Foundation in Law

(R/010/3/0294) 03/20 (A11233)

This one-year foundation programme serves as an entry point for the Bachelor programme, which enhances knowledge and skills to pursue the undergraduate degree programme in Law. Students will have a sound comprehension of the fundamentals of legal education to prepare students for entry into the legal profession.

In addition, students will also be skilled in various other aspects which are vital for legal practice in future as they will acquire skills in legal analysis, legal research and oral as well as written communication.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Pass SPM / O-level or its equivalent with minimum of grade C in at least five (5) subjects, inclusive of Bahasa Malaysia and at least a B+ in English; OR
  • Other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government.
  • English Entry Requirement for International Students: All programmes offered by Faculty of Law require a minimum score of 5.0 for IELTS or its equivalent

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Introduction to Law
General Principles of Law
Malaysian Legal History
Communicative English
Critical Thinking
Computer Applications

Basic Accounting for Lawyers
Introduction to Criminal and Constitutional Law
Introduction to Politics and Governance
Introduction to Syariah Law
Essential English
Fundamentals of Business Management

Law and Society
Introduction to Commercial Law
English for Law

PROGRAMME OUTCOMES

  • Demonstrate an understanding of facts, concepts, principles and processes in law
  • Apply basic legal principles to identify and solve problems
  • Conduct academic activities such as gathering information, analysing data and making conclusion, either as a group or an individual
  • Demonstrate competence in oral and written communication in various legal contexts
  • Demonstrate efficiency in information search and self-learning skills at this level for lifelong learning

STAFF

Dr. Vimala Perumal

Programme Coordinator

Elyna Amir Sharji

Assistant Programme Coordinator

Mastura Abdul Rahman

Senior Lecturer

Ts. Rose Linda Zainal Abidin

Lecturer

Sri Kusuma Wati Mohd Daud

Lecturer

Che Ahmad Azhar Fadzil

Specialist

Ts. Kamarulzaman Russali

Specialist

Ramlan Mohd Sa’ad

Specialist

Abdul Halim Ahmad

Specialist

Hanafiah Waiman

Lecturer

Dr. Hushinaidi Abdul Hamid

Lecturer

Khairun Niza Mohammad Radzi

Lecturer

Aliff Afiq Mohd Anuar

Assistant Lecturer

Anasuha Suhairi

Assistant Lecturer