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English Language Cluster

English Language Cluster

English Language Cluster

 

PPIB course registration in Language Cluster is divided into two categories according to the students’ Malaysian University English Test (MUET) results:

 

MUET Band 1 and 2:       

Four (4) English language modules at foundation level [eight(8) credit  hours)

 

MUET Band 3 (Total Marks 140-159):

Four (4) English language modules at foundation level [eight(8) credit  hours)

 

MUET Band 3 (Total Marks 160-179):

Three (3) levels of any  local / foreign language [six (6) credit hours] and one (1) level of advanced English

Language Module [two (2) credit hours]

 

MUET Band 4, 5, and 6:

Three (3) levels of any  local / foreign language [six (6) credit hours] and one (1) level of advanced English

Language Module [two (2) credit hours]

 

 

Table 2.1 : List of English Language Courses register by students who obtained MUET Band 1, Band 2 and Band 3 (Total Marks 140-159)

 

       STREAM

 

SEMESTER

CODE AND COURSES NAME

ART

SCIENCE

I

UB00102

COMMUNICATIVE ENGLISH GRAMMAR

UB00202

ORAL COMMUNICATION IN ENGLISH

II

UB00202 

ORAL COMMUNICATION IN ENGLISH

UB00102 

COMMUNICATIVE ENGLISH GRAMMAR

III

UB00302

READING AND WRITING IN ENGLISH

UB00702

 ENGLISH FOR OCCUPATIONAL PURPOSES

IV

UB00702

 ENGLISH FOR OCCUPATIONAL PURPOSES

UB00302 

READING AND WRITING IN ENGLISH

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

8

8

* Students must pass with an average of C grade for the whole of English course, to qualify student’s graduation

 

 

 

Table 2.2: List of Foreign and Local Language Courses register by students who obtained MUET Band 3 (Total Marks 160-179) ,Band 4, Band 5 and Band 6

 

 

SEMESTER

LOCAL/FOREIGN LANGUAGE COURSE

CREDIT HOURS

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

I

Beginner 1

2

6

II

Beginner 2

2

III

Beginner 3

2

ATAU

I

Advanced 1

2

II

Advanced 2

2

III

Advanced  3

2

AND

2

KURSUS BAHASA INGGERIS

IV

UB00402 Academic Reading and Writng

2

                        ATAU

 

UB00502 English For Research Purposes

2

ATAU

UB00602 Grammar In Context

2

ATAU

UB02002 English for Employment

2

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED

8

 

 

Advanced English Courses

 

The registration of Advanced English Language course is only specified for selected program of certain faculties.

 

  • Faculty of Engineering - [ All HK Programs]
  • Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Heritage [International Relations Program (HA15)]
  • Faculty of Psychology and Education [TESL Program (HT06)]

 

 

Table 2.3: List of Advanced English Language Courses for Engineering, International Relations and TESL Students who obtained MUET Band 3 (Total Marks 160 - 179), Band 4, Band 5 and Band 6.

 

Program

Code and Course

Total Credit Hours

Semester 1

Semester 2

Semester 3

Semester 4

Engineering

(HK01, HK02, HK03, HK08, HK20)

UB00602

Grammar In Context

UB00402

Academic Reading and Writing

UB02002

English for Employment

UB00502

English for Research Purposes

8

 

TESL (HT06) and International Relations (HA15)

UB00402

Academic Reading and Writing

UB00602

Grammar In Context

 

UB00502

English for Research Purposes

UB02002

English for Employment

8

 

The contact hours for each English language course are three (3) hours. It is COMPULSORY for each student to pass the current level of the language course before he/she is allowed to register for the next level.

 

In order to graduate, students must pass their English course with an average of Grade C.