.
ADVANCED ROUTING course introduces students to the operations of advanced routing protocols in a larger and multi area networks. Students learn how to configure routers for advanced functionality. By the end of this course, students will be able to configure and troubleshoot routers and resolve common issues with OSPF and EIGRP in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks.
CONNECTING WAN course introduces strategies that can be used to systematically design a highly functional network, such as the hierarchical network design model, and appropriate device selections. This course also introduces students to the WAN technologies and network services required by converged applications in a complex network. The course enables students to understand the selection criteria of network devices and WAN technologies to meet network requirements. Students learn how to configure and troubleshoot network devices and resolve common issues with data link protocols. Knowledge and skills are developed to implement virtual private network (VPN) operations in a complex network.
VISUAL PROGRAMMING course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to develop applications in Microsoft Visual Basic .Net for the Microsoft .NET platform. The course focuses on user interface programming structure, language syntax and integration of Visual Basic .NET application development. This course introduces computer programming using the Visual BASIC programming language with object-oriented programming principles. Emphasis is on event-driven programming methods, including creating and manipulating objects, classes, and using object oriented tools such as the class debugger. Upon completion, students should be able to design, code, test and debug at a beginning level.
DATABASE ADMINSTRATION course will help students to develop the database administration capabilities and will discuss how to create and manage database, users, roles and resources. It also gives them in depth knowledge of important features of Oracle database administrator.
INFORMATION SECURITY course provides a foundation in the basic Information Security (IS)
knowledge and skills necessary for ICT professionals. Students are exposed to the principles and good
practices in environmentally sustainable secured computing and the use of appropriate tools and
technologies in managing IS environment.
COMPUTER NETWORK SECURITY course is designed to focus on the overall security processes based on security policy emphasizing on hands-on skills in the areas of secure perimeter, secure connectivity, identity services and intrusion detection.
ETHICAL HACKING course provides technical skills to penetrate networks and/or computer system using the same methods as a hacker. The goal of ethical hackers is to help organizations take preemptive measures against malicious attacks by attacking system themselves, whilst staying within legal limits. This course also introduces students to the professional ethics in which computer professionals apply codes of ethics, ethical issues and standards of good practice within their profession.
This course introduces students to basic web design using HTML (Hypertext Markup Language), CSS
and designing effective web pages; implementing web pages by writing HTML, CSS code and
images, and multimedia; and producing a functional, multi-page website.
CYBERPRENEURSHIP course provides a broad overview of the role of
entrepreneurial thinking and innovation in advancing IT-focused businesses. This
student will examine how these skills can be leveraged to create new IT-driven
businesses as well as to create competitive advantage for existing businesses via new
IT products and services. Students will be introduced to concepts, tools, and principles
of business management including business strategy, finance, marketing, human
resources, and leadership within the context of IT business models.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND PRACTICES is a study on the basic knowledge and understanding of project management. This course also cover the information of the duty of a technician and assistant engineer, concepts of planning, scheduling, construction monitoring and quality assurance in project management. The application of green technology and Microsoft Project for planning and scheduling, characteristics, advantages, disadvantages, and the functions of various types of critical path method will be exposed to the students.
BRICKWORKS AND CONCRETE LABORATORY covers a basic concept of practical works and principles regarding the brickworks and concrete works including the safety exposure in workshop. This course emphasizes the related brick laying using mortar mixing 1:3 and student needed to complete a selected mini project.
As for concrete works the method of statement for concrete which referred is BS1881. The cement to be used throughout the work shall be Portland cement obtained from an approved manufacturers that comply with MS 522. Fine and coarse aggregates shall comply with MS 29. All testing specification were referred by MS EN 206. This course also need students to participate actively in teamwork during the practical activities.
GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS) emphasizes the utilization of computer software, databases and survey technology via hands-on exercises in data collection, data input, data conversion, spatial analysis and map output. The knowledge and skills gained in this course can be applied to work in various industrial sectors, including surveying, mapping, local and regional government, forestry, agriculture, town planning, military, health, business, education and environment.
CADD provides knowledge to produce two-dimensional (2D) and three-dimensional (3D) architectural drawings using CADD software. The course equips the students with CADD commands to set up paper, draw, dimensioning, shading, plotting and produce architectural drawings.
PNEUMATICS & HYDRAULICS provides knowledge and understanding to the importance of pneumatics and hydraulics circuits, equipment and design along with its usage in the industry.
ENGINEERING PLANT TECHNOLOGY provides an introduction to plant technology, such as steam-powered plants, steam turbines, gas turbine plants, diesel power plants, compressed air plants, and water pumps.
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH FOR ENGINEERING course is
designed to impart understanding of the self-regulatory concepts and provisions
under the Occupational Safety & Health Act (OSHA). This course presents the
responsibilities of workers in implementing and complying with the safety
procedures at work. Understanding of notifications of accidents, dangerous
occurrence, poisoning and diseases and liability for offences will be imparted upon
students. This course will also provide an understanding of the key issues in OSH
Management, Incident Prevention, Fire Safety, Hazard Identification Risk Control
and Risk Assessment (HIRARC), Workplace Environment and Ergonomics and
guide the students gradually into this multi-disciplinary science.
CAD/CAM explains the theory and basic of coding languages, structures and the use of CAD/CAM systems for generating and verifying tool path. The students will learn how to use CAD/CAM software to design an object, produce a code and simulate machining. Besides, students will also be exposed to modern manufacturing system as well as Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS), Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) and Reverse Engineering (RE).
ELECTRONIC SYSTEM covers knowledge on basics of electronic concepts and digital systems. The course emphasizes on the electrical characteristics and properties of semiconductor materials, operation of linear DC power supplies, amplifier circuits and sinusoidal wave oscillator circuits.
THERMOFLUIDS provides student to the basic concepts of thermodynamics and fluids mechanics into one integrated course. This course emphasizes on concepts of conceptual principles in thermofluids, fluid applications, properties of pure substances, first and second law of thermodynamics. This course also provides knowledge and understanding of theory, concepts and application of principles to solve problems related to thermofluids processes
PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS course provides the skills necessary for the effective of application of computation and computer programming in engineering applications. Students will develop their programming skills through a variety of assignments and labs and by reviewing case studies and example programs. The learning outcome is proficiency in writing small to medium programs in a procedural programming language.
COMPUTER NETWORK FUNDAMENTALS introduce students to the concepts
and principles of data transmission and computer networks. This course enables
students to correctly use standard terminology in describing the main Local Area
Network (LAN) topologies, hardware and software components used in networking.
This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to build a network
infrastructure using copper cabling, and wireless devices wisely. Students also learn
to troubleshoot and secure the network.
EMBEDDED SYSTEM APPLICATIONS cover the basic concept and application of
microcontroller system based on Peripheral Interface Controller (PIC)
microcontroller. Students will learn software and hardware development on
PIC16F/PIC18F microcontroller development system and understand how to do
interfacing with external devices using suitable internal chip features. Students are
exposed to the new Microcontroller Unit (MCU) simulation software such as Proteus
CMOS VLSI Layout Design course introduces the student to the design of CMOS VLSI layout. The contents include the knowledge of integrated circuit fabrication process, layout quality, full chip integration and tape out
DATABASE SYSTEM course offers a comprehensive coverage of basic concept and application of data manipulation. Student will learn the fundamental concepts and techniques for designing and developing database and manipulating data using Structured Query Language (SQL).
INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA APPLICATION exposes students to the process of creating interactive multimedia presentation including the role and design of multimedia systems which incorporate digital audio, graphics and video, underlying concepts and representations of sound, pictures and video, data compression and transmission, integration of media, multimedia authoring, and delivery of multimedia. Students will produce a final digital interactive multimedia.
SYNOPSIS: OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH FOR ENGINEERING course is designed to impart understanding of the self-regulatory concepts and provisions under the Occupational Safety & Health Act (OSHA). This course presents the responsibilities of workers in implementing and complying with the safety procedures at work. Understanding of notifications of accidents, dangerous occurrence, poisoning and diseases and liability for offences will be imparted upon students. This course will also provide an understanding of the key issues in OSH Management, Incident Prevention, Fire Safety, Hazard Identification Risk Control and Risk Assessment (HIRARC), Workplace Environment and Ergonomics and guide the students gradually into this multi-disciplinary science.
ENTREPRENEURSHIP focuses on the fundamentals and concept of entrepreneurship in order to inculcate the value and interest in students to choose entrepreneurship as a career. This course can help students to initiate creative and innovative entrepreneurial ideas. It also emphasizes a preparation of a business plan framework through business model canvas.
DIGITAL ELECTRONICS introduces the theories on the basic of digital systems.
This course emphasizes on the digital system fundamentals and applications. This
course mainly covers number systems, code systems, logic gates, Boolean operations,
flip-flops, counters and registers
ELECTRONIC CIRCUITS emphasizes the concept of electronic device applications. The course covers the fundamental of electronic circuit application which include power supply unit, oscillator, operational amplifier, timer, filters and AD/DA converters. The content cover circuit configurations, operation and application of the electronic circuits.
COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FUNDAMENTALS introduces the students to the concepts of communication system. This course covers the principles of communications, analog and digital modulation techniques, multiplexing and transmission medium. It also exposes the students to the basic of data communication system.
TELECOMMUNICATION NETWORK provides students with the basic knowledge of telecommunication network of Next Generation Networks (NGN). This course focuses on NGN architectures, protocols and services, including technologies and regulation. Students are also expose to NGN convergence between the traditional telecommunications and the internet to facilitate voice and data communications.
DATA COMMUNICATION AND NETWORKING exposes the student to the principle of data communication and networking. This course covers basic concept of data communication and networking fundamental for a quality data transmission. Students are expose to Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) Model and Network Protocol. Students are also introduced to Local Area Network and public digital network.
MICROWAVE DEVICES introduces the existence, characteristic and the effect of
electromagnetic wave to the surrounding. This course also focuses on the devices
used in microwave communication system such as waveguide (transmission lines),
basic accessories, sources, microwave antennas as well as the techniques of
measurement used in microwave system.
SATELLITE AND RADAR COMMUNICATION SYSTEM introduces to students the concept of satellite and radar, satellite orbits, space satellite subsystem, satellite communication system, radar fundamentals and different types of radar system. It also covers end to end satellite and radar communication system in various generations and latest technologies.
MEASUREMENT DEVICES introduces students to the basic concept of electrical instrument and measurement. It covers the basic principles of measurement, safety precautions and meter calibration. Students will also use measurement devices such as analogue meters, DC meters, analogue and digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, signal generators and power meters during practical session. This course also covers the basic concept and simple application of DC Bridge.
PROJECT 1 provides knowledge regarding the implementation and development methods of a project based on hardware or software or a combination of hardware and software. This course provides exposure to the project management and finance, techniques to develop project and proposal preparation. The students are allowed to do an individual or group project but will be assessed individually through the project assessment tasks throughout the course.
PROJECT 2 is the continuation of DEE40082 PROJECT 1 course. The course
focuses on methods of circuit construction, testing, troubleshooting, debugging,
repair and also completion of the project which was planned during the previous
semester. This course also requires students to manage an economical engineering
based project, prepare a project report in a given format and deliver a project
presentation at the end of the semester. The students are allowed to do an individual
or group project but will be assessed individually through the project assessment
tasks throughout the course.
SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES introduces students to the basic electronic theories and devices. It covers the fundamentals of electronic devices which includes diodes, bipolar junction transistors and field effect transistors. The content encompasses devices structure to biasing basic applications
AUDIO VIDEO SYSTEMS AND PRODUCTION exposes students to audio video equipment and systems operation which lead to the understanding of audio video material production. The function and basic operation of various audio video equipment such as amplifiers, mixers, microphones, loudspeakers, players, recorders, cameras and monitor displays are taught to the extend where the students would be able to install and operate various audio video systems. The students will also learn the process of video production which involves scriptwriting, audio recording, video shooting and audio video editing
FUNDAMENTAL OF RENEWABLE ENERGY course is aimed to provide students with the knowledge and skills related to meet the demands of the new economy that will rely on the primary source. The focus is on the renewable energy sources such as solar, wind, bio-energy, geothermal, hydroelectric, tidal and fuel cell. The importance and public benefits of renewable energy used and the environmental impact of renewable energy technologies will also be discussed.
ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY course will introduce students to the principles
related to DC electrical circuits. It covers the fundamental laws, theorems and circuit
techniques of the electrical technology basic fundamental. This course also covers
inductor, capacitor, magnetic and electromagnetic circuits.
ELECTRICAL WIRING course exposes students to the various aspects of wiring installation according to the MS IEC 60364 standard. Students will be able to relate theoretical aspect in practical work on electrical wiring during workshop sessions. This course also provides students with the knowledge and skill in doing different types of wiring installation, wiring protection, wiring inspection, wiring testing and sustainable energy practices in electrical wiring.
ELECTRICAL CIRCUITS is designed to provide students with the knowledge related to AC of electrical circuits. It emphasized on the principles of an alternating current AC waveform and sinusoidal steady state circuit analysis. This course also covers the applications of three phase system and operation of various types of transformers.
POWER SYSTEM course will provide students with the concepts of non-renewable
and renewable energy. It also annotate on the environmentally friendly electrical
power generation, transmission, distribution and consumerization of the electrical
POWER ELECTRONICS course is aimed to equip students with the knowledge and skills related to power electronic devices and its application in power conversion. This course also will focus on the operational principle of rectifiers, choppers, inverters and AC voltage controller circuits. Emphasis is given more on producing the output voltage waveforms of the converters.
POWER SYSTEM PROTECTION is aimed to provide students with the knowledge and exposure to the electrical power equipment protection. The course focuses on the common protection system applied to power system network, switching equipment and their operation. This course also introduces the methods of selecting suitable protection equipment based on fault current and apparent power calculations.
MECHANICS OF MATERIALS is about the performance of deformable solids in various materials under the action of different kinds of loads. Thus the main objective of the course will be covers the basic knowledge and to show how to solve problem on simple stress and strain, compound bar, heat stress, shear force, bending in a beam and bending stress when subjected to different type of loads. Once the state of stresses and strains has been established for a particular structure type, the student will be able to evaluate the allowable loads and associated allowable stresses before mechanical failure. Understanding the adequacy of mechanical and structural elements under different loads is essential for the design and safe evaluation of any kind of structure. That is why this course is a major subject in many different engineering careers especially for marine engineering.
INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE 1 provides knowledge about the heat engine
cycle and explanation about internal combustion engine. They will study about the
basic construction, types, methods and functions of internal combustion engine. The
students will also be provided with an understanding about the general problems that
usually occurred to internal combustion engine.