WB03 - BACHELOR OF ARTS WITH HONOURS (LINGUISTICS)

Linguistics is the scientific study of key aspects of languages. It ranges from the study of a language's sound system and grammatical structure to the cultural influence on the language, the integration of language and modern technology as well as the thorough analysis of meaning in language. It is a field of study that compares the structures of different languages and establishes linkages between them.

Bachelor of Arts with Honours (Linguistics) is a 3-year degree programme that is specifically designed to produce quality and competitive graduates. This is a unique programme that is conducted in bilingual mode (Malay and English). It emphasizes on the linguistic knowledge of major languages in the world as well as Borneo languages (Iban, Bidayuh, Melanau, etc).

Programme 1
Career Prospects

Linguistic consultant, language instructor, translator/interpreter, speech and language therapist, copy writer, researcher, lexicographer, editorial assistant, proofreader, speech synthesis, audiologist, consultant in natural language processing

A. University's Minimum Entry Requirements

Memiliki Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/Setaraf dengan mendapat kepujian dalam Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia atau kepujian Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia Kertas Julai dan lulus dalam mata pelajaran Sejarah (SPM 2013 dan ke atas);

DAN

Kelayakan Minimum Diploma / Setaraf

  • Memiliki kelulusan Diploma atau kelulusan lain yang diiktiraf setaraf dengannya oleh Kerajaan Malaysia dan diluluskan oleh Senat Universiti;

    ATAU

    Lulus peperiksaan Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) tahun 2016 atau sebelumnya dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 2.00 dan Gred C (NGMP 2.00) dalam tiga (3) mata pelajaran termasuk Pengajian Am.

    ATAU

    Lulus peperiksaan Matrikulasi / Asasi tahun 2016 atau sebelumnya dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 2.00;
  • Menyertakan dokumen berikut yang telah disahkan kepada pihak Universiti:-
    • Salinan Permohonan Aplikasi Dalam Talian;
    • Salinan Kad Pengenalan/MyKad calon;
    • Salinan Sijil Kelahiran Calon, Ibu dan Bapa/Surat Akuan Sumpah (jika hilang);
    • Salinan Sijil Berhenti Sekolah/Surat Akuan;
    • Akuan Majikan (Jika Berkaitan);
    • Salinan Sijil STPM/Setaraf;
    • Salinan Transkrip Penuh Akademik (Semester 1 hingga akhir);
    • Salinan Diploma/Sijil (Jika ada)
    • Salinan Sijil MUET;
    • Salinan Surat Pengesahan Tamat Pengajian; dan
    • Salinan Keputusan Bahasa Melayu/Matematik Julai (Jika ada)

ATAU

Kelayakan Minimum Matrikulasi KPM / Asasi Sains UM / Asasi UiTM / Asasi Sains UNIMAS

  • Lulus Matrikulasi KPM /Asasi Sains UM /Asasi UiTM / Asasi Sains UNIMAS dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 2.00;

ATAU

Kelayakan Minimum STPM

  • Lulus Peperiksaan Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya PNGK 2.00 dan mendapat sekurangkurangnya:
    • Gred C (NGMP 2.00) dalam mata pelajaran Pengajian Am;
    dan
    • Gred C (NGMP 2.00) dalam dua (2) mata pelajaran lain;
DAN

Malaysian University English Test (MUET)

  • Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Tahap 1 (Band 1) dalam Malaysian University English Test (MUET)

B. Special Requirements for Enrolment

Science Stream

  • To get respective grade for below subjects:
  • Bahasa Inggeris - A pass with E Grade in SPM Level
  • Malaysia University English Test (MUET) - Band 2

Arts Stream

  • To get respective grade for below subjects:
  • Bahasa Inggeris - A pass with E Grade in SPM Level
  • Malaysia University English Test (MUET) - Band 2

Science Stream

  • Possessing a Diploma in the relevant field or any other qualifications endorsed by the UNIMAS Senate with a minimum CGPA of 2.00
  • AND
  • To provide Academic Transcript from First Year till Final Semester.
  • OR
  • To get at least a credit with C Grade in STPM Level in any two(2) of the subjects (excluding Pengajian Am)
  • OR
  • To get at least C Grade (2.00) in Matriculation Level in any two(2) of the subjects
  • AND
  • To get respective grade for below subjects:
  • Bahasa Inggeris - A pass with E Grade in SPM Level
  • Malaysia University English Test (MUET) - Band 2

Arts Stream

  • Possessing a Diploma in the relevant field or any other qualifications endorsed by the UNIMAS Senate with a minimum CGPA of 2.00
  • AND
  • To provide Academic Transcript from First Year till Final Semester.
  • OR
  • To get at least a credit with C Grade in STPM Level in any two(2) of the subjects (excluding Pengajian Am)
  • OR
  • To get at least C Grade (2.00) in Matriculation Level in any two(2) of the subjects
  • AND
  • To get respective grade for below subjects:
  • Bahasa Inggeris - A pass with E Grade in SPM Level
  • Malaysia University English Test (MUET) - Band 2

Science/Engineering/Technical/Accounting/Law/TESL Stream

  • To get at least a C Grade (NGMP 2.00) in Matriculation/Asasi Level in any two(2) of the subjects:
  • AND
  • To get at least a pass with E Grade in SPM Level for below subject:
  • Bahasa Inggeris
  • AND
  • To get at least Band 2 in:
  • Malaysia University English Test (MUET)

To get at least a C Grade (NGMP 2.00) in STPM Level in one (1) of the following subjects:

  • Mathematics M
  • Mathematics T
  • Further Mathematics
  • Information and Communications Technology (ICT)

AND

To get at least a credit with C Grade in SPM Level for below subjects:

  • Mathematics; and
  • Additional Mathematics

AND

To get at least a pass with E Grade in SPM Level for below subjects:

  • Bahasa Inggeris

Candidates who possess any form of physical disability are discourage from applying.

To be updated soon.
For further information, please contact:
Mr. Dilah bin Tuah
Deputy Dean (Undergraduate & Student Development),
Faculty of Language & Communication (FLC),
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak,
94300 Kota Samarahan,
Tel : +(60-82) 581752
Fax : +(60-82)
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