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Bachelor of Science (Geography)

To produce quality graduates who are competent to apply the geographical knowledge and skills in interpreting the spatial relationship at national and international levels


Benefits

At the end of the program, the graduate with a B.Sc. (Geography) degree are able to:

1. Master the concepts and knowledge in the field of geography to ensure the knowledge will benefit the universal development of human life.

2. Practise the methodological and technical skills in geography in order to enhance the marketability of graduates.

3. Apply effectively the interpersonal skills and to implement the responsibilities to the society and stakeholders.

4. Practice work ethics centred on responsibility, competency and professionalism.

5. Offer solutions through writing, oral communication and team work while demonstrating leadership ability.

6. Utilize the problem solving skills by applying and adapting scientific methods in geography, to assist the evaluation of development issues in line with national needs.

7. Employ skills in ICT, GIS and Remote Sensing as the platform in helping lifelong learning process.

8. Practice management and entrepreneurial skills.

Career Opportunity

Despite the fact that majority of the past Geography graduates involved in teaching, the number has reduced in considering of the technical skills such as GIS which has proved to be increasingly popular. As the geographical knowledge is wide in range and rich in varieties of field, many Geography graduates find job opportunities in public sector, private sector including the field of administration, finance, town and regional planning computer-related, Geography Information Systems and remote sensing.

Course Structure
BECHELOR OF SCIENCE (GEOGRAPHY) SESSION 2013/2014
(124 CREDITS)
1. UNIVERSITY COURSES (23 CREDITS)
# Please refer to program structure of Bachelor of Science
2. PROGRAM CORE COURSES (93 CREDITS)

(I) DEPARTMENTAL CORE COURSES (46 CREDITS) [TJ]

LEVEL 1
Course Code
Course Name
Pre-Requisites
Credits
ADEA1114 Malaysia in a Changing World  
3
ADEA1111 Analysis Techniques in Geography  
3
ADEA1112 Physical Geography: Processes and Forms  
3
ADEA1113 Human Geography - Patterns and Process  
3
LEVEL 2
ADEA2108 Systems Approach in Physical Geography  
3
ADEA2107 Geographic Information Systems  
3
ADEA2102: Locational and Spatial Analysis  
3
ADEA2123 Quantitative Method in Geography  
3
ADEA2324 Interpretation of Aerial Photograph and Remote Sensing  
3
ADEA2109 Human-Environment Interaction in the Field  
3
LEVEL 3
ADEA3108 Southeast Asia in Transformation  
3
ADEA3109 Colloquium on Global Issues - a Geographical Perspective  
3
ADEA3380 Graduation Project  
3
ADEA3380 Graduation Project  
3
ADEA3190 Practicum  
4

(II) DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVES COURSES I (30 CREDITS) [EJ]

ADEA2304 Transport Geography  
3
ADEA2306 Tropical Hydrology  
3
ADEA2309 Economic Geography  
3
ADEA2316 Population Geography and Demography  
3
ADEA2321 Techniques in Social Impact Analysis  
3
ADEA2325 Geomorphology  
3
ADEA2326 Climatology  
3

ADEA2327

Social Geography  
3
ADEA2329 Geography of Rural Settlement  
3
ADEA2330 Hydrology  
3
ADEA3107 Application and Implementation of Geographic Information Systems ADEA 2107 and ADEA3326
3
ADEA3304 Urban Planning and Regional Development  
3
ADEA3307 Urban Geography  
3
ADEA3312 Advanced Remote Sensing  
3
ADEA3320 Political Geography  
3
ADEA3322 Geography of Tourism  
3
ADEA3326 Advanced Geographic Information Systems ADEA2107
3
ADEA3327 Selected Regions  
3
ADEA3328 Environmental Disaster Geography  
3
ADEA3329 Geography and Resource Analysis  
3
ADEA3331 Geography of Elections  
3
ADEA3332 Urban Development in Southeast Asia  
3
ADEA3333 Water Resources  
3
ADEA3334 Agriculture Geography   3
Entry Requirement

PROGRAM

KELAYAKAN

STPM

MATRIKULASI / ASASI

STAM

DIPLOMA

KELAYAKAN LAIN

MS69

Sarjana Muda Sains Geografi

(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
  • Geografi

dan

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

 

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 Institut Pengajian Tinggi Awam atau Institusi lain yang diiktiraf dalam bidang yang sesuai dengan kursus 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-manadua (2) mata pelajaran berikut:

  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics T
  • Geografi

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 (3.00) pada peringkat Matrikulasi/Asasi dalam mana-manadua (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 yang diiktiraf 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

dan

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

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Intake Schedule

Academic Session 2014/2015 (September 2014)

Fees

RM5,707.20 (Local student)

Click here (International student)

Last Update: May 29, 2017

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