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Hazwani Bt Mohd Mohadis

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Visual Informatics) - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Human-Computer Interaction with Ergonomics - Masters Degree, University College London
  • Netcentric Computing (HONS) - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Teknologi Mara
  • Netcentric Computing (HONS) - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Teknologi Mara

Hazwani Bt Mohd Mohadis (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus


Other's position:

Academic Advisor, Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology

Expert Profile

Hazwani binti Mohd Mohadis obtained her BSc (Hons) Netcentric Computing from Universiti Teknologi MARA in 2010. For her excellent achievement during undergraduate degree, she was awarded with Vice Chancellor Award during the 73th UiTM Convocation. She then was awarded by Public Service Department (JPA) with a scholarship under Program Pelajar Cemerlang (PPC) to further her study in University College London. Upon returning from London, she then pursue her PhD in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) beginning February 2013.
Upon completion of her PhD, she joined IIUM as a lecturer starting September 2016. She is currently a lecturer at Department of Information System, Kulliyyah of Information Communication Technology (KICT), International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). Her main research interest is in the area of human computer interaction, user-centred design, user experience, usability engineering, interaction design, persuasive technology and behaviour change support system.

Area of Specialisation

  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Emergent Information Technology ~ Human Computer Interaction (HCI) - Persuasive technology, persuasive system design, behaviour change support system

Teaching Responsibilities

FINAL YEAR PROJECT I 2020/2021 2019/2020 2017/2018
FINAL YEAR PROJECT II 2020/2021 2019/2020
HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION 2020/2021 2017/2018 2016/2017 2018/2019
HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION AND DESIGN 2018/2019 2017/2018 2019/2020
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 2017/2018 2016/2017 2019/2020

Research Projects

2017 - 2020 Factors Influencing the Perceived Acceptance of Smartphone Application for Clinical Skills Enhancement among Nursing Students
2019 - Present An Integrated Persuasive Behaviour Change Framework based on Maqasid Al-Shariah for Municipal Solid Waste Disposal

Award & Recognition

29 Aug, 2019 Gold Medal - Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) National



2020 Challenges and limitations in secure software development adoption - A qualitative analysis in Malaysian software industry prospect. Indian journal of Sciences and Technology, 13 (26) pp. 2601-2608
2020 Factors influencing adoption of cryptocurrency-based transaction from an Islamic perspective. Global Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 20 (4) pp. 21-32
2020 Islamic approach toward purification of transaction with cryptocurrency. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, 98 (6) pp. 1050-1067
2019 Challenges of self-directed clinical skill learning: experience among undergraduate nursing students in Malaysia. Universal Journal of Educational Research, 7 (12A) pp. 60-67
2019 Mobile-based interventions in nursing education among undergraduate nursing students: An analysis. International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE), 8 (9S3) pp. 1336-1343
2019 Users perception of cryptocurrency system application from the Islamic views. International Journal on Islamic Applications in Computer Science And Technology, 7 (1) pp. 13-25
2016 Designing a persuasive physical activity application for older workers: Understanding end- user perceptions. Behaviour and Information Technology, 35 (12) pp. 1102-1114
2016 Motivators and barriers for physical activity in older workers: a socio-ecological exploration. Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine, 16 (3) pp. 261-266
Conference or Workshop Item

2018 Smartphone application for physical activity enhancement at workplace: would office workers actually use It?. In: 2018 International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M),
2016 Designing persuasive application to encourage physical activity at workplace among older workers. In: 6th International Conference on Digital Information and Communication Technology and Its Applications (DICTAP 2016),
2015 Using socio-ecological model to inform the design of persuasive applications. In: CHI EA '15 Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems,
2015 Web-based physical activity interventions for older adults: A review. In: 4th International Visual Informatics Conference, IVIC 2015,
2014 A study of smartphone usage and barriers among the elderly. In: 2014 3rd International Conference on User Science and Engineering (i-USEr),