To enter into this programme you must satisfy both the entry criteria and the course pre-requisites.

Entry Criteria

  • Pass SSLC English – 50% or better
  • An aggregate of 200% or better (i.e. Combined total of SSLC English plus other best three SSLC subjects)

Once you meet the entry criteria you enroll in 5 courses in the first semester and 5 courses in the second semester, a total of 10 courses. These 10 courses should include the following:

 

5 Core Courses :

HED001  Foundation Education

[Semester 1]

HEN004  Foundation English                

[Semester 1& 2]

HSA002  Samoan 1                 

    [Semester 1& 2]

HCS081 Foundation Computer Studies                                    

    [Semester 1& 2]

One of the following:

 

        

 

HMA010 Foundation Algebra           [Semester 1]

HMA020 Foundation Calculus          [Semester 2]

 

HMA030 Foundation Mathematics [Semester 1]

 

HMA071 Foundation General Mathematics 1 [Sem 1]

      HMA072 Foundation General Mathematics 2 [Sem 2]

 

 

ELECTIVE 1 [Choose 2 or 3]:

Semester 1 courses

Semester 2 courses

HAC001 Foundation Financial Accounting

HAC002 Foundation Management Accounting

HEC001 Foundation Microeconomics

HEC002 Foundation Macroeconomics

HCL001 Foundation Law

HMG001 Basic Management

HGE001 Physical Geography

HMK001 Foundation Marketing

HAN001 People & Cultures of the Pacific

HAN001 People & Cultures of the Pacific

HHI001 Revolutionary Forces Since 1500

HEN005 Introduction to Literature

HSO001 Society & Culture

HGE002 Human Geography

HBI011 Foundation Biology 1

HHI002 Pacific History

HCH031 Foundation Chemistry 1

HSO002 Pacific Island Societies

HPH021 Foundation Physics 1

HBI012 Foundation Biology 2

HST050 Foundation Statistics         

HCH032 Foundation Chemistry 2

 

HPH022 Foundation Physics 2

 

HST050 Foundation Statistics         

 

ELECTIVE 2 [Choose 2 or 3]:

Semester 1 courses

Semester 2 courses

HAG041 Foundation Agriculture 1

HAG042 Foundation Agriculture 2

HFT001 Understanding Nutrition

HFT002  From Fibre to Fabric

HMU001 Rudiments of Applied Music Theory 1

HMU002 Rudiments of Applied Music Theory 2

HPA003  Drama

HPA004 Dance

HPE001 Physical Education & Health 1

HPE002 Physical Education & Health 2

TCJ013 Hand & Power Tools, Basic Timber Joints

HVA002 Elements & Principles of Art

 

TCJ015 Workplace Activities & Finished Timber Joints

 

To graduate with a Foundation Certificate in Education, you must pass at least 8 courses. These 8 should include the following:

  1. 5 core courses
  2. 1 or 2 courses from Elective 1
  3. 1 or 2 courses from Elective 2

Course Pre-requisites

To enroll in each Foundation course, you must meet the course pre-requisites.

  •         Foundation Biology – 50% or better in SSLC Biology
  •         Foundation Chemistry – 50% or better in SSLC Biology
  •         Foundation Computing – Aggregate Total of 200% or better in SSLC
  •         Foundation Physics – 50% or better in SSLC Physics
  •         Foundation Maths – 50% or better in SSLC Maths
  •         Foundation Algebra & Calculus – 50% or better in SSLC Maths
  •         Foundation Statistics – 50% or better in SSLC Maths
  •         Foundation Technology – 50% or better in SSLC Maths

 

  FCE Programme Summary

     1. Name of Programme

  What qualification are you studying towards?

 

 

Foundation Certificate in Education

2. Admission / Entry Criteria

What you need in order to enter / enrol in this programme?

 

An Aggregate total of 160% or better in SSLC English plus Best 3 subjects (with a 50% score in English)

 

3. Courses Available

What you are expected to enrol in?

·      Compulsory or core courses: HED001, HEN004, HCS081, HSA002 plus any ONE of the following Maths courses: HMA010, HMA020, HMA030, HMA071, HMA072,

·      In Semester 1: HED001, HEN004, HCS081, HSA002, Plus one of: HAC001, HEC001, HCL001, HGE001, HAN001, HHI001, HSO001, HMA010, HMA030, HMA071, HBI011, HCH031, HPH021, HST050, HAG041, HFT001, HMU001, HPA003, HPE001, TCJ013

·      In Semester 2: HAC002, HEC002, HMG001, HMK001, HAN001, HEN005, HGE002, HHI002, HSO002, HAG042, HCS081, HMA020, HST050, HBI012, HCH032, HPH022, HFT002, HMU002, HPA004, HPE002, HVA002, TCJ015

 

 

 

FACULTIES STUDENTS CORPORATE SERVICES GOVERNANCE, POLICIES AND PLANNING

Faculty of Apllied Science                                          International Students                                                        Financial Services                                                        NUS Statutes, Regulations and Policies

Faculty of Arts                                                            Current Students                                                                ICT                                                                                Planning

Faculty of Business and Entrepreneurship                Student Administration                                                       Properties and Maintenance                                         Secretariat

Faculty of Education                                                  Student Support Services                                                   Human Resource

Faculty of Health Science                                          Scholarships                                                                       

Faculty of Science                                                     NUS Student Email

                                                                                  International Office

CENTRES NUS Quality Assurance    

Centre for Samoan Studies                                       Quality at NUS

Oloamanu Centre                                                      Services                                                       

 

 

Social Media

                                                                                                                      NUS General Map                                                                                             

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Go to top