Universiti Teknologi MARA
Caw. Selangor Kampus Dengkil
43800 Dengkil, Selangor
korporatasasi@uitm.edu.my
0389245200

LAW Foundation

INTRODUCTION

Foundation in Law or Asasi Undang-undang is a full time two semesters pre-degree programme designed to prepare students for entry into Law programme in Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) or other public universities (UA).  Students will be equipped with basic knowledge of the law and the current local and global issues.  Students will also attain proficiency in the English language and basic skills in computer and information retrieval courses.

Law Foundation programme offered by UiTM can be divided into two:

  1. UiTM Law Foundation (Asasi Undang-undang UiTM) – PI005
  2. KPTM Law Foundation (Asasi Undang-undang KPTM) – PI007

UiTM Foundation in Law (Asasi Undang-Undang UiTM) – PI005

UPU Code – UE0380002

 

CAREER / STUDY PROSPECTS

Upon completion of this programme, students will further their studies in UiTM only.

Candidates with excellent results based on merit will be placed in Shah Alam campus (subject to number of places provided).

Students with a CGPA of 3.00 and above and achieve Band 4 for MUET will be absorbed into the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) – LW 224 in UiTM.

Students may also apply for a degree programme offered by the following Faculties:-

  1. Faculty of Art & Design (through interview)
  2. Faculty of Administrative Science and Policy Studies
  3. Faculty of Communication and Media Studies (through interview)
  4. Faculty of Artistics & Creative Technology (through interview)
  5. Academy of Language Studies (through interview)
  6. Faculty of Hotel & Tourism Management
  7. Faculty of Business Management

Students with a CGPA of 3.00 and below will not be offered automatically for the above programmes. Selection will be made based on meritocracy, academic excellence, number of places and competition from Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia/Matriculation candidates.

Application for absorption to one of the abovementioned degree programme must be made through online system provided by Bahagian Pengambilan Pelajar.

 

KPTM Foundation in Law ( Asasi Undang-undang KPTM) – PI007

UPU Code – UE0380001

Students who completed this programme with excellent results will have the opportunity to do Law Degree in any public higher learning institutions. Candidates must attain MUET Band 4 as an additional requirement.

Students may also apply for programmes in the Social Sciences and Arts in any universities subject to fulfillment of prescribed requirements by the respective universities. Application to further study at the degree level must be made via UPU online application.

The programme will be conducted in two (2) semesters with 50 credit hours.  The subjects offered are as follows: –

 

Semester 1

No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 LAW034 Introduction to Legal Theories 4
2 LAW036 Social Psychology for Law 4
3 LAW035 Introduction to Legal Learning Skills 4
4 LAW033 Introduction to Malaysian Legal System 4
5 CTU091 Asas Undang-undang Islam 2
CTU061 Pengantar Al-Quran
6 ELC080 English for Foundation Studies 3
7 ELC091 Critical Reading and Reasoning for Foundation Studies 3
8 CSC034 Fundamentals of Information & Communication Technology 3
Total Credit Hours 27

 

 Semester 2

No Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
1 LAW088 Contemporary Global and Legal Issues 4
2 LAW083 Introduction to The Law of Contract, Torts and Crimes 4
3 LAW084 Introduction to Malaysian System of Government 4
4 ECO099 Introduction to Economics 3
5 CTU092 Sistem Perundangan Islam 2
CTU062 Al-Quran Dan Kemanusiaan
6 ELC093 Academic Writing for Foundation Studies 3
7 ELC092 Communicative Skills for Foundation Studies 3
Total Credit Hours 23

 

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

University Requirement:

Candidates must:

  1. Be Malaysian citizen with Bumiputera status.
  2. Distinction (A-) in English Language AND
  3. Credit (C) in Mathematics or Additional Mathematics AND
  4. Distinction (A-) in any 3 subjects (excluding Mathematics, Additional Mathematics and English Language)

Priority will be given to candidates with excellent result.

Programme Requirements:

UiTM Foundation in Law (Asasi Undang-Undang UiTM) – PI005

Candidates who wish to enter this programme must fulfill university requirement and possess the minimum qualifications as follows:

Excellent result in SPM or its equivalent achieving at least grade A- in any of three (3) subjects (excluding English and Mathematics).

Candidates must score at least a distinction A- grade in English Language AND a credit grade in Mathematics/Additional Mathematics.

KPTM Foundation in Law ( Asasi Undang-undang KPTM) – PI007

Candidates who wish to enter this programme must fulfil university requirement and possess the minimum qualifications as follows:

Excellent result in SPM or its equivalent achieving at least grade A- in any three (3) subjects (excluding English and Mathematics).

Candidates must score at least a distinction A- grade in English Language AND a credit grade in Mathematics/Additional Mathematics.

APPLICATION

Kindly complete the application form of UPU (BPKP JPT)

FOR FUTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT

Head of Programme,

Foundation in Law,

Universiti Teknologi MARA,

UITM Cawangan Selangor, Kampus Dengkil ,

42800 Dengkil ,

Selangor Darul Ehsan, MALAYSIA

Tel : 03-89245200