Global Assessment Certificate Program

Course Details

What is the GAC Course Structure?

LEVEL I:

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

Total Hours Level I: 240 hours of classroom arudy, plus 120 hours of Independent Study. Modules 001-006 are compulsory.

 

LEVEL II:

Module No Module Hours
Class Ind. Study Total
GAC007 Academic English II: Listening and Speaking Skills
40 20 60
GAC008 Academic English II: Reading and Writing Skills
40 20 60
Students choose 4 of the 6 following specialization subject areas:
  Specialization      
GAC010 Mathematics II: Probability, Statistics and Finance
40 20 60
GAC011 Computing II: Data Management 40 20 60
GAC012 Business II: Business Studies
40 20 60
GAC013
Science II: Scientific Principles 40 20 60
GAC027 Social Science II: Identity and Interaction in Society 40 20 60
GAC029 Psychology II: Introduction to Psychology 40 20 60
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
GAC025 TOEFL® Preparation Skills 40 20 60

Total Hours Level II: 240 hours of classroom arudy, plus 120 hours of Independent Study.

 

LEVEL III:

Module No Module Hours
Class Ind. St Total
GAC014 Academic English III: Listening and Speaking Skills
40 20 60
GAC015 Academic English III: Reading and Writing Skills
40 20 60
Students choose 4 of the 7 following modules:
GAC016 Mathematics III: Calculus and Advanced Applications
40 20 60
GAC017 Computing III: Digital Communication
40 20 60
GAC022 Business III: International Business Studies
40 20 60
GAC023
Science III: General Science
40 20 60
GAC024 Discrete Mathematics 40 20 60
GAC028 Social Science III: Research Skills and Global Issues
40 20 60
GAC030 Psychology III: Research Skills in Psychology      
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 of classroom arudy, plus 120 hours of Independent Study and an optional 40 hours of ACT Preparation Skills.