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FOUNDATION IN ARTS (FIA)

KPT/JPS (N/010/3/0322) (MQA/PA5536) 01/20

Taylor’s Foundation in Arts offers one of the widest range of educational pathways, designed to provide students with early exposure to various fields. The programme exposes students to diverse elective subjects ranging from mass communication, business, hospitality, tourism, culinary arts, architecture, quantity surveying, design, education and psychology. By the end of the one-year programme, students have a clearer direction and a better understanding of their fields of interest.

INTAKES: JANUARY, MARCH, AUGUST

1-year

programme

Opportunities

for interdisciplinary study

Diverse

elective subjects

REQUIREMENTS

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)

Pass with min. 5 credits with a pass in Bahasa Melayu and History

O Level

Pass with min. 5 credits

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)

Pass with min. 3Bs including a pass in English

Other Qualifications

Students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis

NOTES: Students who wish to pursue the following Bachelor programmes are required to meet the Entry Requirements as follows:

Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture

Pass SPM / O Level or equivalent with min. 5 credits including English and Mathematics and Pass an Interview and Aptitude Assessment (AA)

Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Hons)

Pass SPM / O Level or equivalent with min. 5 credits including Mathematics

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Interior Architecture

Pass Portfolio Assessment of Visual Aptitude Test (VAT)

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS

IELTS

Band 4.0

TOEFL

31 (Internet Based Test)

MUET

Band 2

UEC English

English C8

EET

Overall score 4.0

Taylor's IEN

Level 1- Grade B or Level 2- Grade C

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

YEAR 1
Semester 1

Core Modules 

  • English I
  • Creative Thinking Skills


Electives [Choose TWO (2) of the options:]

  • Principles of Accounting
  • Discovering Mass Communication
  • Introduction to Hospitality & Food Service Industries

Semester 2

Core Modules 

  • English II
  • Culture & Civilisation


Electives [Choose TWO (2) of the options:]

  • 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) of the options:]

  • Principles of Economics
  • Business Enterprise
  • The Art & Science of Teaching

FUTURE CAREERS

When you’ve successfully completed this programme, it will be your stepping stone to embark on an education pathway to any of these exciting careers, including:

  • Theme Park Conceptual Architect
  • Social Media Specialist
  • Director of Food & Beverage
  • Business Development Manager
  • Film, TV, Stage, Set & Theatre Designer
  • Interior Architect / Interior Designer
  • Corporate Trainer
  • Learning Mentor
  • Entrepreneur
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Psychologist

Fees and Scholarship

Approximate Total Fees
(Local Students):

RM 24,000

Approximate Total Fees
(International Students):

USD 10,254

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Fees will be reviewed annually. For the avoidance of doubt, Taylor’s reserves the right to revise the fee payable for any given semester.

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