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Foundation Studies (Art and Technology)

Foundation Studies (Art and Technology)

Programme Information

Qualification

Foundation

Duration

1 Year 1months

Intake

January, March, May, July, September, October

Tuition Fee

RM 20470

Overseas Program

Not Available

Location

Selangor

Overview

The UOW Malaysia KDU’s Foundation Studies (Art and Technology) is a one-year multidisciplinary foundation program aimed at preparing students for further study in the fields of

  • Game development
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Computing
  • Hospitality

This flexible program ensures students are grounded with a strong grasp of core subjects according to their choice of programs at degree level, as well as a variety of other subjects to give them a broad-based education platform. It also helps them to explore new methods and ideas, as well as skills and concepts, to encourage independent and critical thinking. Upon completion, students will be able to articulate seamlessly into various degree programs, offered at UOW Malaysia KDU.

Entry Requirements

Academic Qualification

  • SPM / O Levels: Min. 5 Credits (5Cs)
  • UEC: Min. 3 Credits (3Bs)
  • Home Schooling with SAT: Pass Year 11 and SAT score of 1050 over 1600

English Requirement

  • Local Student: Credit (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O-Levels English)
  • International Student: Band 4.0 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)

Notes

  • If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at UOW Malaysia KDU.

Course Outline

Core

Total of 17 modules
(6 compulsory modules)

  • Creative Studies
  • Fundamentals of Information Technology
  • Critical Writing and Research Skills
  • Introduction to Communication
  • Introduction to Business
  • Introduction to Sociology

Stream

Game Art / Game Design / Digital Media
(7 modules)

  • Design Practice
  • Design Studies
  • Media Appreciation
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Drawing 1&2
  • Introduction to Management

Game Technology / Computing

  • Design Studies
  • Information System
  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Mathematics 1, 2 & 3
  • Programming Logic and Design
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Introduction to Marketing

Business / Communication / Hospitality/ Law
(7 modules)

  • Information System
  • Introduction to Management
  • Statistic
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Fundamental of Contract Law
  • Fundamental of English Legal System
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Media Appreciation

MPU

  • Pengajian Malaysia 1 (Malaysian Students)
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International Students)
  • Cultural Studies
  • Study Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan A*

Notes

Bahasa Kebangsaan A is compulsory for all Malaysian students

  • without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia.
  • without SPM Bahasa Malaysia (applicable to students from UEC, O Level, or other equivalent programmes)

Programme Information

Qualification

Foundation

Duration

1 Year 1months

Intake

January, March, May, July, September, October

Tuition Fee

RM 20470

Overseas Program

Not Available

Location

Selangor