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Foundation in Arts

Foundation in Arts

Programme Information

Qualification

Foundation

Duration

1 Year 1months

Intake

January, March, June, September

Tuition Fee

RM 14600

Overseas Program

Not Available

Location

Penang

Overview

The Foundation program equips students with the necessary fundamental knowledge to pursue their university studies. This flexible program ensures students are grounded with a strong grasp of core subjects, as well as a variety of other subjects to give them a broad-based educational platform. It also helps them to explore new methods and ideas, as well as skills and concepts, to encourage independent and critical thinking.

Entry Requirements

Academic Qualification

  • SPM / GCE O Level: 5 Credits
  • UEC: 3 Credits (Min. B6)

English Requirement

  • Local Student: Pass (English at SPM level or equivalent)
  • International Student: Band 4 in IELTS; or a min score of 30 (IBT) or 397 (PBT) in TOEFL; or Cambridge English CAE & CPE (from 2015) (140); or PTE Academic (36); or MUET Band 2; or UOW Malaysia KDU English Entrance Test (60)

Course Outline

Core

Semester 1

  • English Grammar and Usage
  • Study Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Mathematics 1
  • Public Speaking Skills
  • Principles of Management

Semester 2

  • Advanced English Course
  • Statistics
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Introduction to Business
  • Introduction to Mass Communication

Semester 3

  • Electives
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Economics
  • Writing and Research Skills
  • Introduction to Computing and IT

Electives

Law / Humanities

  • Introduction to Law

IT / Computer Science

  • Mathematics 2

Programme Information

Qualification

Foundation

Duration

1 Year 1months

Intake

January, March, June, September

Tuition Fee

RM 14600

Overseas Program

Not Available

Location

Penang