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Bachelor of Science in Science and Technology Studies

The department is committed in preparing well-rounded and skilful graduates by using the interdisciplinary approach in the fields of Science of Technology Studies. The department also dedicated in producing students with imbued leadership spirit, scholarship and entrepreneurship for a successful and meaningful post-tertiary life.

The mission, vision and goal of the Science and Technology Studies program are the same as employed by University Malaya. All of the plan, teaching, learning and research in this department are parallel to the mission, vision and the objective of Quality Management System of University Malaya.


Benefits

At the end of this program, the Bachelor of Science in Science and Technology Studies are able to:

1. Apply relevant knowledge of science and technology studies in both theoretical and practical levels in encountering various dimensions of individual, organizational and social lives.

2. Use practical and technical methods in the field of science and technology studies to address issues and problems in science and technology.

3. Show social skills and responsibility in elucidating the impacts of science and technology to society.

4. Apply high standard of professionalism, values, attitudes and ethics in dealing with issues and problems impinging science, technology and society.

5. Be able to communicate effectively in highlighting issues and problems in science and technology to various stakeholders in society.

6. Employ critical thinking and scientific methods in analyzing issues and problems in science, technology and society.

7. Apply information management skill and able to lifelong learning by acquiring new knowledge on the relationship between science, technology and society.

8. Demonstrate the managerial and entrepreneurial skills in undertaking science, technology and society programmes and projects.

Career Opportunity

Archive Officer

Science Officer

Diplomat and administrative officer

Administrative Officer of S&T

Consultant of S&T

Legislator of S&T Policy

Manager of R&D

Manager of S&T

Managing Information Technology

Lecturer

Researcher

S&T Advisor

S&T Journalist

Teacher

Course Structure

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY STUDIES SESSION 2017/2018

(125 CREDITS)

University Courses (20 credits)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

GIG1001

The Islamic and Asian Civilization

2

GIG1002/

*GIG 1006

Ethnic Relations/

Introduction to Malaysia (*only for international students)

 

2

GIG1003

Basic Entrepreneurship Culture

2

GIG1004

Information Literacy

2

GIG1005

Social Engagement

2

GLTXXXX

English Courses

6

GKN/GKR/GKV

Co-Curriculum

2

GIXXXXX

External Faculty Elective Courses (KELF)

2

Faculty Core Courses (8 credits) [TF]

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

SIX1001

Introduction to Science and Technology Studies

3

SIX1002

Ethics and Safety

2

SIX1003/1004/

1005

 

Biostatistics / Statistics / Geostatistics

 

3

Program Core Courses (64 credits) [TP]

Course Code

Course Title

Pre-requisite

Credit

LEVEL 1

SIS1001

Logic and Critical Thinking

 

3

 

SIS1002

Philosophy of Science and Philosophy of

Technology

 

 

3

SIS1003

Science and Technology in Malaysia

 

3

 

SIS1004

Science, Technology and Sustainable

Development

 

 

3

SIS1005

Innovation and Organisation

 

3

SIS1006

World History of Science

 

3

LEVEL 2

SIS2001

Epistemology and Perspective on Knowledge

 

3

 

SIS2002

Research Methodology in Science and

Technology Studies

 

SIS1002

 

3

SIS2003

Science, Technology and Religion

 

3

SIS2004

Science Communication and Society

 

3

SIS2005

Science and Technology Studies Field Study

SIS1003 and SIS1004

4

SIS2006

Environmental and Sustainability Policy

SIS1004

3

LEVEL 3

SIS3001

Professional Ethics in Science

SIS2003

3

SIS3002

Knowledge and Human Capital in Science

 

3

 

SIS3003

Policy and Management of Science and

Technology

 

 

3

SIS3004

Technology Entrepreneurship

SIS1005

3

SIS3005

Scientific Writing and Communication

SIS2002

3

SIS3006

Research Project

SIS2002

6

SIS3007

Industrial Training

SIS2005

6

Program Elective Courses (33 credits) [EP]*

Course Code

Course Title

Pre-requisite

Credit

SIS2007

Managing New Technologies

SIS1005

3

SIS3008

Philosophy of Islamic Science and Technology

SIS1002

3

SIH1002

Environmental Chemistry

 

2

SIH2004

Environmental Pollution

 

2

SIH2007

Principles of Waste Management

SIH1002

3

SIH2008

Environmental Health and Safety

 

2

SIH2012

Climate Change and Energy Science

 

2

SIH2013

Renewable Energy Processes

 

3

SIH3012

Green Technology and Pollution Prevention

 

3

SIH3013

Water and Wastewater Management

 

3

SIH3016

Environmental Risk Assessment

 

3

SIH3019

Tourism and Environment

 

3

SIM1001

Basic Mathematics

 

4

SIM1002

Calculus I

 

4

SIN2007

Management Mathematics

SIM1002

4

SIQ2001

Microeconomics

 

3

SIQ2002

Macroeconomics

 

3

SIT1001

Probability and Statistics I

SIM1002

4

SIT2001

Probability and Statistics II

SIT1001

4

SIT2004

Regression Analysis

SIT1001

4

SIF1001

Mathematical Methods I

 

3

SIF1002

Vibration and Wave

 

2

SIF1005

Electronics I

 

2

SIF1006

Physics Practical I

 

2

SIF2002

Electromagnetism I

SIF1001 and SIF1002

3

SIF2003

Electromagnetism II

SIF2002

3

SIF2006

Optics

SIF1001 and SIF1002

2

SIF2007

Numerical and Computational Methods

SIF1001

3

SIF2008

Instrumentation

SIF1006

2

SIC1001

Principles Chemistry

 

2

SIC1002

Inorganic Chemistry I

 

4**

SIC1003

Organic Chemistry I

 

4**

SIC1004

Physical Chemistry I

 

4**

SIC2011

General Industrial Chemistry

SIC1001

2

SIC2012

Nuclear Chemistry

SIC1001 and SIC1002

2

SID2005

Food Chemistry

SIC1003

2

SID2006

Medicinal Chemistry

SIC1003

2

SID2007

Petrochemistry

SIC1002 and SIC1003

2

SIG1001

Introduction to the Earth

 

2

SIG1002

Earth Surface Processes

 

2

SIG2008

Environmental Geology

 

2

SIG2014

Karst Landscape and Conservation

SIG1001 and SIG1002

2

SIG3004

Geological Hazard

 

3

SIG3011

Tectonics and Earth History

SIG1001 and SIG1002

3

* Program elective courses (other than courses with SIS code) are offered by other institutes/ d epartments in Faculty of Science. Students are encouraged to seek information about the courses before registration.

Synopses of the courses are available in the section of the respective institutes/ departments in the

Handbook session 2017/2018.

** These courses have practical component.



Entry Requirement

 

PROGRAM

KELAYAKAN

STPM
(Tahun Semasa)

MATRIKULASI / ASASI

STAM

DIPLOMA

KELAYAKAN LAIN

MS02
Sarjana Muda Sains Pengajian Sains Dan Teknologi
(7 Semester)                 

 

Aliran : Sains

  • Passed STPM with at least a CGPA of 3.00; and

     

  • Obtained at least Grade B (CGPA 3.00) in STPM level for any two (2) in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics T

 

and

 

  • A minimum of Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET

 




Aliran : Sains

  • Passed Matriculation/Foundation with at least a CGPA of 3.00; and

     

  • Obtained at least Grade B (CGPA 3.00) in Matriculation/Foundation for any two (2)  in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Physics/Engineering Physics
  • Chemistry/Engineering Chemistry
  • Mathematics

 

and

 

  • A minimum of Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET

 





 

 

 

 

Tidak Ditawarkan

Aliran : Sains

  • A Diploma of Higher Learning Institute or other recognized institution in the field of the program being applied with at least a CGPA of 3.00

    or

     

  • Passed STPM not in current year with at least a CGPA of 3.00 and fulfilled the specific program requirement as follows:

     

  • Obtained at least Grade B (CGPA 3.00) in STPM level for any two (2) in the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
    • Mathematics T

       

      or

       

  • Passed Matriculation/Foundation not in the current year with at least a CGPA of 3.00 and fulfilled the specific program requirement as follows:

     

  • Obtained at least Grade B (CGPA 3.00) in Matriculation/Foundation for any two (2)  in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Physics/Engineering Physics
  • Chemistry/Engineering Chemistry
  • Mathematics

and

 

  • A minimum of Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET

 




 

Aliran : Sains

  • Obtained a GCE A-Level qualification with at least Grade B for any two (2) in the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
    • Further Mathematics
    • Mathematics

       

      or

       

  • An International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with at least 30 points  of score  and obtained Grade 5 Higher Level for any two (2) in the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
    • Further Mathematics
    • Mathematics

       

      or

       

  • An Australian Matriculation Programme (AUSMAT) qualification with at least Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR)  total of 80% and obtained at least 16 points of score (High Achievement) for any two (2) in the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
    • Mathematics

       

      or

       

  • A American Degree Foundation Program (ADFP) qualification in science stream with at least CGPA of 3.00  and at least grade B for any two (2) in the following subjects
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics

 

and

 

  • A minimum of Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET

 

or

 

  • A minimum Band 4 IELTS

    or

     

  • Obtained score at least 437-473 (PBT)/123-150 (CBT)/ 41-52 (IBT) TOEFL

 





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Intake Schedule

Semester I : September

Semester II : February

Deadline for Malaysian applicants : April for Semester I intake

Deadline for International applicants : June for Semester I intake and November for Semester II intake

Fees

RM8,120.00 (Local student)

Click here (International student)

Last Update: November 07, 2017

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