SCHOOL OF GENERAL AND FOUNDATION STUDIES

GENERAL STUDIES

PROGRAMME INTRODUCTION

The General studies curriculum at AIMST University provides a holistic education for students to master valuable knowledge and lifelong learning skills. These courses are offered to engage students in a wide range of knowledge that transcends the traditional disciplines, thus, equipping an individual to venture effectively in society.

PROGRAMME DETAILS

General Studies subjects (MPU1 – MPU4) are compulsory and is offered to students from all faculties in Year 1 and 2. Students are required to take 10 – 14 credit hours of these subjects. The subjects offered include the following:

Category Degree Programmes Diploma Programmes
MPU 1 Hubungan Etnik Pengajian Malaysia
Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 3
Malaysian Studies (International Students)
Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2(International Students)
MPU 2 Bahasa Kebangsaan A (For students without a credit in BM in SPM) Bahasa Kebangsaan A (For students without a credit in BM in SPM)
Critical Thinking Introduction to Communication
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Introduction to Communication
MPU 3 Sociological Perspectives Moral Studies
General Psychology Islamic Studies
Introduction to Philosophy
Moral Studies
Islamic Studies
MPU 4 Research Research
Campaigns Campaigns
Promotion of Products Promotion of Products
Projects Projects
Activities Activities
University English Papers English for Specific Academic Purposes English I
English for Professional Purposes English II
English III

COURSE ASSESSMENT

Category Continuous Assessment (%) Examination (%)
U1 50 50
U2 50 50
U3 50 50
U4 100% -
Condition to award a degree Compulsory to take and pass with at least 50% or a grade C
COURSES