Curtin University Malaysia (Curtin Malaysia)
Curtin University Malaysia (Curtin Malaysia)

Curtin University Malaysia (Curtin Malaysia)


Bachelor of Applied Geology (R2/443/6/0003)(10/25)(MQA/SWA0033)


Bachelor's Degree Program
Qualification Awarded
Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology)
Awarding Institution
Curtin University
Recognition of Qualification
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), The Australian Institute of Geoscientists, Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Geological Society of Australia, International Association of Hydrogeologists
Course Duration
3 years
February, July
Class Location
  • Curtin University, Malaysia

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
Foundations of Physics
Fundamentals of Geology I
Integrating Indigenous Science and STEM
Introductory Mathematics

Evolving Earth Systems and Palaeontology
Fundamentals of Geology 2
Planetary Science
Introduction to Chemistry

Entry Requirement

Minimum English language entry requirements:

IELTS: Overall 6.5 (no individual band below 6.0)
TOEFL: 79 (band minimum W-21, L-13, R-13, S-18)
SPM 1119 English: C
GCE ‘A’ Level: E
GCE ‘O’ Level: C

Academic entry requirements:
GCE-A Level/ STPM/ (best of 3 subjects): minimum 5 score
UEC (best of 5 selected subjects): minimum 15 score

Score Conversion for Advanced level/GCE/GCSE:
Grades awarded from 2010 onwards: A*=6, A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1
Grades awarded up to 2009: A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1
AS Levels equal half of that of an Advanced Level, e.g. 3 points for an A*, 2.5 points for an A (prior to 2010)

Subject Grades Conversion for STPM : A=5, A- =4, B+ =4, B=3, B- =2, C+ = 2, C=1

Subject Grades Conversion for UEC : A1 = 8, A2 = 7, B3 =6, B4 =5, B5 =4, B6 =3, C7 =0, C8 =0
The following UEC subjects are included in the aggregate of the best five subjects:
• Mathematics • Advance Mathematics I • Advance Mathematics II • Biology • Chemistry • Physics • Business Studies • Bookkeeping and Accounts • Accounting
• Economics • History • Geography • Computing and Information Technology

Course Fees

< RM90000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)
Tuition Fee
RM29,800 per annum

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