Undergraduate Program

Bachelor Of Computer Science with Honours in Software Engineering

Programme Description

The programme aims to produce graduates with knowledge and skills in computer science and software engineering. Students will be exposed to and trained in the fundamentals of computer systems as well as the advancement of technologies in the field of computer science.

The courses offered include computer programming, object-oriented programming, software quality and testing, human computer interaction, theory of computation, operating system, artificial intelligence, final year project, to name a few.

Apart from technical skills, students will be exposed to the soft skills through courses offered. In the final year, students will involve in a computer software development project under the supervision of academic personnel. Their also need to undergo industrial training during their final semester.

Programme Info

Bachelor Of Computer Science with Honours in Software Engineering

Programme code: HC 00


Campus: UMS Kota Kinabalu

Career Prospect

Software Engineer

Application Software

System Software

Database Administrator

Computer System Analyst

Computer Support Specialist

Programme Objectives

  • Unite theory (Knowledge) with practice (Practical Skills), be prepared and motivated to engage in lifelong learning (Information management and lifelong learning skills), and have a solid foundation in mathematics and science.
  • Be productive practitioners skilled in applying engineering process and practice to software components and systems (Thinking and scientific skills).
  • Be proficient in oral and written communication (Communication skills), able to demonstrate leadership skills in developing software (Leadership Skills) and actively demonstrate teamwork, professional and ethical responsibility (Social Skills, Teamwork and Responsibilities).
  • Have a broad perspective on computing and Network Engineering, allowing them to demonstrate entrepreneurship and managerial skills in Network Engineering (Management and Entrepreneurship).

Programme Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of essential facts, concepts, principles and theories relating to Software Engineering (Knowledge).
  • Apply appropriate methodologies, models and techniques that provide a basis for analysis, design, development, test and implementation, evaluation, maintenance and documentation of a large scale software system (Practical skills).
  • Demonstrate teamwork, responsibilities, interpersonal and social skills (Social skills and responsibilities).
  • Ethics, professionalism and humanities (Ethics, professionalism and humanities).
  • Communicate effectively with peers, clients, superiors, and society at large and demonstrate leadership skills in Software Development (Communication, leadership and team skills).
  • Utilize relevant techniques and demonstrate analytical and critical thinking skills in problem solving related to software design and development (Scientific methods, critical thinking and problem solving skills).
  • Apply skills and principles of lifelong learning in academic and career development (Lifelong learning and information management.
  • Entrepreneurship and managerial skills in Software Engineering (Entrepreneurship and managerial skills).
Benefits
Self Development
Spirituality
Alumni

Why Choose UMS?

Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) is an institution of higher education that produces human resources, experts and professionals in a variety of fields with the focus on the quality of graduates, quality of institutions, and quality of the overall system.

With the vision to strive to be an innovative university of global standing, UMS strives to achieve academic excellence and international recognition through its attention to learning and teaching, research and publications, social services and balance in knowledge specialization.

Why Choose UMS?

Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) is an institution of higher education that produces human resources, experts and professionals in a variety of fields with the focus on the quality of graduates, quality of institutions, and quality of the overall system.

With the vision to strive to be an innovative university of global standing, UMS strives to achieve academic excellence and international recognition through its attention to learning and teaching, research and publications, social services and balance in knowledge specialization.

Why Choose UMS?

Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) is an institution of higher education that produces human resources, experts and professionals in a variety of fields with the focus on the quality of graduates, quality of institutions, and quality of the overall system.

With the vision to strive to be an innovative university of global standing, UMS strives to achieve academic excellence and international recognition through its attention to learning and teaching, research and publications, social services and balance in knowledge specialization.

Why Choose UMS?

Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) is an institution of higher education that produces human resources, experts and professionals in a variety of fields with the focus on the quality of graduates, quality of institutions, and quality of the overall system.

With the vision to strive to be an innovative university of global standing, UMS strives to achieve academic excellence and international recognition through its attention to learning and teaching, research and publications, social services and balance in knowledge specialization.

Why Study Here?

UMS prioritizes the personal growth of its students, resulting in greater innovation and productivity for the benefit of society and the nation as a whole.

UMS is committed to education transformation to fulfill the core aspirations outlined in the Malaysia Education Blueprint 2015–2025 (Higher Education) in preparing Malaysia’s youth to thrive in the complex and ever-changing future.

Our mission is to ensure the provision of relevant, innovative, and holistic teaching and learning experiences for all.