Diploma in Environmental Health

MAHSA University

Bandar Saujana Putra, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


3 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jan, Mar, Aug

Tuition Fees


Course Structure

Semester 1:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Chemistry for Environmental Health
  • Physics
  • Introduction to Environmental Health
  • Basic Mathematics
  • English for Academic Purpose
  • Microbiology I

Semester 2:

  • Pengajian Malaysia/Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi (U1)
  • Disease Control
  • Organizational and Human Relation
  • Land Use and Housing
  • Introduction to Soil & Hydrogeology
  • English for Academic Writing
  • Microbiology II

Semester 3:

  • Solid and Hazardous Waste Management
  • Creative and Critical Thinking/Bahasa Kebangsaan A (U2)
  • Time Management (U3)
  • Health Promotion and Education

Semester 1:

  • Food Microbiology and Technology
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Pest & Vector Management
  • Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Water Supply and Sewerage Management
  • Environmental Health Risk Assessment

Semester 2:

  • Food Hygiene and Safety
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Legal Procedures
  • Professional & Environmental Ethics
  • Environmental Health Legislations

Semester 3:

  • Research Methodology and Report Writing
  • Co-curriculum project (U4)
  • First Aid and CPR

Semester 1:

  • Operational Area Administration (Practical training)
  • Surveillance and Control of Diseases (Practical training)
  • Health Education and Promotion (Practical training)
  • Food Hygiene and Safety (Practical training)
  • Water Quality Control (Practical training)

Semester 2:

  • Environmental Sanitation and Building (Practical training)
  • Environmental Health Enforcement and Legal Procedures (Practical training)
  • Occupational Health & Safety (Practical training)
  • International Health Services (Practical training)

Semester 3:

  • Environmental Health Project (Proposal & Report)
  • Environmental Health Professional Seminar

Entry Requirements

  • SPM or equivalent: Pass in Bahasa Melayu and English and 5 credits in the following subjects:
    • Mathematics
    • ONE science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Science/Applied Science); AND
    • Any other THREE subjects (including Bahasa Malaysia and/or English if credits)
    • Having SPM referring to pass SPM with at least pass in Bahasa Melayu and History
  • GCE O Level or equivalent: Pass in Bahasa Melayu or English and 5 Grade C in the following subjects:
    • Mathematics
    • ONE science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Science/Applied Science); AND
    • Any other THREE subjects (including Bahasa Melayu and/or English if obtained Grade C)
  • Certificate (Level 3 MQF) in the field of Health Science:
    • Minimum CGPA of 2.75
  • Other recognized qualification of equivalence

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