Diploma in Computer Science is a three-year study programme with a specialization in Data Science offered in collaboration with SAS Institute Inc., one of the world's leading data analytics software provider.
Data analytics has played a major role in most organisation's digital transformation story, more so with Industry 4.0 which represents the convergence of various data-driven technologies such as artificial intelligence, intelligent automation, and Internet of Things, enveloping the new global economy.
SEGi KL has formed a partnership with SAS Institute, with both parties agreeing to incorporate SAS technologies and curriculum into the diploma, and expose students to relevant analytic skills such as data collection, storing, analysing, managing, predicting and shaping to help organisations make informed business decisions.
The curriculum will equip them for Industry 4.0 through core subjects such as Big Data Technology and Management, Data Visualisation, Data Science Methodology, Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Introduction to Machine Learning.
Mathematics for Computing
Database Management Systems
Principles of e-Commerce
Web Design and Development
Data Structure and Algorithm
Data Communication and Networking
System Analysis and Design
Object-oriented Development - Elective
Systems Development - Elective
Spark for Data Science
Introduction to Python Programming Language
Data Science Methodology
Big Data Technology and Management
Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
Introduction to Machine Learning
i. Passed Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / O-Level with at least credits in 3 subjects which include Mathematics, or other equivalent passes; or
ii. Passed Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM), with minimum 1 C Grade (GP 2.00) in any subjects or other equivalent passes, with a credit in Mathematics in SPM or equivalent; or
iii. Passed Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with minimum 1 Maqbul Grade with credit in Mathematics in SPM or equivalent; or
iv. Passed Unified Examination Certification (UEC) with minimum B Grade in subjects including Mathematics; or
v. Passed Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Level 3 with credit in Mathematics in SPM or equivalent; or
vi. Passed Vocational Certification/Community College Certification in a related course, or equivalent, and
vii. Passed any equivalent qualification with certification (KKM, Level 3) with credit in Mathematics in SPM or equivalent; or
viii. Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government.
Candidate without credit in Mathematics in SPM or equivalent will still be considered if the Certificate programme contains a subject in Mathematics equivalent to the Mathematics subject in SPM. Candidate with credit in computer science in SPM or equivalent could be prioritised.