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(30 m) 2 years 6 months
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Location of Study:
Kuala Lumpur
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Full Time
Awarding University:
Kaula Lumpur Metropolitan University College

Diploma in Network Technology

  Institution: Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College

Field Of Study:
Computing, Technology & IT
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Programme Description
The Diploma in Network Technology is a two and a half years programme designed to provide essential computer network knowledge for students. The programme focuses on developing basic skills to equip students with adequate knowledge in IT & networking, competencies in Windows and Linux server operating system. For the first year, students will learn about the PC Competency, Fundamentals of Database, Basic Programming, Basic Networking and Client OS. This is followed by knowledge enhancement in RDMS, Network OS, PC Hardware, LAN Switching & Wireless Network, Server Security and Windows Server Network Infrastructure in the second year. On completion, students should be able to provide technical support for user desktops, local area networks, and client-server operating system.
Programme Aims
To prepare students for the tasks in networking, LAN, WAN, protocols, topologies, transmission media & security
To train students to be able to setup, configure, maintain, troubleshoot and manage server operating systems and network systems
To equip students with the knowledge of intranet, internet, firewall and TCP/IP
To arm students with knowledge in computer security, protection and maintaining integrity of data
To train students to recover data from a major security breach
Career Prospects
This programme prepares a graduate for the challenges as a network & computer system support, computer & network technician, network administrator, assistant network engineer, customer and assistant project manager.

DURATION: 8 Semesters

Key Subjects

Reading, Vocabulary & Grammar 1 & 2
Contemporary Business
PC Competency
Computer in Business
Database Fundamentals
Introduction to e-Business
Web Essentials
Effective Communication Skills/ Principles of Morals and Ethics
Fundamental of Programming
Fundamental of Networking
Mathematics for Computing
Client Operating System
Customer Support and Workskills
Introduction to e-Commerce
Database Concepts
Parenting Issues/Creative Problem Solving/The Precepts of Islam
Introduction to Wireless Networking
PC Hardware and Operating System 1 & 2
Open Source Client Operating System
Data Communication & Networking
Network Diagnostic & Design
Drama and Role-Play in English
Server Operating System
Basic Academic Reading and Writing
Windows Server Active Directory
Routers and Routing Protocols
Introduction to Network Security
Social & Human Skills Project
Essential Business Communication Skills
Windows Server Network Infrastructure
Wireless Network Technologies
Wireless Network Security
Mobile Network
Industrial Training


SPM/SPMV with 3 credits inclusive of Mathematics
Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least Grade B in 3 subjects inclusive of Mathematics
Other equivalent subjects/qualifications from a recognised institution of higher learning
Note: Specific programmes require certain subjects or other/ additional qualifications to be eligible.

Source :  Kaula Lumpur Metropolitan University College