Bachelor of Education (Hons)

UNITAR International University

Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia

Quick Facts


3 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Oct

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Course Structure

Core Modules:

  • Interpersonal and Communication Skills for Social Sciences
  • Foundations of Education
  • Management and Leadership in Education
  • Sociology in Education
  • Educational Technology
  • Curriculum Development
  • Psychology of Learning
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Pedagogy in Education
  • Statistics in Social Sciences
  • Counseling in Education Counselling
  • Introduction to Assessment in Education
  • Learning Design
  • Classroom and Behavioral Management
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Introduction to Learning Disabilities
  • Teacher Parent Communication
  • Classroom Research Method
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Project Paper in Education

University Core Modules:

  • English for Academic Purposes
  • Critical Thinking

MPU Modules:

  • Falsafah dan Isu Semasa/Philosophy and Current Issues (Int)
  • Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban/Bahasa -Melayu Komunikasi 2 (Int)
  • Design Thinking/Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Recreational Event Planning

Major (TESL):

  • Introduction to Language and Linguistics
  • Morphology and Syntax
  • English Phonetics and Phonology
  • Language and Teaching Methodology
  • Teaching, Reading and Writing
  • Teaching, Listening and Speaking
  • The Teaching and Appreciation of Literature
  • Language and Theatre
  • Materials Design and Selection
  • Introduction to Sociolinguistics
  • Introduction to Psycholinguistics

Major (Mathematics):

  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Pre-Calculus Numerical Method
  • Calculus
  • Introduction to Linear Algebra
  • Modern Algebra
  • Modern Geometrics
  • Introduction to Statistical Analysis
  • Perspective in Mathematics
  • Pedagogy in Mathematics

Major (Bahasa Melayu):

  • Sejarah Perkembangan Bahasa Melayu
  • Pengajaran Nahu Bahasa Melayu
  • Kaedah Mengajar Bahasa Melayu
  • Kesusasteraan dalam PengajaranBahasa Melayu
  • Linguistik dalam Pendidikan Bahasa Melayu
  • Pengajaran Kemahiran Mengarang
  • Pengajaran Kemahiran Membaca
  • Kemahiran Berkomunikasi dalamBahasa Melayu
  • Kreativiti dan Inovasi dalam Pengajaran
  • Bahasa Melayu
  • Drama dalam Pengajaran Bahasa Melayu
  • Aplikasi Teknologi dalam Pengajaran Bahasa Melayu

Areas of Study:

  • Teaching Pedagogy
  • Education Planning
  • Management & Leadership

Entry Requirements

  • STPM or its equivalent: Pass with a minimum of Grade C (GPA 2.00) in any two (2) subjects; OR
  • STAM: Pass with a minimum grade of Jayyid ; OR
  • Matriculation/Foundation or its equivalent: Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.00; OR
  • A Diploma or its equivalent: Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.00; OR
  • Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM)/Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM)/Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM):
    • Pass with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 in relevant field subject to the approval of the Senate a credit in English at SPM or its equivalent and MUST attend bridging courses; OR
    • Pass with at least CGPA 2.00 AND have at least two (2) years of work experience in the relevant field and MUST attend bridging courses; OR
  • Entry requirements for admission into the Bachelor's program (level 6, MQF) through APEL as approved by the Ministry of Education (MOHE). Applicants must be/have: 
    • A Malaysian citizen; AND
    • The candidate should be more than 21 years of age in the year of application;
    • Relevant work experience/prior experiential learning; AND
    • Pass the APEL Assessment

Exempted from University English Courses:

  • Distinction in SPM/SPMV English
  • MUET Band 4, 5 and 6
  • A Pass in English Course at a previous institution

Required to take English Preparatory 2:

  • Credit in SPM/SPMV English
  • MUET Band 1, 2 and 3

Required to take both English Preparatory 1 and 2:

  • No credit in SPM/SPMV English

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