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Malay Language Proficiency Programme (Beginners)

Introduction

Malay language for Beginners is a part of Modern Foreign Language programme that is meant for non-native adult learners who wish to continue their learning and improve their command in Malay at proficiency level. The Malay Language Proficiency Programme is designed to train participants to become competent in the basic communication of the Malay Language.

Course Objectives

  • Converse with confidence using simple language acquisition.
  • Read and understand short stories, narratives and simple texts.
  • Understand basic communication of the Malay Language.
  • Understand information delivered in the Malay Language and in turn provide appropriate responses and feed back.
  • Write short sentences in simple language using specific words.
  • Interact with peers regarding daily matters and work.
  • Listen to audio, conversation and presentation, and deliver appropriate responses verbally or in writing.

Course Content

Participants will be exposed to Malay language acquisition which comprises Malay syllables, phrases and simple structures, vocabulary, cultural expressions, numbers, time markers, easy grammar, listening to audio, reading simple text and stories, understanding the meaning of words, responding to questions, writing short sentences, and simple paragraphs.


Who should Attend

Expatriates, foreign students, public (homemakers, retirees etc), Political officers and Malaysians residing or studying abroad.


Duration

80 Hours

(Every Tuesday & Thursday)

2.00pm – 6.00pm (80 Hours)
4.00pm – 8.00pm (80 Hours)


Training Methodology

Discussions, role plays, practice sessions, Interactive and integrated learning, presentation, simulations, etc.


Assessment Methods

  • Continuous Assessment: 60% (Exercises, Interactive activity and Tests).
  • Final Examination: 40% (Listening + Speaking + Reading + Writing).

Awarding of Certificate

The certificate will be awarded by University of Malaya Centre for Continuing Education upon successful completion of the course.


Course Fee

RM 2,500.00

Fees can be paid in full or by instalment


Malay Language Proficiency Programme (Intermediate)

Introduction

Malay language for Intermediate is a part of Modern Foreign Language programme that is meant for non-native adult learners who wish to continue their learning and expand their understanding and skill in Malay at Intermediate level. The Malay Language Proficiency Programme at Intermediate level is aimed to train participants to become proficient in the Malay listening, social conversation, reading and informal writing.

Course Objectives

  • use Malay Language in professional, academic and social contexts.
  • gain competency in social discourse fields.
  • engage in discussions on related issues.
  • read excerpts from books and magazines and understand Malay prose.
  • write memos and messages, respond to emails and write simple description.
  • listen to audio speeches, documentaries and intense text, and provide clear comprehension accounts

Course Content

Participants will be exploring Malaysia which comprises of themes of culture, cuisine, environment, history, leisure activities, places of interest, transport, people and wellbeing, customs and tradition, weather and other relevant reading materials.


Who should Attend

Expatriates, foreign students, public (homemakers, retirees etc), Political officers and Malaysians residing or studying abroad.


Duration

100 Hours

(Every Monday & Wednesday)

2.00pm – 6.00pm (100 Hours)
4.00pm – 8.00pm (100 Hours)

 


Training Methodology

Discussions, role plays, practice sessions, interactive and integrated learning, social encounter, presentation, simulations, etc.

Assessment Methods

  • Continuous Assessment : 60% (Exercise, Quizzes, interactive activity and Test).
  • Examination :40%(Listening + Speaking + Reading + Writing).

Awarding of Certificate

The certificate will be awarded by University of Malaya Centre for Continuing Education upon successful completion of the course.


Course Fee

RM 2,950.00

Fees can be paid in full or by instalment


Malay Language Proficiency Programme (Advanced)

Introduction

Malay language for Advanced is a part of Modern Foreign Language programme that is meant for non-native adult learners who wish to continue their learning and advance their competency and eloquence at a higher level. The Malay Language Proficiency Programme is formulated to train participants to become proficient in using Malay language in a variety of contexts skilfully.

Course Objectives

  • comprehend and interpret the meaning from a range of familiar written discourses.
  • provide accurate and appropriate responses following genre-specific conventions.
  • use accurate and appropriate vocabulary, expressions and structures to convey precision in language and nuances of meaning in reading and writing.
  • use Malay Bilingual dictionaries to understand and use figurative expressions.
  • Listen to audio-visual and provide summaries, views and opinion and feedback orally, cloze-passages or in writing.

Course Content

Participants will be exposed to self-Introduction and meeting new friends, buying tickets, ordering food, making hotel reservations, asking for directions and land marks, transport, visiting doctors, shopping, banking, renting houses and other relevant reading materials.


Who should Attend

Expatriates, foreign students, public (homemakers, retirees etc), Political officers and Malaysian residing or studying abroad.


Duration

120 Hours

(Every Monday, Wednesday & Friday)

2.00pm – 6.00pm (120 Hours)
4.00pm – 8.00pm (120 Hours)


Training Methodology

Discussions, role plays, practice sessions, interactive and integrated learning, social encounter, presentation, simulations, etc.


Assessment Methods

  • Continuous Assessment : 60% (Exercise, Quizzes, interactive activity and Test).
  • Examination :40% (Listening + Speaking + Reading + Writing).

Awarding of Certificate

The certificate will be awarded by University of Malaya Centre for Continuing Education upon successful completion of the course.


Course Fee

RM 3,175.00

Fees can be paid in full or by instalment


Intensive Malay Language Programme (KIBM)

(Pengesahan Jawatan)

Pengenalan

Dalam kursus ini, para peserta didedahkan kepada pembelajaran bahasa Malaysia yang berorientasikan sukatan pelajaran SPM. Para peserta akan mengikuti pembelajaran pengetahuan dan kemahiran bahasa, menulis karangan perbincangan dan surat, karangan berpandukan bahan grafik serta rumusan petikan akademik. Selain itu, para peserta didedahkan kepada kemahiran lisan dan pemahaman komponen sastera serta peribahasa.

Objektif Kursus

  • Berkomunikasi dan menerapkan bentuk-bentuk pertuturan, dan penggunaan nahu yang tepat dalam Bahasa Malaysia ke dalam pelbagai wahana profesional, akademik dan sosial.
  • Berbincang secara mantap tajuk-tajuk khusus dan isu-isu semasa yang menekankan aspek sosio-ekonomi, politik, hubungan sejagat dan kebudayaan.
  • Membaca dan memahami kandungan dalam petikan-petikan sahih, dan berupaya mentafsir maklumat daripada bahan grafik, sastera dan peribahasa Melayu.
  • Menulis karangan perbincangan yang berkaitan dengan pentadbiran, perniagaan, laporan, dan ulasan, serta merumus maklumat dengan menggunakan ulasan tersendiri.

Kandungan Kursus

Para peserta akan mempelajari 14 topik terpilih yang merangkumi isu-isu semasa, pencemaran, pelancongan, kemalangan, amalan membaca, amalan berjimat-cermat, kemajuan sains dan teknologi, isu pemakanan, bencana alam, penyakit, dan komponen sastera iaitu cerpen serta sajak.


Penyertaan

  1. Perlantikan dan pengesahan jawatan Pensyarah IPTA, penuntut Malaysia tahap pascasiswa IPTA, warga asing yang bertugas sebagai pentadbir awam, penuntut antarabangsa IPT yang berminat .
  2. Kelayakan Tambahan : Para peserta yang telah menduduki kursus ‘ Malay Language Proficiency – Advanced’, pernah menduduki peperiksaan UPSR, dan PMR.

Tempoh Kursus

120 Jam

( setiap hari Selasa & Khamis) – 4pm – 8pm.


Kaedah Pengajaran

Perbincangan, main peranan, pembelajaran secara interaktif dan bersepadu, penilaian padu antara pasangan, pembezaan dalam pembelajaran, dan penggunaan bahan grafik serta lain-lain kaedah yang bersesuaian


Kaedah Pengujian

  • Penilaian Berterusan - Ujian (50%)
  • Peperiksaan Akhir - Lisan dan Penulisan (50%).

Sijil

Persijilan (Tahap Penguasaan) melalui Pusat Penddikan Berterusan (UMCCed) setelah tamat kursus dengan jayanya.


Yuran Kursus

RM 2, 850.00

Yuran boleh dibayar secara ansuran atau sepenuhnya.


Intensive Malay Language Programme (KIBM)

(Exclusive)

Introduction

The intensive Malay language course is tailored exclusively for non-native adults who wish to accelerate their competency and eloquence at a higher level. Participants are trained privately either on one-to-one basis or in small groups. Participant gain the opportunity to become fluent in using the Malay language in a variety of social contexts skilfully.

Course Objectives

  • Able to communicate and apply speech forms, and proper use of Malay grammar into various professional, academic and social courses.
  • Discuss specific topics and current issues that emphasize socio-economic, political, universal and cultural aspects in Malaysian context.
  • Read and understand content in authentic quotations, and be able to interpret information from stimuli, literary texts and Malay proverbs.
  • Write discussions related to administration, business reports, and reviews, and convey information using individual reviews.

Expected Proficiency

All participants will sit for a placement test to determine their actual proficiency level. The participant’s ability level will then be determined to the acquired proficiency or further as per request.

For instance,
Level CFR A1/A2 will be stretched to level CFR B1 or B2.
Level CFR B1/B2 will be stretched to level CFR C1 or C2.


Course Content

Participant/s will be begin to study the content based on their current achievement level and then will be accelerated to the next desired level.

For instance,

Participant/s who begin at Beginners level will be exposed to Malay language acquisition which comprises Malay syllables, phrases and simple structures, vocabulary, cultural expressions, numbers, time markers, easy grammar, listening to audio, reading simple text and stories, understanding the meaning of words, responding to questions, writing short sentences, and simple paragraphs. By end of the course, participant/s would be able to complete some of the Intermediate course contents.

Participant/s who begin at the Intermediate level will be exploring Malaysia which comprises of themes of culture, cuisine, environment, history, leisure activities, places of interest, transport, people and well-being, customs and traditions, weather and other relevant reading materials. By end of the course, participant/s would be able to complete some of the advanced course contents.

Participant/s who begin at the advanced level will gain exposure to meeting people in Malaysia and find new friends, buying tickets, ordering food, making hotel reservations, asking for directions and land marks, transport, visiting doctor, shopping, banking, rent houses and other relevant authentic materials. By end of the course, participant/s would be able to complete fluency level course contents which comprises reading and understanding the content in unfamiliar written discourses, understand and convey messages appropriately to formal, informal and non-formal language utterances, use accurate and appropriate expressions, idioms and genre-specific meanings, and listen to native speakers’ exchanges and provide vivid feedback.


Who should Attend

Expatriates, Political officers and International Organisations.

Number of Course participants:

Individual / private one
Group 5 participants

Duration

As per request, number of hour ranges from 100 up to 400 hours.

The Intensive Malay course commences from Monday to Friday (5 days per week) from 9 am until 2 pm.

Venue : University of Malaya Centre for Continuing Education (UMCCed), Kuala Lumpur.


Training Methodology

  • Various tools and techniques will be used to enhance learning and ensure transfer of knowledge and competency for practical application of the skills and strategies acquired. For single participants, a one to one approach which includes interpersonal interaction, coaching, discussion, exercises, newspaper articles, short stories and use of audio visual will be used. Meanwhile for groups, they will be involved actively in more interactive and integrated activities, discussions, and presentations, written assignments, newspaper excerpts, literature genres and use of audio visual too.
  • Participant/s too will be involved in educational and social visits that are organised within the surroundings of Kuala Lumpur. The visits include Dark Cave / Batu Caves, Museum Orang Asli, Royal Selangor, Kraf Negara, FRIM /Kuala Selangor, Movie, cultural events, pasar malam etc.

Assessment Methods

Assessments comprise;

  • Continuous Assessments – tests / presentation / quizzes / narration / report writing (60% + progress report).
  • Summative Assessments – listening / speaking / reading / writing (40% + final report).

Awarding of Certificate

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will be awarded a Certificate of Completion (determined by the level of achievement) by the University of Malaya Centre for Continuing Education (UMCCed)


Course Fee

Specific quotation will be advised.

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