Bachelor of Applied Science (Fisheries)



Admission Requirements


University’s Requirements

  • Passed in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) or equivalent with a minimum of credit (Grade C) in Malay Language or credit in Malay Language July Paper.; and
  • Passed in Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) with a minimum:
  1. Grade C (NGMP 2.00) in General Study; and
  2. Grade C (NGMP 2.00) in two other subjects.

or

  • Passed KPM Matriculation/ UM Fundamental Science / UiTM Fundamental with a minimum of PNGK 2.00; and
  • Obtain a minimum of Band 1 in Malaysian University English Test (MUET).

Special University’s Requirements

Obtain a minimum of C Grade (NGMP 2.00) at STPM level in one of the following subjects :

• Biology
• Physics/ Physics Engineering
• Chemistry/ Chemistry Engineering
• Mathematics/ Mathematics Engineering or Additional Mathematics/Advanced

or

Obtain a minimum of C Grade (NGMP 2.00) at Matriculation/Fundamental level in any one of the following subjects :

• Biology
• Physics/ Physics Engineering
• Chemistry/ Chemistry Engineering
• Mathematics/ Mathematics Engineering or Additional Mathematics/Advanced

Program Aims


To produce knowledgeable and skillful graduates in the aspects of fisheries in general, and aquaculture in particular who are competent, outstanding, professional, possess entrepreneur skill and catalyze the progressive development of human capital as well as environmental sustainability in the aquaculture sectors and products.

Learning Outcomes


At the end of this program, graduates are able to:

1. Apply the knowledge and training in the field of fisheries for marine resource sustainability,

2. Communicate effectively and be able to work as a group in carrying out activities related to the commercial fishing industry, to support the development and expansion of the field of fisheries mainly in capture fisheries and aquaculture,

3. Think critically, solve problems and contribute effectively to support the development in the field of fisheries mainly capture fisheries and aquaculture,

4. Demonstrate ICT skills as well as technical skills to develop modern fisheries sector,

5. Manage and characterized as an agro-industry entrepreneurs with exposure to management skills and the economy by offering courses in management, entrepreneurship and industrial training in government and public agencies,

6. To be ethically and socially responsible as well as having sense of responsibility towards society and the country,

7. Adopt the high professionalism, a positive attitude, ethical and able to adapt to the new working environment,

8. Able to search for, collect and manage information related to learning and being able to practice self-directed learning, and

9. Possess leadership in various activities.

Category of Courses – Bachelor of Applied Science (Fisheries)


University Core Courses (19 Credit Hours)

Course Code Course NameCredit Hours
NCC 2000 Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia3
NCC2001Hubungan Etnik3
CCX XXXXKo-Kurikulum3
BBB 3101Academic Writing Skills3
NCC 2002Kenegaraan Malaysia3
BBB 3102Public Speaking3
BBB 3103English for Occupational Purposes3
MGM3103Asas Keusahawanan3 (3+0)
Total22

Core Programme (70 Credit Hours)

Course Code Course NameCredit Hours
FIS3001Sains Perikanan II4 (3 + 1)
FIS3106Mikrobiologi Persekitaran Akuatik3 (2 + 1)
FIS3401Botani Akuatik3(2+1)
FIS3104 Biologi Invertebrat Akuatik3 (2 + 1)
FIS3204Ekologi Akuatik4 (3+1)
FIS4501Teknologi Peralatan Perikanan3 (2 + 1)
FIS3102Ekofisiologi 0rganisma Akuatik3 (2 +1 )
FIS3002Biostatistik Perikanan3 (2 + 1)
FIS 3105 Iktiologi4 (3+1)
FIS3501Teknik Eksploitasi Sumber Akuatik3 (2 + 1)
FIS4703Pemprosesan Produk Akuatik4 (3 + 1)
FIS3601Dinamik Populasi Ikan II3 (2 + 1)
FIS4998Projek Ilmiah Tahun Akhir I2 (0 + 2)
MNS2201 Prinsip Kepelautan dan Navigasi3 (2 + 1)
FIS3801Perancangan dan Penilaian Perikanan4 (4 + 0)
AQU3301Kesihatan Organisma Akuatik4 (3 + 1)
FIS4999Projek Ilmiah Tahun Akhir II4 (0 + 4)
FIS4992ALatihan Industri6 (0 + 6)
FIS3803 Keselamatan dan Kualiti Makanan Laut4 (3 + 1)
Total70

University Elective (31 Credit Hours)

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
XXX XXXX Elektif I2
XXX XXXXElektif II2
XXX XXXXElektif III3
XXX XXXXElektif IV3
XXX XXXXElektif V3
XXX XXXXElektif VI3
XXX XXXXElektif VII3
XXX XXXXElektif VIII3
XXX XXXXElektif IX3
XXX XXXXElektif X3
XXX XXXXElektif XI3
Total31
Total Credit Hours120

Programme Scheme – Bachelor of Applied Science (Fisheries)


Course CodeSemester 1Credit HoursCourse Code Semester 2 Credit Hours
NCC 2000Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia2NCC 2002Kenegaraan Malaysia3
NCC2001Hubungan Etnik2BBB 3102Public Speaking3
XXX XXXXKo-Kurikulum3FIS3104Biologi Invertebrat Akuatik3 (2 + 1)
BBB 3101Academic Writing Skills3FIS3204Ekologi Akuatik4 (3+1)
FIS3001Sains Perikanan II4 (3 + 1)FIS4501Teknologi Peralatan Perikanan3 (2 + 1)
FIS3106Mikrobiologi Persekitaran Akuatik3 (2 + 1)XXX XXXXElektif I2
FIS3401Botani Akuatik3(2+1)XXX XXXXElektif II3
Credit Hours/Semester20Credit Hours/Semester20

Course Code Semester 3Credit HoursCourse Code Semester 4Credit Hours
BBB 3103English for Occupational Purposes3MGM3103Asas Keusahawanan3 (3+0)
FIS3102Ekofisiologi 0rganisma Akuatik3 (2+1)FIS4703Pemprosesan Produk Akuatik4 (3 + 1)
FIS3002Biostatistik Perikanan3 (2 + 1)FIS3601Dinamik Populasi Ikan II3 (2 + 1)
FIS 3105Iktiologi4 (3+1)XXX XXXXElektif V3
FIS3501Teknik Eksploitasi Sumber Akuatik3 (2 + 1)XXX XXXXElektif VI3
XXX XXXXElektif III3XXX XXXXElektif VII3
XXX XXXXElektif IV3
Credit Hours/Semester22Credit Hours/Semester19


Course Code Semester 5Credit HoursCourse Code Semester 6Credit Hours
FIS4998Projek Ilmiah Tahun Akhir I2 (0 + 2)FIS4999 Projek Ilmiah Tahun Akhir II4 (0 + 4)
MNS2201Prinsip Kepelautan dan Navigasi3 (2 + 1)FIS4992ALatihan Industri6 (0 + 6)
FIS3801Perancangan dan Penilaian Perikanan4 (4 + 0)FIS3803Keselamatan dan Kualiti Makanan Laut4 (3 + 1)
AQU3301Kesihatan Organisma Akuatik4 (3 + 1)XXX XXXXElektif X3
XXX XXXXElektif VIII3XXX XXXXElektif XI3
XXX XXXXElektif IX3
Credit Hours/Semester19Credit Hours/Semester20


Total Credit Hours = 120