LANGUAGES AND LINGUISTICS

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Bachelor of Tamil Language and Linguistics

Students are awarded the Bachelor of Tamil Language and Linguistics upon completion of 125 credits of studies. The programme structure for the Bachelor of Languages and Linguistics (Tamil) is as follows:

Course Component
Contents
Credit
University Courses Information Skills
1
TITAS
2
Core Courses Ethnic Relations
Introduction To Malaysia**
2
Basic Entrepreneurship Culture
2
Co-curriculum
2
Society Networking
2
English
6
Other Faculty Elective Courses
6
 
23
Faculty of Languages and Linguistics Courses Faculty Core Courses
24
Department Core Courses (Major)
63
 
87
Faculty Elective Courses Professional Ethics
3
Thinking and Problem Solving Skills
2
Others
10
 
15
Total
125


Career Opportunity

Graduates from the Tamil programme can work in:
(i)  public relations (Banks, Telecommunications, corporate companies) as Customer Ambassadors, Human Resource Officers, Marketing officers, and Information officers
(ii) media (newspaper, television, radio and internet) as news writers, editorial assistants, journalists, translators, copywriters, web content editors
(iii) education industry as trainers/stimulator of brain capacity (Heguru), language teachers (MOE, Singapore), text book writers, and module developers.

Course Structure
COMPONENTS
SEMESTER 1
SEMESTER 2
SPECIAL SEMESTER
Total Credit
COURSES
CR
COURSES
CR
COURSES
CR
University Courses English
3
TITAS
2
   
10
Information Skills
1
Basic Entrepreneurship Culture
2
   
 
 
Society Networking
2
   
Faculty Core Courses Introduction to Linguistics
3
Introduction to the History of Linguistics
3
   
6
Department Core Courses Tamil Language Competency I
3
Tamil Language Competency lI
3
   
15
Phonology of Tamil
3
Morphology of Modern Tamil
3
   
Tamil Language and Literature
3
 
 
   
Elective Courses  
 
Professional Ethics
3
   
3
Total Credits  
16
18
34

COMPONENTS
SEMESTER 3
SEMESTER 4
SPECIAL SEMESTER
Total Credit
COURSES
CR
COURSES
CR
COURSES
CR
University Courses Ethnic Relations
2
Other Faculty Elective Course
3
   
8
English
3
 
 
   
Faculty Core Courses Introduction to Sociolinguistics
3
Introduction to Pragmatics
3
   
12
Language Acquisition
3
Intercultural Communication
3
   
Department Core Courses Tamil Language Competency Ill
3
Tamil Language Competency IV
3
   
12
Syntax of Modern Tamil
3
Language and Tamil Culture I
3
   
Elective Courses  
 
Critical Thinking & Problem Solving Skills
2
   
2
Total Credits
17
17
   
34

COMPONENTS
SEMESTER 5
SEMESTER 6
SPECIAL SEMESTER
Total Credit
COURSES
CR
COURSES
CR
COURSES
CR
University Courses Co-curriculum
2
Other Faculty Elective Course
3
 
 
5
Faculty Core Courses Methods of Language Research
2
Introduction to Semantics
3
 
 
6
Department Core Courses Tamil Language Competency V
3
Tamil Language Competency VI
3
Tamil Language Industrial Training
5
24
Language and Tamil Culture II
3
Translation Theories and Practices
3
Tamil for Specific Purpose I
2
Tamil for Specific Purpose II
2
    Method of Academic Writing
3
Elective Courses Faculty Electives
5
       
5
Total Credits
18
17
5
40

COMPONENTS
SEMESTER 7
SPECIAL SEMESTER
Total Credit
COURSES
CR
COURSES
CR
University Courses  
 
   
 
Faculty Core Courses  
 
   
 
Department Core Courses Translation in Specific Fields
3
   
12
History of Tamil Language
3
   
Academic Project in Tamil Language
3
   
Tamil Dialects
3
   
Elective Course Faculty Electives
5
   
5
Total Credits
17
17
TOTAL CREDITS: 125
Entry Requirement

Local Candidates

  • Entry requirement for Academic Session 2017/2018

PROGRAM

KELAYAKAN

STPM
(Tahun Semasa)

MATRIKULASI / ASASI

STAM

DIPLOMA

KELAYAKAN LAIN

MB14

Sarjana Muda Bahasa & Linguistik Tamil

7 Semester

Aliran Sastera

Lulus STPM dengan memenuhi syarat keperluan khas seperti berikut;

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B (NGMP 3.00) pada peringkat STPM dalam mata pelajaran Bahasa Tamil;

 

atau

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B pada peringkat SPM dalam salah satu  mata pelajaran berikut:

  • Bahasa Tamil
  • Kesusasteraan Tamil;

 

dan

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya  Tahap 2 (Band 2) dalam MUET.

Tidak Ditawarkan

Tidak Ditawarkan

Aliran Sastera

Memiliki Diploma dalam bidang Bahasa Tamil  dari institusi lain di dalam atau di luar negara yang diiktiraf oleh Senat Universiti Malaya

 

atau

 

Memiliki Sijil/Diploma Perguruan Asas,  Kementerian   Pendidikan Malaysia atau Jabatan  Pendidikan Tinggi Malaysia dan mempunyai pengalaman mengajar dalam bidang bahasa Tamil atau berkhidmat dalam pekerjaan yang melibatkan hal-hal Bahasa Tamil (misalnya pengajaran bahasa, penterjemahan, perancangan bahasa, pengurusan istilah, pengeditan dan sebagainya) selama  tidak kurang tiga (3) tahun  pengalaman;

 

atau

 

Lulus STPM bukan tahun semasa dengan memenuhi syarat keperluan khas seperti berikut;

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B (NGMP 3.00) pada peringkat STPM dalam mata pelajaran Bahasa Tamil;

 

atau

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B pada peringkat SPM dalam salah satu mata pelajaran berikut:

  • Bahasa Tamil
  • Kesusasteraan Tamil;

 

dan

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya  Tahap 2 (Band 2) dalam MUET.

Aliran A-Level dan IB

Lulus  GCE A Level dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya dua (2) Gred B dan satu (1) Gred  C dalam mana-mana 3 mata pelajaran;

 

atau

 

Lulus  International Baccalaureate  (IB) Diploma dengan mendapat sekurang-kurangnya  skor 30 mata;

 

dan

 

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya Gred B pada peringkat SPM dalam salah satu mata pelajaran berikut:

  • Bahasa Tamil
  • Kesusasteraan Tamil;

 

dan

Mendapat sekurang-kurangnya  Tahap 2 (Band 2) dalam MUET.

Intake Schedule
Intake Schedule
 

Semester I : September

Deadline for Malaysian applicants : April for Semester I intake

Deadline for International applicants : June for Semester I intake

 
Fees
  • RM 5,043.00 (Local student)
  • Click here (International student)
Last Update: September 06, 2017

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