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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 2016/2017 (122 CREDITS)
1. UNIVERSITY COURSES (24 CREDITS)
# Please refer to programme structure Bachelor of Science
2. DEPARTMENTAL CORE COURSES (98 CREDITS)

(I) COMPULSORY COURSES (58 CREDITS)

Course Code
Course Name
Pre-Requisites
Credits
LEVEL 1
SFES1101 Logic and Critical Thinking  
3
SFES1103 Philosophy of Science  
3
SFES1121 Science and Technology in Malaysia  
3
SFES1131 Scientific Writing and Communication  
3
SFES1151 Science, Technology and Sustainable Development  
3
SFES1171 Selected Issues in Science and Technology Studies  
4
LEVEL 2
SFES2105 Epistemology and Perspective on Knowledge  
3
SFES2112 Philosophy of Technology  
3
SFES2121 Research Methodology in Science and Technology Studies  
3
SFES2134 Science, Technology and Religion  
3
SFES2142 Science, Technology and Media  
3
SFES2171 Science and Technology Studies Practicum  
4
LEVEL 3
SFES3105 Ethics of Knowledge and Profession  
3
SFES3125 Knowledge Management and Information Technology  
3
SFES3139 Policy and Management of Science and Technology  
3
SFES3172 Technology Entrepreneurship  
3
SFES3181 Research Project Final Year Student
8
(II) ELECTIVE COURSES OF DEPARTMENT (12 CREDITS)
LEVEL 1
SFES1322 Innovation and Organization  
3
SFES1335 Environmental Philosophy and Ethics  
3
SFES1343 Innovation Systems  
3
LEVEL 2
SFES2351 Technology Management  
3
SFES2355 Philosophy of Islamic Science and Technology  
3
SFES2365 History of Science and Technology  
3
LEVEL 3
SFES3352 Sustainable Innovation  
3
SFES3363 Environmental Policy and Management  
3

(III) ELECTIVE COURSES OF FACULTY (28 CREDITS )
* Courses offered by Other Institute/Department of Specialization

Note : Choose ONE package of natural sciences courses from Institute of Biological Sciences /Institute of Mathematical Sciences / Department of Physics / Department of Chemistry / Department of Geology


Elective Courses of Faculty - Institute Of Biological Sciences (EF1) (28 Credits)
Most courses need entry prerequisite / requirement. Please refer to the institute / department for further details
Compulsory Courses (10 Credits)
LEVEL 1
Course Code
Courses Name
Pre-requisites
Credit
SHES1200 Life Processes Biology STPM or equivalent
2
SHES1201 Cell Biology Biology STPM or equivalent
2
SHES1202 Organismic Biology Biology STPM or equivalent
2
SHES1203 Population Biology Biology STPM or equivalent
2
SHES1270 Biology Practical Biology STPM or equivalent
2
Elective courses (18 Credits)
LEVEL 2
SHES1601 Flora of Malaysia SHES1202
3
SHES1602 Fauna of Malaysia SHES1202
3
SHES1603 Biocomputing  
3
SHEK2309 Human Biology SHES1200
3
SHEK2201 Basic Biochemistry SHES1200
3
SHEQ2201 General Microbiology SHES1201
3
SHEN2240 Basic Genetics SHES1201
3
SHEH2104 Environmental Pollution  
3

Elective Courses of Faculty - Institute Of Mathematical Sciences (EF2) (28 Credits)
Most courses need entry prerequisite / requirement. Please refer to the institute / department for further details
Compulsory courses (12 Credits)
LEVEL 1
Course Code
Courses Name
Pre-requisites
Credit
SJEM1110 Basic Mathematics STPM Mathematics T/S or equivalent
4
SJEM1111 Calculus 1 STPM Mathematics T/S or equivalent
4
SJEM1250 Probability & Statistics I  
4
Elective courses (16 Credits)
SJEM1211 Calculus II SJEM1111
4
SJEM1230 Mathematical Methods I SJEM1111
4
SJEM1250 Probability & Statistics I SJEM1111
4
SJEM2211 Linear Algebra SJEM1110
4
SJEM2212 Introduction to Combinatorics SJEM1110
4
SJEM2233 Basic Operational Research SJEM1110
4
SJEM2250 Probability & Statistics II SJEM1250
4
SJEM2431 Management Mathematics SJEM1111
4

Elective Courses of Faculty - Department Of Physics (EF3) (28 Credits)
Most courses need entry prerequisite / requirement. Please refer to the institute / department for further details
Course Code
Courses Name
Pre-requisites
Credit
SMES1102 Basic Mathematical Methods STPM Mathematics/Equivalent 3
SMES1103 Beginning Mathematical Methods SMES1102 3
SMES1201 Vibrations and Waves STPM Physics/Equivalent & STPM Mathematics/ Equivalent 2
SMES1202 Thermal Physics STPM Physics/Equivalent & STPM Mathematics/ Equivalent 2
SMES1203 Modern Physics STPM Physics/Equivalent & STPM Mathematics/ Equivalent 2
SMES1204 Basic Electronics STPM Physics/Equivalent & STPM Mathematics/ Equivalent 2
SMES2201 Quantum Mechanics SMES1103 & SMES1201 & SMES1203 3
SMES2203 Mathematical Methods SMES1103 3
SMES2205 Statistical Physics SMES1103 & SMES1202 3
SMES2206 Electricity and Magnetism SMES1103 & SMES1201 3
SMES2208 Optic SMES1103 & SMES1201 2

Elective Courses of Faculty - Department Of Chemistry (EF4) (29 Credits)
Most courses need entry prerequisite / requirement. Please refer to the institute / department for further details
Compulsory Courses (11 Credits)
Course Code
Courses Name
Pre-requisites
Credit
SCES1200 Principles of Chemistry Chemistry STPM and equivalent 2
SCES1210 Inorganic Chemistry 1 Chemistry STPM and equivalent 3
SCES1220 Organic Chemistry 1 Chemistry STPM and equivalent 3
SCES1230 Physic Chemistry 1 Chemistry STPM and equivalent 3
Electives Courses (18 Credits)
SCES2243 General Environmental Chemistry SCES1210 and SCES1220 2
SCES2244 Industrial Chemistry SCES1200 2
SCES2245 Introduction to Analytical Chemistry SCES1200, SCES1210, SCES1220 & SCES1230 2
SCES2246 Functional Group Chemistry SCES1200 3
SCES2262 Biomolecule Chemistry SCES1220 2
SCES2313 Nuclear Chemistry SCES 1200 & SCES1210 2
SCES2320 Food Chemistry SCES1220 2
SCES2323 Medicinal Chemistry SCES1220 2
SCES2324 Petrochemistry SCES1210 & SCES1220 2
SCES2338 Solid State Chemistry SCES1210 & SCES1230 2
SCES2415 Inorganic Industrial Chemistry SCES1200 & SCES1210 2
SCES2432 Basic Colloid Chemistry SCES1230 2
SCES2433 Electrochemistry SCES1200 & SCES1230 2

Elective Courses of Faculty - Department Of Geology (EF5) (28 Credits )
Most courses need entry prerequisite / requirement. Please refer to the institute / department for further details
Compulsory Courses (14 Credits)
Course Code
Courses Name
Pre-requisites
Credit
SGES1201 Introduction to Earth   2
SGES1202 Earth Surface Processes   2
SGES1271 Structure and Geological Maps   3
SGES1274 Basic Mineralogy   4
SGES1275 Basic Minerals, Rocks and Fossils   3
Electives Courses (14 Credits)
SGES2201 Geochemistry 1 SGES1201 & SGES1274 2
SGES2203 Geology Malaysia SGES1201 & SGES1202 3
SGES2204 Tectonics and History of the Earth SGES1201 & SGES1202 2
SGES2206 Mineral Deposits SGES1275 2
SGES2262 Introduction to Geophysics SGES1201 & SGES1202 3
SGES2264 Basic Paleontology SGES1202 & SGES1275 3
SGES2307 Environmental Geology   2
SGES2310 Marine Geology   2
SGES2378 Micropaleontology   2
Entry Requirement

 

PROGRAM

KELAYAKAN

STPM
(Tahun Semasa)

MATRIKULASI / ASASI

STAM

DIPLOMA

KELAYAKAN LAIN

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

 

Lulus STPM dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 3.00                                  

 

 

dan

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B (NGMP 3.00) pada peringkat STPM dalam mana-mana dua (2) mata pelajaran berikut:

  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics T

 

 

dan

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Tahap 2 (Band 2) dalam MUET




Lulus Matrikulasi/Asasi dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 3.00

 

dan

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B (3.00) pada peringkat Matrikulasi/Asasi dalam mana-mana dua (2) mata pelajaran berikut:

  • Biology
  • Physics/Engineering Physics
  • Chemistry/Engineering Chemistry
  • Mathematics

 

dan

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Tahap 2 (Band 2) dalam MUET





 

 

 

 

Tidak Ditawarkan

Memiliki Diploma dari Universiti Awam atau institusi lain yang diktiraf oleh kerajaan Malaysia dan Senat Universiti dalam bidang yang sesuai dengan program yang dipohon dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 3.00

 

 

atau

 

Lulus STPM bukan tahun semasa dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 3.00 dan memenuhi syarat keperluan khas program seperti berikut:

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B (NGMP 3.00) pada peringkat STPM

dalam mana-mana dua (2) mata pelajaran berikut:

 

  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics T

     

    atau

     

    Lulus Matrikulasi/Asasi bukan tahun semasa dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 3.00 dan memenuhi syarat keperluan khas program seperti berikut:

     

    Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B (NGMP 3.00) pada peringkat Matrikulasi/Asasi dalam mana-mana dua (2) mata pelajaran berikut:

     

  • Biology
  • Physics/Engineering Physics
  • Chemistry/Engineering Chemistry
  • Mathematics

 

dan

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Tahap 2 (Band 2) dalam MUET


 

Mempunyai kelayakan GCE A-Level dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B dalam mana-mana dua (2) mata pelajaran berikut:                            

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Further Mathematics
  • Mathematics

 

atau

 

Mempunyai Diploma International Baccalaureate yang diiktiraf dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya skor 30 mata dan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya gred 5 Higher Level dalam mana-mana dua (2) mata pelajaran berikut:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Further Mathematics
  • Mathematics

     

     

    atau

     

    Memiliki kelayakan Australian Matriculation Programme (AUSMAT) dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR)  sebanyak 80 peratus dan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya skor 16 mata (High Achievement) dalam mana-mana dua (2) mata pelajaran berikut:

     

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics

atau

Memiliki kelayakan American Degree Foundation Program (ADFP) dalam bidang Sains Tulen dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 3.00 dan sekurang-kurangnya Gred B dalam

mana-mana dua (2) mata pelajaran berikut:

 

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics

dan

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Tahap 2 (Band 2) dalam MUET

atau

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Band 4 IELTS

atau

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya skor 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

RM5,660.80 (Local student)

Click here (International student)

Last Update: May 29, 2017

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