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Programme Details

Asasi TESL is a preparatory programme that prepares student for entry into local Public Institution of Higher Learning (IPTA). This programme has just started in July 2007. However, it has its roots in UITM's Pre-TESL programme, a 2 year course to prepare students for UITM's Bachelor of Education in TESL programme. The main distinction between Asasi TESL and it's predecessor is now it grown into a programme that prepares student for B.Ed (Hons.) TESL programme in UITM as well as other IPTA's in Malaysia. The figure below depicts the path students take in this programme. Apart from that, students accepted in this programme will receive allowance from the Ministry of Higher Education.

Course Outline

VISION

To be a world renowned Faculty of Education that promotes and nurtures partnerships with the Ministry of Higher Education and fellow professionals in other universities with and outside the country in the provision of quality education.

MISSION

The Faculty of Education strives to produce Bumiputera teachers who are not only leaders in a wide variety of educational careers but who posses the knowledges, competence and care to guide the younger generation through their growth and help shape their future.

OBJECTIVE

  • A thorough introduction to academic English.
  • A progression towards understanding some of the key concepts of specific subjects.
  • To develop key learning skills among the students to facilitate a more comprehensive understanding of key concepts and theories in preparation for undergraduate study.
  • To acclimaties students to English as a medium of instruction in teaching and learning.

Job Opportunities

Upon completion of the program, students could: Advance their studies to B. Ed. (Hons) TESL programmes or other degree programmes at any IPTA.

Opportunities for Further Studies



Upon completion of the program, students could: Advance their studies to B. Ed. (Hons) TESL programmes or other degree programmes at any IPTA. The requirements for B. Ed. (Hons) TESL @ UiTM: 

  • Minimum of 2.50 CGPA
  • A minimum of Band 4 in MUET
  • Pass the MEdSI (Malaysian Educators Selection Inventory) written test
  • Pass the Ministry of Higher Education selection interview
  • Online application through MOHE  

    General University Requirement an excellent results in SPM or its equivalent recognised by the Malaysian Government with a minimum of 5 credits including Bahasa Malaysia. Specific Programme Requirements: Candidates must fulfill the General university Requirements with: Distinction (min A2) in English AND Credits in Mathematics / Additional Mathematics. Candidates must pass: Written test AND interview. Application is only for current year SPM leavers. 
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