Foundation Program

     

    ASASI Teaching of English as a Second Language (TESL)
    | UiTM Code PI020 | UPU Code E0150 |

     

    Program Descriptions

    The ASASI Teaching of English as a Second Language (TESL) foundation program prepares students for entry into Bachelor of Education (Hons.) Teaching of English as a Second Language in UiTM and other local institutions of higher learning. Apart from that, it also provides opportunities for entry into other related degree programs. Students will undergo unique interdisciplinary learning experience, focusing on the main English language skills (i.e. Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking and Grammar) as well as introductory courses in Literature and Drama. The versatility of the program will not only strengthen your English language skills, but also provides opportunities for enhancement of critical thinking and creative skills.

    Program Duration and Components

    The duration of the program is TWO (2) semesters with 50 credits. Students will undergo extensive English language proficiency courses and basis introductory courses to English Literature and Drama.

    Career Prospects

    Upon completion of the ASASI TESL foundation program, students will have the opportunity to join the Bachelor of Education (Hons.) Teaching of English as a Second Language program in UiTM or other local institutions of higher learning. Apart from that, students could also join other related degree programs in the following areas:

    • English Studies
    • Linguistics
    • English Literature
    • Mass Communication
    • Corporate Relations
    • Business Administration
    • Psychology
    • Guidance and Counselling
    • Film and Screen

    The alumni of the ASASI TESL foundation program have gone on to become professionals in the field of education, broadcasting, corporate relations and human resource.

    Entry Requirements

    Candidates who wish to join this program are required to fulfill the following conditions:

    i.    General university requirement with at least an A in English

    ii.   AND at least A- in any THREE other subjects

    iii.  AND CREDIT in Mathematics/Additional Mathematics

    iv.  AND PASS the interview session and the written test carried out by the Faculty of Education, UiTM.

     

    Academic Pathway after ASASI TESL

    Graduates who wish to further their studies may enroll into Bachelor of Education (Hons.) Teaching of English as a Second Language at the Faculty of Education, UiTM.

     

    For enquiries and/or more information:

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                               42800 Dengkil
                               Selangor

      

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