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American Degree Transfer Programme in Arts and Humanities

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

American Degree Transfer Programme in Arts and Humanities KPT/JPS (PA 7603) 09/22

The American Degree Transfer Programme is a well-balanced programme designed to impart knowledge of both ancient and modern languages, the performing arts, philosophy, world comparative religion, cultural studies, history, mass communication, and cultural anthropology, world politics and sociology. Lincoln University College offers the most established credit transfer and articulation agreements with American universities in Malaysia through our American Degree Transfer Program. ADP program in Malaysia usually have a credit-transfer option, which means that student can transfer to a university overseas to finish their degree after studying anywhere between 1- 3 years in Malaysia. Our extensive list of American and Canadian universities offers many options in terms of degree majors. The American degree generally takes 4 years to complete. Students have the option of transferring to a US university during year 2 or 3. ADTP students usually transfer as junior (3rd Year) students. An advantage of joining the ADTP is that the SAT/ACT exams are not required for admission to transfer. The program is exclusively designed according to the requirements of the global market so as to take advantage of classroom experiences that contribute towards the career building of the students. During the independent studies, the students will be encouraged to work with industry leaders, civic leaders, government leaders, governmental as well as non-governmental development agencies, and general public to assure that all outcomes of their independent thinking are linked with their individual growth as well as with the betterment of the society.

The primary aim of American Degree Transfer Programme is to provide knowledge and understanding for successful use of professional skills to attain better performance and operational efficiency in arts and humanities. This would ascertain developing the student’s intellectual ability and understand the need for creativity during the design of solutions to current issues. The programme of American Degree Transfer in Arts and Humanities will produce graduates who are

  • Knowledgeable and skillful in the field of arts and humanities.

  • Able to manage information and embraces lifelong learning with capability to solve problem related to arts and humanities with competencies and scientific skills.

  • Professionals to work internationally in arts and humanities departments, with non-government organizations, and with different business cultures and aware the teamwork skills,
social responsibilities, values and ethics to face challenges of the global employment market.

  •Capable to be a leader with good managerial and communicate effectively in implementing tasks and demonstrate entrepreneurship skill to create employment opportunities.

The American Degree Transfer Programme is designed to initiate a lasting connection to the arts for students as creators, viewers, or participants. This course is particularly valuable for the benefit of humanities and the social world, along with the international organizations to increase productivity through better societal practices. Along with the scope for further research and teaching, graduates of this programme may enter in the jobs related to-

  • Historian

  • Musician

  • Editor

  • Writer

  • Sociologist

  • Artist

  • Journalist

  • Museum Worker/Curator

  • Public speaking

Minimum Duration : 24 Months.
Maximum Duration : 24 Months.

Sl.No. MQA Subject Code Subject Name Credits
1 ADPC 1113 Basic English I 3
2 ADPC 1123 World Religions 3
3 ADPC 1143 Psychology 3
4 MPU 3123 / MPU 3173 Ethnic Relations / Malaysian Studies 3
5 ADPC 1133 American History I 3
6 ADPC 1153 Fundamentals of Internet Applications 3
7 MPU 3113 / MPU 3163 Islamic Civilization and Asian Civilization(TITAS) / Malay communication 3
8 MPU 3342 Government and Public Policy Malaysia 2
9 ADPC 1213 American History II 3
10 ADPC 1223 Basic English II 3
11 ADPC 1233 Quantitative Methods 3
12 ADPC 1243 Fundamentals of Computer 3
13 ADPC 1253 Interpersonal Communication 3
14 ADPE 1253 Introduction To Music 3
15 ADPE 1263 Introduction To Drawing 3
16 ADPE 1273 Introduction To Film 3
17 ADPC 1313 Research Methods 2
18 MPU 3232 Leadership Skills and Human Relations 2
19 ADPC 1323 Mass Communication 3
20 MPU 3452 Community Service 2
21 ADPA 2123 Critical Reasoning 3
22 ADPA 2133 Journalism 3
23 ADPA 2113 Philosophy 3
24 ADPA 2143 World Politics 3
25 ADPA 2213 Moral Studies 3
26 ADPA 2223 American Government 3
27 ADPA 2233 Sociology 3
28 ADPA 2243 Public Relations 3
29 ADPA 2313 Cultural Anthropology 3
30 ADPA 2323 Art of Thinking 3
31 ADPA 2333 Social Psychology 3

Intake :

  1. January
  2. May
  3. September

Entry Requirements :

  1. Pass the Malaysian Certificate of Education (SPM) with at least 5 credits including subjects of English and pass in Bahasa Melayu; Or
  2. Other qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government

For non-Malaysian citizens, please refer to the Malaysian Qualification Agency's (MQA) List of Overseas Qualifications & its equivalency with Malaysian Education System to see if you qualify for this course.


Duration : 24 Months.


University : LUC American Degree


Level : Bachelor