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Global Assessment Certificate (GAC) Course Details

Global Assessment Certificate Course Details

LEVEL I: Compulsory modules

Module No. Module Name and Type
compulsory and co-requisite
Hours Pre-Requisite Modules
Class
Ind. Study Total
GAC001 Academic English I: Listening and Speaking Skills
40 20 60 Nil
GAC002 Academic English I: Reading and Writing Skills
40 20 60 Nil
GAC003 Study Skills for Independent Learning
40 20 60 Nil
GAC004 Mathematics I: Fundamentals
40 20 60 Nil
GAC005 Computing I: Introduction to Computing for Academic Study
40 20 60 Nil
GAC006 Business, Science, Social Science, and Psychology I: Communication Skills
40 20 60 Nil

 

Total hours Level I: 240 hours of classroom study, plus 120 hours of Independent Study.

LEVEL II: Compulsory and elective modules

Module No Module Hours Pre-requisite modules
Class Ind. Study Total
GAC007 Academic English II: Listening and Speaking Skills
40 20 60 GAC001
GAC008 Academic English II: Reading and Writing Skills
40 20 60 GAC002
Students choose 4 of the 6 following specialization subject areas:  
  Specialization        
GAC010 Mathematics II: Probability, Statistics and Finance
40 20 60 GAC004
GAC011 Computing II: Data Management 40 20 60 GAC005
GAC012 Business II: Business Studies
40 20 60 GAC006
GAC013
Science II: Scientific Principles 40 20 60 GAC006
GAC027 Social Science II: Identity and Interaction in Society 40 20 60 GAC006
GAC029 Psychology II: Introduction to Psychology 40 20 60 GAC006
Electives: Students may choose to study one of the following modules. Note: These modules do not contribute to the final qualification.
 
GAC019 IELTS™ Preparation Skills 40 20 60 Nil
GAC025 TOEFL® Preparation Skills 40 20 60 Nil

 

Total hours Level II: 240 hours of classroom study, plus 120 hours of Independent Study. The optional TOEFL or IELTS preparation electives require an additional 40 hours classroom study with 20 hours of Independent Study.

LEVEL III: Compulsory and elective modules

Module No Module Hours Pre-requisite Modules
Class Ind. St Total
GAC014 Academic English III: Listening and Speaking Skills
40 20 60 GAC007
GAC015 Academic English III: Reading and Writing Skills
40 20 60 GAC008
Students choose 4 of the 7 following modules:  
GAC016 Mathematics III: Calculus and Advanced Applications
40 20 60 GAC010
GAC017 Computing III: Digital Communication
40 20 60 GAC011
GAC022 Business III: International Business Studies
40 20 60 GAC012
GAC023
Science III: General Science
40 20 60 GAC013
GAC024 Discrete Mathematics 40 20 60 GAC010
GAC028 Social Science III: Research Skills and Global Issues
40 20 60 Completion of Level II
GAC030 Psychology III: Research Skills in Psychology       GAC029
Electives: This module prepares students for the ACT Test which is an international standardized university admission test.
Note: This module does not contribute to the final qualification.

 
GAC026 ACT® Preparation Skills 40 20 60  


Total hours Level III:
240 hours classroom study with an additional 120 hours of Independent Study. The optional ACT preparation elective requires an additional 40 hours classroom study with 20 hours of Independent Study.