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Bachelor of Information Science (Information System Management) (Hons)

Offered by: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
Exam BodyInternal Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration7 Sem
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
FacultyFaculty of Information Management
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudyCommunication & Broadcasting
Stream RequirementsArts/Science Stream
Course Description

This programme recognises information as a strategic resourse. It is designed to educate and train students with knowledge and skills in managing information. It involves analysing, designing, developing, and managing various types of information systems for identifying, acquiring, organizing, storing, and retrieving as well as disseminating information for users' strategic and competitive purposes.


Semester 1

  • IMC401 Foundation of Information and Communication Technology
  • IMC402 Foundation of Information Management
  • IMC406 Library Skills
  • IMC407 Management of Internet Resources and Services
  • UiTM Requirement
  • Co-Curriculum 1
  • CTU551 Islamic and South-East Asian Civilization 1
  • ELC400 Preparatory College English

Semester 2

  • IMS455 Support Service and Maintenance for Information Systems
  • IMS456 Basic Web Design and Content Management
  • IMS457 Multimedia for Information Professionals
  • UiTM Requirement
  • Co-curriculum II
  • Faculty core
  • MGT400 Introduction to Management
  • IMC451 Organization of Information

Semester 3

  • IMS502 Information Analysis for Decision Making
  • IMS505 Algorithm and Data Structures
  • IMS506 Database Application for Information Management or
  • IMS503 Introduction to e-Commerce
  • Elective / Minor 1
  • Elective / Minor 2
    UiTM Requirement
  • Co-curriculum III
  • ENT530 Principles of Entrepreneurship
  • ELC500 English for Academic Reading
  • CTU555 Sejarah Malaysia
  • TAC401 Introductory to Arabic (Level I)

Semester 4

  • IMS552 Information Systems Management
  • IMS555 Decision Theory
  • IMS556 Information Systems Interaction and Consultation or
  • IMS554 Information Marketing for Information System Department
  • Elective / Minor 3
  • Elective / Minor 4
    UiTM Requirement
  • TAC451 Introductory to Arabic (Level II)
  • ELC590 English for Oral Presentation

Semester 5

  • IMS606 Systems Analysis for Information Management I
  • IMS607 Advanced Web Design and Content Management
  • IMS605 Data Center Operational and Services
  • Elective / Minor 5
  • Elective / Minor 6
    UiTM Requirement
  • TAC501 Introductory to Arabic (Level III)
  • ELC650 English for Professional Interaction

Semester 6

  • IMS654 Information Technology Project Management
  • IMS655 Systems Analysis for Information Management II
  • IMS656 Management of Information Systems Department
  • IMS657 Legal and Ethical Aspects of Information Systems or
  • IMS652 Strategic Information System for Information Professionals
  • Elective / Minor 7
  • Elective / Minor 8
  • Faculty core
  • IMC651 Research Method in Information Science

Semester 7

  • Faculty core
  • IMC690 Industrial Training
Entry Requirements

Fulfill the General Requirement of the University and any other Special Requirement of the Program.

  • STPM Pass Grade C (NGMP 2.00) in any three (3) subjects including General Studies/Papers; and Pass SPM/ Equivalent with Credit in Bahasa Malaysia and English and Pass Mathematics/ Additional Mathematics
  • Diploma of information Management / other Diploma from UiTM or from other institution recognized by Malaysian government
Career Prospects

Graduates will have the opportunity to work in any organization as:

  • Information Systems Executives
  • Information Specialists
  • Information Managers
  • Automation Officers
  • Information Officers
  • Director of Information Centers
  • Information Consultants
  • IT Librarians

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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