Foundation in Arts


Course Duration: 1 Year


This programme is a one year full-time intensive course, to offer students an alternative route to undergraduate course in Science related areas. The Foundation in Science programme positions students for such challenges through education in subjects pertinent to tertiary education in any public or private institution of higher learning. Students gain fundamental knowledge of science that can be extended to their chosen undergraduate course and achieve goals for a brighter future.

Compulsory Subjects

• Communicative English

• Office Application

• Critical Thinking Skills

• Introduction to Malaysian Culture

• Fundamental of Mathematics

Core Subjects

• General English

• Economics for Business

• Introduction to Business Management

• Introduction to Sociology

• Study Skills

• Public Speaking

• Foundation in Statistics

• Introduction to Information Technology

Elective Subjects (Choose 4 Subjects)

Track 1: Accounting & Business

• Accounting 1

• Accounting 2

• Introduction to Marketing

• Introduction to Finance

Track 2: Computer Science / Information Technology

• Programming Logic and Design

• Introduction to Multimedia

• Advance Mathematics

• Algebra

Track 3: Humanities

• Introduction to Mass Communication

• Introduction to Chinese Literature

• Introduction to English Literature

• Introduction to Asian Literature

• Introduction to Malay Culture and Art

• Introduction to Psychology

Track 4: Art & Design

• Drawing Fundamental

• Design Fundamental

• Introduction to Computer Graphic

• Digital Image Processing

Entry Requirement

• SPM / O-Level

Engineering Pathway: 5 credits including Mathematics and 1 Physical Science;

Software Engineering Pathway: 5 credits including 1 Science subject and Additional Mathematics;

Psychology Pathway: 5 Credits in Mathematics and 1 Science subject and passed in English


Engineering Pathway: 3 credits including Mathematics and 1 Physical Science;

Software Engineering Pathway: 3 credits including 1 Science subject and AdvancedMathematics

• Other recognised equivalent qualifications



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