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Course Fees and Duration

Course Duration:
(12 m) 12 month(s)
Course Tuition Fees:
Course Miscellanous Fees:

Placing

Area:
Miri
Location of Study:
Sarawak
Full Time/Part Time:
Not applicable
Awarding University:
Curtin University

Foundation Studies (Commerce and Arts Stream)

  Institution: Curtin University

Field Of Study:
Accounting & Finance, Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
Level Of Study:
Pre University
Course Subject:
Commerce
Course Intake:

Programme Description

Major/Stream Overview

This major/stream is part of a larger course. Information is specific to the major/stream, please refer to the course for more information.

This stream is designed to prepare those who wish to undertake further studies in Commerce and Business.

 

Major/Stream Organisation

Major/Stream Learning Outcomes

A graduate of this course can:

1. apply knowledge of core commercial concepts to a range of financial, managerial, operational and human resource tasks

2. think critically or reflectively to analyse problems and generate solutions in simple business-oriented tasks

3. use research skills to access, evaluate and synthesise business information for academic tasks

4. communicate effectively in oral presentations and group discussions and in academic written work

5. use technology concepts and skills applicable to the tertiary learning environment

6. apply self-directed learning strategies within the tertiary learning environment

7. understand core economic principles and their role in the global market

8. recognise and respect the cultural diversity of Malaysia; understand the history of the formation of Malaysia, the main components of its government and the main issues facing its society

9. begin to apply business ethics and leadership qualities in an academic context

COURSE STRUCTURE HRS/WK CREDIT
YEAR 1 SEMESTER 1
313212 v.1 Information Technology 061 4.0 25.0
306859 v.3 Commerce Mathematics 061 4.0 25.0
306824 v.3 Writing and Research Skills 061 4.0 25.0
313211 v.1 Business Management 061 4.0 25.0
313217 v.1 Moral Studies 060 3.0
OR
313219 v.1 Islamic Studies 060 3.0
100.0
YEAR 1 SEMESTER 2
313216 v.1 Malaysian Studies 060 3.0
306845 v.3 Effective Communication Skills 062 4.0 25.0
306871 v.3 Commerce Mathematics 062 4.0 25.0
313220 v.1 Accounting 062 4.0 25.0
313221 v.1 Economics 062 4.0

Source : Curtin University