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Science Education

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

12 months
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The Science Education specialization from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, aims to  produce educators: To master the knowledge of science and education holistically and in an integrated way. To master the effective skills in the teaching and learning of science.

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At the end of their Science Education studies at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, the graduates will:

  • Acquire and integrate basic knowledge and content knowledge in education.
  • Apply teaching skills effectively.
  • Think critically, creatively and innovatively and able to solve problems with conscience.
  • Be able to communicate and function effectively as a leader and member of a team.
  • Be skillful in managing, integrating information in education, and practice continuous education.
  • Practice the values, attitudes, responsibilities and ethics in the education profession.
  • Practice social responsibility in line with the National Education Philosophy.
  • Be able to enculture entrepreneurial skills, knowledge and attitudes.

Faculty’s Objectives

  • Realising the needs of various stake holders, the Faculty determines the following objectives for its graduates:
  • Educators who possess the basic knowledge and specific skills which are relevant in the area of education.
  • Professional educators with good ethics in executing their responsibilities towards self, colleagues, family, community and Allah.
  • Educators who upholds Bahasa Melayu in the education profession and capable of communicating in English.
  • Educators who contribute internationally besides maintaining their identity through the process of life long learning.
  • Educators who can lead an educational institution efficiently.
  • Educators who can do research to understand and solve issues in education.
  • Educators who think critically, creatively and are innovative and practice these with conscience.
  • Educators who can effectively integrate lCT in education.
  • Educators who possess entrepreneurial skills.
  • Educators who are dynamic and pro active on the development of education nationally.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Academic Writing 
  • Research Methodology 
  • Educational Issues in Malaysia
    • Science Education and Human Development
    • Administration and Policy-Making in Science Education
    • The Environment and its Sustainability
    • Systems and Practices in Science Education
    • Advanced Thinking in Science Education
    • Seminar on Global Sciences
    • Science, Technology and Entrepreneurship Education

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 12 months
    • Part-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines

    More details

    For the research mode, you can apply any time throughout the year.


    40 alternative credits


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    Academic requirements

    We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Bachelor of Education with Honors from UKM or Bachelor of Education with Honors from other institutions of higher learning recognized by the Senate,
    • Bachelor's Degree with Honors from UKM or Bachelor's Degree with Honors from any institution of higher learning recognized by the Senate,
    • Other qualifications that are equivalent to the qualification as stated in (a) or (b) recognized by the Senate.

    Tuition Fee


    • RM 2,250 ; RM  2,420
    • part time : RM 1,125; RM 1,210
    • Res full: RM 1,335


    • RM 4,680; RM 5,020
    • part time : RM 2,340; RM  2,510
    • Res full: RM 3,000


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