Curriculum | Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
» ACADEMIC » Postgraduate » Curriculum

Curriculum

PROGRAMME BY RESEARCH 

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PHD)

PROGRAMME REQUIREMENT (STARTING FROM FIRST SEMESTER 2023/2024 INTAKE)

A) Credits Requirement

 A PhD student is required to register and pass six (6) credit hours of courses:

  1. A research methodology course; and
  2. Any course listed by the Faculty

 

B) Other Requirements

1. SPS 6903 Seminar
2. Comprehensive Examination
3. SPS 6999 Doctoral Research
4. Literature Review Seminar


MASTER OF SCIENCE

PROGRAMME REQUIREMENT

A) Credits Requirement

A Master student is required to register and pass six (6) credit hours of courses:

  1. A research methodology course; and
  2. Any course listed by the Faculty

 

B)Other Requirements

1. SPS 5903 Seminar
2. SPS 5999 Master Research
3. Literature Review Seminar



PROGRAMME BY COURSEWORK

1) MASTER OF COMPUTER SCIENCE (NEW)

PROGRAMME REQUIREMENT

Credits Requirement for Graduation
In order to graduate, students must have achieved at least 40 credits. The minimum cumulative average is 3.000. The minimum credits distribution for this programme is as follows:

Compulsory courses                       21 credits
Dissertation                                  10 credits
Elective courses                              9 credits
TOTAL                                         40 credits

COMPULSORY COURSES (ALL)

1. SSK5090 Research Methods in Computer Science         
2. SSK5212 Big Data Technology       
3. SSK5210 Empirical Methods in Computer Science           
4. SSK5221 Internet of Things           
5. SSK5500 Security in Computing           
6. SSK5603 Machine Learning
7. SKR5306 Advanced Computer Networks              

DISSERTATION

1. SSK5989 Dissertation

ELECTIVE COURSES
Choose three (3) courses only:
1. SKR5302 Advance Distributed Computing
2. SKR5308 Real-Time Systems
3. SKR5501 Performance Modeling of Communication Networks
4. SKM5301 Advanced Computer Graphics
5. SKM5303 Computer Vision
6. SSK5606 Advanced Natural Language Processing
7. SSK5608 Evolutionary Computing
8. SSK5611 Massive Data Mining
9. SSK5251 Data Analysis and Statistical Inference
10. SSK5102 Big Data Computing
11. SSK5220 Cyber-Physical Systems Modeling
12. SSL5223 Pervasive Computing for Cyber-Physical System
        


2) MASTER OF INFORMATION SECURITY

PROGRAMME REQUIREMENT

Credits Requirement for Graduation
In order to graduate, students must complete at least 40 credits. The minimum cumulative average is 3.000. The minimum credit distribution for this program is as follows:

Core Modules   24 Credits
Project paper   10 Credits
Field Electives  6 Credits
TOTAL          40 credits

CORE MODULES (COMPULSORY) ALL

1. SSK5090 Research Methods In Computer Science
2. SSK5207 Cyber law and Ethics
3. SSK5500 Security in Computing
4. SSK5506 Information Security Management
5. SSK5502 Penetration Testing
6. SSK5505 Internet Security and Cloud Computing
7. SSK5503 Cryptography and Security Protocol
8. SSK5508 Computer Forensic and Investigation

PROJECT PAPER

1. SSK5991 Project

FIELD ELECTIVES
Choose two (2) courses only:
1. SSK5511 Software Security
2. SSK5509 Trusted Computing
3. SSK5512 Steganography and Digital Watermarking
4. SSK5514 Intrusion Detection System
5. SSK5513 Public Key Cryptography
6. SSK5529 Cryptanalysis
7. SSK5537 Blockchain Technology
8. SSK5800 Special Topic in Information Security


3) MASTER OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING


PROGRAMME REQUIREMENT

Credits Requirement for Graduation
In order to graduate, students must complete at least 40 credits. The minimum cumulative average is 3.000. The minimum credit distribution for this program is as follows:

Core Modules   21 Credits
Project paper   10 Credits
Field Electives    9 Credits
TOTAL           40 credits


CORE MODULES (COMPULSORY) ALL

1. SSE5091  Empirical Research Methods for Software Engineering
2. SSE5203  Project Management For Software Construction
3. SSE5204  Software Development Methodology
4. SSE5302  Requirements Engineering
5. SSE5206  Software Measurement
6. SSE5207  Software Engineering Models and Methods
7. SSE5304  Software Testing

PROJECT PAPER

1. SSE5991 Project

FIELD ELECTIVES
Choose two (2) courses only:
1. SSE5205  Software Architecture and Design
2. SSE5305  Web Engineering
3. SSE5301  User Experience Design
4. SSE5401  Model-based Testing
5. SSE5208  Software Security Engineering
6. SSK5500  Security in Computing
7. SSK5505  Cloud Computing Security
8. SSK5507  Cryptography and Security Protocol
9. SSE5402  Real-Time Software Engineering
10. SSK5220 Cyber-Physical Systems Modeling
11. SSK5221 Internet of Things
12. SSK5223 Pervasive Computing for Cyber-Physical System
13. SSE5209  Artificial Intelligence in Software Engineering
14. SSK5603  Machine Learning
15. SSK5606  Advance Natural Language Processing
16. SSK5608  Evolutionary Computing
17. SSE5213  Big Data Engineering
18. SSE5403  Cloud-based Software Engineering
19. SSK5102  Big Data Computing
20. SSK5121 Big Data Technology

4) MASTER IN COMPUTER NETWORK

 

PROGRAMME REQUIREMENT


Credits Requirement for Graduation
In order to graduate, students must complete at least 40 credits. The minimum cumulative average is 3.000. The minimum credit distribution for this program is as follows:

Core Modules     21 Credits
Project paper     10 Credits
Field Electives      9 Credits
TOTAL               40 credits


CORE MODULES (COMPULSORY) ALL

  1. SKR5090 Research Methods in Computer Network
  2. SKR5201 Network and Communication Security
  3. SKR5302 Advanced Distributed Computing
  4. SKR5307 Communication Technology and Network
  5. SKR5401 Wireless Pervasive Computing
  6. SKR5406 Cloud Computing Architecture
  7. SKR5501 Performance Modeling of Communication Networks

 

PROJECT PAPER

     1. SKR5988 Project

FIELD ELECTIVES
Choose three (3) courses only:

  1. SKR5308 Real Time Systems
  2. SKR5400 Distributed High-Performance Computing
  3. SKR5403 Quantum Computing
  4. SKR5407 Software Defined Network
  5. SKR5408 Big Data Distributed System Architecture





 

 

 

-

 

 

Updated:: 27/09/2023 [haris_harun]

MEDIA SHARING

Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan
03-9769 6501
03-9769 6576
WWLcVAu~