Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

(N/523/4/0280) (MQA/PA7717)
BTEC Higher National Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
(XHM 24)

Overview

This Diploma and BTEC Higher National Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering covers a comprehensive range of modules to prepare students for roles in electrical and electronic engineering at the engineering technician level.

The Diplomas focus on the following core units: electronic devices and circuits, engineering mathematics, data communications and microprocessor systems, materials, control systems, programming and decision making skills.

Students are assessed via continuous assignments, tutorials, and written examinations culminating with a final year project. Assessment for BTEC Higher National Diploma will be by assignments only.

Programme Structure

Mode of study

Full-time or part-time

Duration of study

2.5 years (full-time) or 4 years (part-time)

Intake

January, April, August

Course modules

Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
Instrumentation and Measurement Analogue Electronics Industrial training
Proficiency English I Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI)  
Engineering Mathematics I Design  
Introduction to Programming Data Communication and Network  
Pengajian Malaysia 2 Material Science  
Electrical Technology Comparative Religions  
Proficiency English II Microprocessor Systems  
Engineering Mathematics II Control System  
Computer Aided Design Occupational Safety and Health  
Decision Making Skills / Embedded Systems  
Bahasa Kebangsaan A Introduction to Visual Programming  
Digital Principle Electric and Electronics Final Project  
Circuit Theory Power System  
Engineering Mathematics III Khidmat Masyarakat  

The above programme modules are for Newbridge Diploma. These module will be adapted for BTEC Higher National Diploma.

Entry Requirement

SPM / O-Level  3 credits (Grade C or above) including Mathematics and 1 subject related to Science/Technical/ Vocational and a pass in English
UEC  3 credits (Grade B or above) including Mathematics and 1 subject related to Science/Technical/ Vocational and a pass in English
STPM  Pass STPM with passes in Mathematics, English and 1 subject related to Science/Technical/ Vocational at SPM level
Certificate Level 3 (MQF)
  1.  Pass Certificate in Engineering/ Engineering Technology or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.00
  2. Pass Certificate in Vocational and Technical/Skills or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 with one credit at SPM level and working experience in the related industry for one year or at least participated in bridging programme” for one semester

 

Pathway

Career prospects

Engineering technicians in the field of design and development of electrical and electronic devices, computer systems development, communication engineering, industrial electronic, technical support engineers, production and service engineers.

Progression to degree programmes

The Diploma and BTEC Higher National Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering enable students to progress to second year Bachelor degree courses in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or related fields at selected local universities or universities in Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia and the United Kingdom.

Programme Fee

Tuition fees :    RM 19,000

Other fees :      RM 1,500

Deposit :          RM 500 Refundable

BTEC :            £ 250 (initial registration)

BTEC :            £ 20 (Annual Fee for subsequent year)