UOW Malaysia KDU Penang University College

Credit for prior learning

The following UOW Malaysia KDU Penang University courses have credit for prior learning available. Please select the course for further details. 

Course details

Course: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Business Management

Program year: 2019

Marks required for maximum credit exemption: Minimum 50% average 

Maximum credit exemption: 72 credit points (1.5 years)

Course completed: No - first 4 semesters (20 subjects)


Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted

UOW courseUOW FacultyUOW majorNumber of years to complete Session of entry 
Bachelor of Business* Faculty of Business and Law All single majors (except Accounting) 1.5 years (72 credit points) Autumn and Spring
Bachelor of Business* Faculty of Business and Law Accounting** 2 years (84 credit points) Autumn and Spring
Bachelor of Business Administration* Faculty of Business and Law No majors available 1.5 years (72 credit points) Autumn and Spring

*Courses available from 2022

**Due to professional accreditation requirements, Accounting students can only receive up to 60 credit points (all the below specified credit plus 12 credit points unspecified @ 200 level).


Maximum credit exemptions

Institution subject codeInstitution subject nameUOW subject codeUOW subject nameCredit points
BFN3123 Financial Accounting ACCY111 Accounting Fundamentals in Society 6
BUB3123 Business Statistics COMM121 Statistics for Business 6
BEC3113 Microeconomics ECON100

Economic Essentials for Business

6

BEC3123 Macroeconomics
- Principles of Finance FIN111 Introductory Principles of Finance 6
BMK3113 Principles of Marketing MARK101 Marketing Principles 6
BLG3133 Business Communication MGNT 102 Business Communication 6
BUB3113 Principles of Management MGNT110 Introduction to Management 6
BUB3153 Organisational Behaviour MGNT201 Organisation Behaviour 6
Unspecified credit @ 100 level 6
Unspecified credit @ 200 level 18
Maximum credit exemptions 72

Course details

Course: Bachelor of  Computer Science 

Program Year: 2020

Marks required for maximum credit exemption: Minimum 65% average

Maximum credit exemption: 72 credit points (1.5 years)

Course Completed: No (Students must complete a minimum of 5 semesters)


Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted

UOW courseUOW FacultyUOW majorNumber of years to completeSession of entry
Bachelor of Computer Science Faculty of  Engineering and Information Sciences All single majors 1.5 years (72 credit points) Autumn or Spring

Maximum credit exemptions

Details of the approved credit transfer agreements can be viewed under detailed credit exemptions (pdf)

Course details

Course: Diploma in Accounting

Program year: 2019

Marks required for maximum credit exemption: Minimum 60% average

Maximum credit exemption: 72 credit points (1.5 years)

Course completed: Yes


Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted

UOW courseUOW FacultyUOW majorNumber of years to completeSession of entry
Bachelor of Business* Faculty of Business and Law All single majors (except Accounting) 1.5 years (72 credit points) Autumn and Spring
Bachelor of Business* Faculty of Business and Law Accounting** 2 years (84 credit points) Autumn and Spring
Bachelor of Business Administration* Faculty of Business and Law No majors available 1.5 years (72 credit points) Autumn and Spring

*Course available from 2022

**Due to professional accreditation requirements, Accounting students can only receive up to 60 credit points (all the below specified credit plus 12 credit points unspecified @ 200 level).


Maximum credit exemptions

Institution subject codeInstitution subject nameUOW subject codeUOW subject nameCredit points
BDA1013 Introduction to Accounting ACCY111 Accounting Fundamentals in Society 6
BDA1033 Management Accounting 1 ACCY112

Accounting in Organistions

6

BDA2023 Management Accounting 2
BDE2023 Business Statistics COMM121 Statistics for Business 6
BDE1023 Microeconomics ECON100

Economic Essentials for Business

6

BDE2013 Macroeconomics
BDF2013 Financial Managment FIN111 Introductory Principles of Finance 6
BDF1013 Introduction to Personal Financing FIN252 Personal Finance 6
BDK1013 Principles of Marketing MARK101 Principles of Marketing 6
BDM1023 Principles of Management MGNT110 Introduction to Management 6
Unspecified credit @ 100 level 6
Unspecified credit @ 200 level 18
Maximum credit exemptions 72

Course details

Course: Diploma in Business

Program year: 2019

Marks required for maximum credit exemption: Minimum 60% average 

Maximum credit exemption: 72 credit points (1.5 years)

Course completed: Yes 


Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted

UOW courseUOW FacultyUOW majorNumber of years to completeSession of entry
Bachelor of Business* Faculty of Business and Law All single majors (excluding Accounting) 1.5 years (72 credit points) Autumn and Spring
Bachelor of Business* Faculty of Business and Law Accounting** 2 years (84 credit points) Autumn and Spring
Bachelor of Business Administration* Faculty of Business and Law No majors available 1.5 years (72 credit points) Autumn and Spring

*Courses available from 2022

**Due to professional accreditation requirements, Accounting students can only receive up to 60 credit points (all the below specified credit plus 12 credit points unspecified @ 200 level). 


Maximum credit exemptions

Institution subject codeInstitution subject nameUOW subject codeUOW subject nameCredit points
BBD1103 Introduction to Accounting ACCY111 Accounting Fundamentals in Society 6
BBD2034 Business Statistics COMM121 Statistics for Business 6
BBD1033 Microeconomics ECON100

Economic Essentials for Business

6

BBD2034 Macroeconomics
BDF2013 Financial Management FIN111 Introductory Principles of Finance 6
BBD1043 Principles of Marketing MARK101 Principles of Marketing 6
BBD2013 Introduction to Business Communication MGNT102 Business Communications 6
BBD1123 Principles of Management MGNT110 Introduction to Management 6
BBD2124 Management of Human Resources MGNT206 Managing Human Resources 6
Unspecified credit @ 100 level 6
Unspecified credit @ 200 level 18
Maximum credit exemptions 72

Course details

Course: Diploma in Computer Studies

Marks required for maximum credit exemption: Minimum 65% average of a GPA of 2.6 out of 4.0

Maximum credit exemption: 48 credit points (1 year)

Course Completed: Yes 


Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted

UOW courseUOW FacultyUOW majorNumber of years to completeSession of entry
Bachelor of Computer Science  Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences All single majors 2 years (96 credit points) Autumn or Spring

Maximum credit exemptions

Details of the approved credit transfer agreements can be viewed under detailed credit exemptions (pdf)

Course details

Course: Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Microelectronics)

Marks required for maximum credit exemption: Minimum 65% average of a GPA of 2.6 out of 4.0

Maximum credit exemption: 72 credit points (1.5 years)

Course Completed: Yes 


Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted

UOW courseUOW FacultyUOW majorNumber of years to completeSession of entry
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)  Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences Computer, Electrical and Telecommunications 2.5 years (120 credit points) Autumn or Spring

Maximum credit exemptions

Details of the approved credit transfer agreements can be viewed under detailed credit exemptions (pdf)

Course details

Course: Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Mechatronics)

Marks required for maximum credit exemption: Minimum 65% average of a GPA of 2.6 out of 4.0

Maximum credit exemption: 72 credit points (1.5 years)

Course Completed: Yes 


Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted

UOW courseUOW FacultyUOW majorNumber of years to completeSession of entry
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)  Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences Mechatronics 2.5 years (120 credit points) Autumn or Spring

Maximum credit exemptions

Details of the approved credit transfer agreements can be viewed under detailed credit exemptions (pdf)

Course details

Course: Diploma in Mass Communication

Marks required for maximum credit exemption: Minimum 65% average of a GPA of 2.6 out of 4.0

Maximum credit exemption: 48 credit points (1 year)

Course Completed: Yes 


Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted

UOW courseUOW FacultyUOW majorNumber of years to completeSession of entryMaximum credit exemptions
Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities Visual Communication and Design 2 years (96 credit points) Autumn or Spring Detailed credit exemptions  (pdf)
Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities Marketing Communication and Advertising 2 years (96 credit points) Autumn or Spring Detailed credit exemptions  (pdf)
Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities Journalism 2 years (96 credit points) Autumn or Spring Detailed credit exemptions  (pdf)
Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities Global Screen Media 2 years (96 credit points) Autumn or Spring Detailed credit exemptions  (pdf)
Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities Digital and Social Media 2 years (96 credit points) Autumn or Spring Detailed credit exemptions  (pdf)

 

Course details

Course: Diploma in Nursing

Marks required for maximum credit exemption: Pass mark 50%.

Maximum credit exemption: 48 credit points (1 year)

Course Completed: Yes.  Students must also provide their Diploma Award and Nursing Registration Certificate from Malaysia.


Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted

UOW courseUOW FacultyNumber of years to completeSession of entry
Bachelor of Nursing  Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health 2 years (96 credit points) Autumn session only

Maximum credit exemptions

Students granted the maximum credit will be exempt from the following UOW subjects:-

UOW subject codeUOW subject nameCredit points
SNUG101 Fundamentals of Nursing 6
SNUG102 Nursing as a Profession 6
SNUG103 Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses 6
SNUG104 Workplace Experience 1 6
SNUG105 Person and Family Centred Care 6
SNUG106 Nursing care for Older People 6
SNUG107 Primary Health Care 6
SNUG108 Workplace Experience 2 6
  Maximum credit points awarded 48 cps

 

Additional course requirements

Additional information regarding course requirements, areas of major study and double majors can be found in the UOW Course Handbook.


English language requirements

Further information regarding UOW English language requirements and additional course information can be found under additional entry requirements.

The information contained on this website is a guide only and is subject to change according to any amendments to the curriculum of the University of Wollongong or the institutions listed on this website. You will be advised of your eligibility for admission and for credit exemption after receipt of your formal application in your formal letter of offer.