Foundation Studies (Art and Technology)

Multidisciplinary. Flexible.
Stimulating independence and creativity.

 

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.

Program information

The challenging world of business is more demanding now than ever. Managing changes, crisis, risks and human resource demands creativity and speed in getting solutions to problems. A good foundation in the fundamentals of management is crucial. Entrepreneurial skills are no longer an option but a requisite. Choosing a relevant business degree with all the requirements is essential. At UOW Malaysia KDU, our business degrees provide you with no less than what you require to succeed in the world of international business.

 

EMPLOYABILITY
The Business School prides itself on the highest standard of teaching, research and our close links to industry, all of which lead to the development of high caliber graduates with employability.

 

CURRICULUM DISTINCTIVENESS
The Business school curriculum connects with the world of commerce aiming to maximise employment for our graduates. Our academic staff are research active and engage in industry, which contribute and enhance the students learning experience.

 

PROFESSIONAL PERSPECTIVE
The School increases the engagement of students in their own education by having students put their learning into practice. Our students are actively involved in testing their business acumen with enterprising schemes and entrepreneurial projects, all of which contribute to preparing you for the business environment.

Duration
1 year
Program Location
UOW Malaysia KDU University College, Utropolis Glenmarie
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)

Intake dates

2021

15 January 8 March 31 March 28 May 12 July 10 September 25 October
Estimated fees
Local students

RM20,470

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International students

RM27,220

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Notes

* Terms and Conditions Apply
* Instalment Payment Plan Available

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.

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