healthcare_icons Diploma in Healthcare

Diploma in Healthcare programme provides students with the knowledge on healthcare organisational values, strategy and philosophy, paving the way for graduates to obtain task-performing skills to be applied in a healthcare setting upon graduation.

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Dr. Partiban Subramanian,
Faculty of Allied Health Science

“STRIVING FOR EXCELLENCE THROUGH AMU”

Faculty of Allied Health Science offers innovative educational programmes to meet the various demands and needs of the society in the areas of management, clinical and health-related scientific fields. In line with our strong desire to help the students in achieving their targeted goals and obtain remarkable success upon completion of their studies, comprehensive curriculum are developed and delivered via interactive teaching and learning activities. In addition, continuous guidance is being given by qualified lecturers who are not only dedicated but committed in motivating students to excel in their studies. We have readily available equipments which are tailored to the needs of the learning requirement of the respective programmes. The students will be exposed to the clinical posting/industrial training both locally and abroad. In the field of research, students will be exposed to research activities not only in AMU but also in research projects being conducted at hospitals and other related fields.

YEAR 1


SEMESTER 1
  • Introduction to Healthcare
  • Behavioural Science
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Introduction to Environmental Health
  • Basic Microbiology
SEMESTER 2
  • Communication and Supportive Skills
  • Medical Ethics
  • Principle of Epidemiology
  • Health and Social Care Services Provision
  • Introduction to Pharmacology
  • Current Issues in Health
SEMESTER 3
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Communicative English
  • Computer Application
  • Co-Curriculum

YEAR 2


SEMESTER 1
  • Management of Medical Inventory
  • Medical Office Management
  • Lifespan Development
  • Health, Safety and Security
  • Basic Immunology
SEMESTER 2
  • Business Communication
  • Health Promotion
  • Epidemiology
  • Health and Social Care Services Provision
  • Health Issues for Specific Group
SEMESTER 3
  • Professional Development

YEAR 3


SEMESTER 1
  • Healthcare Marketing
  • Biostatistics
  • Healthcare Human Resource
  • Healthcare Management Information System
SEMESTER 2
  • Ward and Lab Management
  • Waste Management
  • Healthcare Accounting
  • Risk Management
SEMESTER 3
  • Practical Training in Hospitals/Healthcare Industry

SPM or equivalent with 5 credits in the following subjects:

  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • 1 science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Science/Applied Science) AND
  • Any other one subject.

OR

GCE/O Level or equivalent with 5 Grade C in the following subjects:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • One (1) Science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Science/Applied Science)
  • Two (2) of any other subjects

Curriculum approved by the Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA) and endorsed by the Ministry of Higher Education, Accreditation Service for Internal Colleges, UK (ASIC)

  PROGRAMME CODE

((A6719 [02/2020]) Cheras, (A9069) KK, (A10453) Kuching

 FACULTY

Allied Health Sciences

 DURATION OF STUDY

3 years – 9 semesters (2 major semesters and 1 mini semester in a year)

 MODE OF STUDY

Full Time

 AWARDS/CERTIFICATES

Diploma in Healthcare by Asia Metropolitan University

ASSESSMENT

Examination & Assessment by AMU Examination Syndicate