Diploma In Forensic Computing

Forensic data analysis is the process of retrieving and discovering
digital evidence that may not be apparent or even completely
concealed. With the availability of data mining techniques, the
process may also include intelligent prediction of events, and
attack-pattern recognition. Several data analysis programmes
and tools are available in the market. This helps users and
students to gain extensive knowledge either from open sources or
from commercial sites. Hence, the Forensic Computing programme
opens an avenue to students to gain competitive employment upon
graduation.

Duration

2 ½  Years

Job Prospects & Sector

  • Forensics Counsellor
  • System Programmer
  • System Engineer
  • Forensics Engineer
  • Forensics Lab Assistant
  • Lab Technician
  • Forensics Data Entry Operator
  • Software Engineer
  • System Analyst
  • Networking Engineer
  • Digital Communication Administrator
  • Network Security
  • Cryptologic Technician

Program structure

  • Introduction to Computer
  • Fundamental Data Base
  • English for Academic Purposes 1
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Architecture
  • English for Academic Purposes 2
  • Law of Computing
  • Introduction to Computer
  • Forensics
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Statistics
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Industrial Training
  • Digital Media Ethics
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Operating Systems & Security
  • File System Analysis
  • Digital Investigation
  • Ethics & Moral Professional
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan
  • Network Security
  • Object Oriented Software
  • Development
  • Digital Evidence
  • Data Warehousing & Business
  • Intelligence
  • Cyber Crime & Investigation

Entry Requirement

A pass in SPM with a minimum of 3 credits including Mathematics.