FOUNDATION IN ARTS (FIA)

KPT/JPS (N/010/3/0322) (MQA/ PA5536) 01/20
INTAKE : JANUARY, MARCH, AUGUST

Build a solid base for your architecture and quantity surveying career through our Foundation in Arts programme at Taylor’s University. We will prepare you for a professionally recognised degree in Architecture & Building Design or Quantity Surveying. Our programmes are professionally accredited by Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM), Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia (BQSM), Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors (PAQS) and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
 
Our students have the flexibility to focus on major-related subjects or explore other options through the wide range of elective subjects offered through our Foundation in Arts programme. This opens up a wide range of educational pathways for students in various industries from business, communication, design, psychology, hospitality, tourism and culinary arts and more.
 
We differentiate ourselves from other foundation programmes in Malaysia by providing students tools of blended learning like Taylor’s Integrated Moodle E-Learning System (TIMES), X-Space Collaborative Classroom, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), ReWIND Lecture Capture and Interactive Boards.
 
1-YEAR PROGRAMME
 
EDUCATION PATHWAY
  
PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
YEAR 1
Semester 1

Core Modules

• English l
• Creative Thinking Skills

Electives
Choose TWO (2):
• Principles of Accounting
• Discovering Mass Communication
• Introduction to Hospitality & Food Service Industries

Semester 2

Core Modules

• English ll
• Culture & Civilisation

Electives
Choose TWO (2):
• Quantitative Techniques
• Introduction to Design
• Audio Visual Production
• Business of Tourism, Recreation & Events
• People & Organisation
• The Art & Science of Teaching

Semester 3

Core Modules

• Social Psychology

Electives
Choose ONE (1):
• Principles of Economics
• Business Enterprise
• The Art & Science of Teaching
  
 
Find out more about your programme by talking to our friendly education counsellors.