Course Details

Foundation in Health Sciences

Offered by: Asia Metropolitan University (AMU), Johor Bharu Campus
Exam BodyInternal Qualification, Malaysia
Course Duration1 Yr
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees (International Student)17700/Course
FacultyCentre for Foundation & Language Studies
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyPre-University/Foundation Studies
Field of StudyPre-University Programme / University Foundation Studies
Course Description

The Foundation in Health Sciences is a comprehensive one year pre-university programme is aimed at providing students with the knowledge required to further their ambition of pursuing degree courses in the field of health sciences.Our programme is designed to offer an excellent and worthy pre-university education that will augment the relevant pathway towards achieving industry related careers specifically in the field of Medicine, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Allied Sciences and Health Care Management.This programme has attained full accreditation status by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) in the year 2009. It presents a smooth transition for students to pursue a degree in any health sciences industry with direct entry to chosen faculties at AMU as well as other educational private or international institutions.


Programme Outline 

Sem 1 Sem 2 Sem 3
  • English I
  • Mathematics I
  • Biology I
  • Behavioural Sciences: Psychology
  • Fundamental of IT
  • English II
  • Physics I
  • Biology II
  • General Chemistry
  • Introduction to Health Education
  • English III
  • Mathematics II
  • Physics II
  • Chemistry for Health Sciences
  • Interpersonal Communication Skills
Entry Requirements
Qualification Academic Requirement

Leading to Medicine and Pharmacy majors (after completing FHS)

  • Minimum 5 Grade B’s in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics (or Additional Mathematics) AND another subject at SPM Level/”O” Level

Leading to other Bachelor Degrees (after completing FHS)

  • Minimum 5 credits in Mathematics, 2 Science subjects and 2 other subjects.
  • International students may pursue FHS at AMU with equivalent academic qualification
Intake Months

January, April and July Annually

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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