Diploma in American Liberal Arts1. Title and Origin:
• Diploma in American Liberal Arts (DALA)
• American Center for Education
2. Program Summary:
All modules in the American Liberal Arts as offered by the American Center for Education are carrying the credits being recognized by ACE relevant University Partners (UWM and UWEC) in USA.
Upon meeting the minimum requirements for GPA and English proficiency level, the students are eligible to apply for admission to a bachelor degree program at ACE's relevant University Partners in USA. All the credits from the DALA will be transferable to their bachelor degree program.
Upon successful completion of the DALA, a diploma certificate will be awarded by ACE.
3. Entry Requirements:
- • GCE-O level graduates passing 3 subjects, or
- • High school graduates or its equivalent or above, or
- • Completed Year 11 or above, or
- • Minimum age: 17
- • Pass GCE-O Level English subject, or
- • Minimum TOEFL IBT 61 or IELTS 5.0, or
- • Equivalent English Level and Skills
*Note: Students not meeting the requirements must sit for English entry test.
4. Total Course Duration/Instruction Hours:
• Full Time: 12 Months/360 hours, 5 sessions per week x 3 hours
• Part Time: 18 Months/360 hours, 4 sessions per week x 2 hours
5. Mode of Delivery, Class Size and Intake:
• Delivery: Lectures and Tutorials (Face to face)
• Class Size: Minimum Six (6) - Maximum Forty (40)
• Intake: Mar, May, Jul, Sep and Nov of each year *Note: The course intake months might be adjusted.
6. Course Fees:
- • Please click here to find out the relevant fee details.
- • Please follow your signed student contract to make the relevant payment.
7. Course Synopses and Module Syllabus:
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- • SEN 021: Academic English Skills Level 1
- • SEN 022: Academic English Skills Level 2
- • SEN 023: Academic English Skills Level 3
- • SMUS 100: Understanding Music
- • SBIOL 101: Concepts in Biology
- • SART 100: Introduction to Art
- • SCSTA 116: Business and Professional Communication
- • SECON 100: Modem Economics
- • SCSIS 215: Information Systems for Business Management
- • SACCT 231: Principles of Accounting I
- • SCSIS 120: Technology and Cyberspace: Ethics and Issues
- • SPSYC 101: General Psychology
- • SSOCI 100: Introduction to Sociology
- • SACCT 232: Principles of Accounting II
- • SMATH 226: Fundamentals of Statistics
- • SECON 201: Principles of Microeconomics
- • SECON 202: Principles of Macroeconomics
- • SMNGT 250: Global Business & Society
- • SMATH 156: Calculus for Business
8. Graduation Requirement
• Pass any 8 modules (non-SEN)
9. Assessment Methods:
• Assignment (Homework, Quizzes, Group work & etc)
• Mid-Term Examination
• Final Examination
Please refer to this page for the relevant lecturers being assigned to the relevant modules.
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