Bachelors of Arts (Honours) Teaching of English as a Second Language

Duration:3.5 years

Intakes:April, July & Sept/Oct

Campus:Quest International University, Ipoh, Perak

Level of Study:Degree

Faculty:Social Sciences

Course Code:JPT/BPP(MQA/FA2258)10/22

About this course

This 3½ year programme provides students with a firm grounding in key theoretical and practical concepts related to language, pedagogy and culture. Evidence-based best practices and innovative 21st century teaching techniques are used to help students develop the skills and competencies they require to deliver effective English language instruction. A 16-week Practicum in a secondary school provides students with hands-on experience in planning and delivering instruction and in organising and managing various co-curricular events and projects. This blend of theory and practice is designed to develop passionate and skilled professionals who possess transferable skills that are sought after in a diverse range of professions.

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Subject Listing


  • Hubungan Etnik
  • Communication Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Malaysian Economy
  • Community Service


  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Communication Skills
  • Malaysian Economy
  • Community Service
  • English for Academic Purposes I
  • English for Academic Purposes II
  • Understanding Human Behaviour
  • Co-Curriculum Activities
  • Principles of Language Learning and
  • Teaching
  • Introduction to English Literature
  • English Grammar
  • English Phonetics and Phonology
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Concepts and Theories in ELT
  • Information Technology in Education
  • Introduction to Sociolinguistics
  • Discourse Analysis
  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • Educational Psychology
  • TESL Methodology
  • English Syntax and Morphology
  • ESL Testing and Evaluation
  • Teaching of English Grammar in ESL
  • Classrooms
  • Culture and Communication
  • English Literature
  • Teaching English for Specific Purposes
  • Teaching of Listening and Speaking Skills
  • Teaching of Writing Skills
  • Educational Research Methodology
  • Educational Management
  • Teaching of Literature in ESL
  • Classrooms
  • Materials Selection and Adaptation
  • Seminar in ESL
  • Comparative Literature
  • Teaching of Reading Skills
  • Micro Teaching
  • Research Paper
  •  Practicum

Any ONE of the following:

  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Introduction to Corporate Communication
  • Comparative Education

Entry RequirementsApplicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

Pass Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)

with a minimum of Grade C (GPA 2.00) in any

two (2) subjects or its equivalent and a credit in

English at SPM or its equivalent;


Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with

at least grade B in five (5) subjects and pass in

English Language subject;


Pass Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a

minimum grade of Jayyid and a credit in

English at SPM or its equivalent;


A Diploma (Level 4, MQF) with a minimum

CGPA of 2.00 or its equivalent and a credit in

English at SPM or its equivalent;


Matriculation/Foundation with a minimum

CGPA of 2.00 or its equivalent and a credit in

English at SPM or its equivalent;


A minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS or a Band 4 in

MUET or its equivalent.

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