Foundation in Allied Science

Foundation in Allied Science

KPT/JPS(R2/720/3/0007)04/26 (MQA/FA0260)

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This programme serves as an intensive preparatory course comprising introductory science subjects such as chemistry, biology, physics and mathematics; and provides the introduction to allied health-related subjects in anatomy, as well as professional ethics. These ensure students are fully equipped with the potential and skills to excel in their future undergraduate programme of choice.

Students are exposed to a variety if extracurricular activities as means of building strong leadership attribute, organizational management abilities and social skills.

Academic Pathway

Successful completion of the Foundation in Allied Science programme leads to the following UoC degree programmes:
  • Degree in Psychology
  • Degree in Physiotherapy
  • Degree in Biomedical Engineering Technology
  • Degree in Occupational Safety & Health
  • Degree in Homeopathic Medical Science

For information on our other Foundation programme that leads to a Medicine or Pharmacy degree, please visit the page for Foundation in Science (Medicine/Pharmacy)

Study Mode

Full time:

  • Lectures and tutorials
  • Practical laboratory experiments

Course Structure

1 Year (3 Semesters)

Semester 1

Chemistry 1
Chemistry Lab 1
Introduction to Statistics
English For Pre-U
Affective Domain 1

Semester 2

Mathematics 1
Introduction to Organic Chemistry
Introduction to Organic Chemistry Lab
Biology 1
Biology Lab 1
Healthcare 1
Healthcare 2
Affective Domain 2
Academic Communication

Semester 3

Pengajian Malaysia/ Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi
Pengajian Islam / Pengajian Moral
Physics 1
Physics Lab 1
Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology
Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology Lab
Computing Essentials
English Language and Culture

Entry Requirements

For students pursuing a science degree (other than Medicine, Pharmacy or Dentistry)

Examinations Requirement
SPM/ SPMV/ O-Level Pass with a minimum of 5 credits in the following subjects:



3 other subjects; AND

Pass English and Bahasa Malaysia

International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) – O Levels Pass with a minimum of Grade C in 5 subjects
Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) Pass with a minimum of Grade B in 3 subjects
Other qualifications recognised by the Government of Malaysia

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