FOUNDATION IN ARTS (FIA)

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

Interested in putting your creativity skills to use through a degree in Design? With the Foundation in Arts (FIA) programme, we will prepare students for our programmes of various design disciplines including interior architecture, interior design, graphic communication design and interactive multimedia design. We are committed to producing innovative and strategic-thinking designers armed with real-world experiences and industry exposure to solve actual design briefs and cases.
 
FIA opens up options for students with our extensive list of elective subjects in various fields including mass communication, hospitality, tourism, culinary arts, architecture, education and business.
 
We are proud of the tools we employ at Taylor’s University to help our students learn. Our foundation programme offers an immersive learning experience using tools 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.