Foundation in Science

Duration:1 year

Intakes:April, July & September/October

Campus:Quest International University, Ipoh, Perak

Level of Study:Pre-U

Faculty:Faculty of Science & Technology

Course Code:JPT/BPP(A9504) 03/24

About this course

The Foundation in Science (FIS) programme is a three semester programme tailored to equip students with the quality pre-university education, knowledge and skills they need to excel in future undergraduate programmes. In addition to core courses like Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Information Technology, they will also develop life skills through subjects like Critical Thinking, Interpersonal Communication and Frontier Studies which will make them more adaptable, confident and team-oriented.

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Subject Listing

Core Courses

  • Effective English
  • Essential English
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Algebra and Geometry
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Physics
  • Computer Applications
  • Frontier Studies

Biological Science Stream

  • Cell Biology
  • Physiology
  • Inheritance and Diversity of Life
  • Molecular Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry

Computer Science Stream

  • Introduction to Programming
  • Introduction to Information Systems and Technology
  • Calculus
  • Introduction to Web Design
  • Introduction to Multimedia

Physical Science Stream

  • Modern Physics
  • Introduction to Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Calculus
  • Molecular Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry

Entry RequirementsApplicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

  • Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/ O-Level

Pass with any five (5) credits in Mathematics, two (2) science subjects and two (2) other subjects

  • UEC

Pass with minimum grade B in three (3) subjects including Mathematics and two (2) other science subjects

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