COMPARISON IN INFORMATION SYSTEM MANAGEMENT PROGRAM BETWEEN UiTM (UNIVERSITY TEKNOLOGI MARA) AND SWINBURNE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
Program of Information System Management in UiTM
Bachelor of Science Information System Management (Hons) is the program that recognizes information as a strategic resource. It is designed to educate and train students with knowledge and skills in managing information. It involves analyzing, 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.
Program of Information Communication and Technology in Swinburne University of Technology
The Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology program is a three-year course of study that combines studies in software development, business information system and computer networks. The program has flexible structure allowing students to choose from a number of computing majors, co-majors, minors and advanced minors. Computing majors are available in the areas of Software Technology and Network Design and Security. The course will suit those students who are seeking general Information and Communication Technology program with flexible outcomes, or those who have not decided which area of ICT specialize in Eligible student will be able to select from any co-major or minor offered by the university.
1.2 DEFINITION OF TERM
The term of Information System Management (ISM) in UiTM is the process of managing the various types of information systems for identifying, acquiring, organizing, storing, and retrieving as well as disseminating information for users’ strategic and competitive purposes. Besides that, for the Information and Communication Technology in Swinburne University of Technology is to provide graduates with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to be an ICT professional with particular skills in a chosen area.
1.3 ISSUES AND PROBLEMS
1.3.1 Ethical issues in information system/technology
There are a number of ethical issues surrounding information technology. Among the many are plagiarism, piracy, hacking, viruses, and computer crime and so on. All these pose great debate to the field of information technology on whether what's wrong and right. So, the academic institutions must provide the syllabus about the Ethic in Information System/ Technology.
1.3.2 Professional issues in Information system/technology
In this term of issues, it is well-known about the professional issues. The professional issue is about the job prospect. It will enable students to explore a range of social, legal ethics and business issues that ICT professionals face in their careers. For those students who do not explore what capabilities they have, upcoming job requirements are low because their own results that students who are unable to meet these needs
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