Bachelor of Malay Literature

Bachelor of Malay Literature

This program focuses on the theoretical and practical studies with concentrate on three major fields, the core literature and teaching; management and marketing of literature; and creative literature and editing. Understanding and mastery of History of Malay Literature, Literary Theory, Literary Criticism and genre of literature both in traditional and modern literature are emphasis. In addition, the convergence is also given to the practical and professionalism courses such as Management and Marketing Literature, Literary Editing, Teaching and Evaluation of Literature, Creative Writing and Literature and Law.

A Malaysian candidate who wishes to pursue a programme of study at the University of Malaya must fulfill the University's entry requirements as follows:

  1. Passed the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with a credit (Grade C) in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia subject or a credit (Grade C) in Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia July paper and pass in History; and
  2. Achieve a minimum Band in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) as required in special requirements of the programme. and
  3. Fulfilled any of the programme Entry Requirements as below:
Entry Requirements

STPM (Current Year)

Science and Arts Stream

Pass STPM with a minimum CGPA of 3.00; and
Obtained at least Grade B at STPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay / Malay Literature
  • Communicative
  • History
  • Economics
  • Accounting
  • Business study;

and

Obtained at least Grade B at SPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay
  • Malay literature;

and

Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET

MATRICULATION / FOUNDATION (Current Year)

Science, Accounting & Arts Stream

Passed Matriculation/Foundation with a minimum CGPA of 3.00; and
Obtained at least Grade B at SPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay
  • Malay literature; and

Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

STAM

Obtained at least the rank of Jayyid Jiddan in the Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) examination;

and

Obtained at least Grade B at SPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay / Bahasa Malaysia
  • Malay;

and

Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

DIPLOMA / EQUIVALENT

Science and Arts Stream

REQUIREMENT 1

Possess a Diploma from UA/IPT recognized by the Government of Malaysia and approved by the University Senate with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 in a related field;
and
Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

OR

REQUIREMENT 2

Pass STPM not the current year with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 and obtain at least Grade B at STPM level in the following subjects:

  • Bahasa Melayu/Malay
  • Malay - Communicative /
  • History
  • Economics
  • Accounting
  • Business Studies,

and

Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

 

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

Have five (5) years of experience working in a related field; and
Obtained at least five (5) credits at SPM level in the following subjects:

  • Malay
  • English
  • History
  • Economics
  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • Geography
  • Trade
  • Malay literature

Any 1 other subject;
and
Obtained at least Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET.

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