Subject Code: PEN0055
Objective: To enhance proficiency and competence in the English language to an advanced level with particular emphasis on reading skills and grammar for academic purposes.
Pre-Requisite: None
Credit Hours: 3
Student Learning Time: 120 hours
Assessment: Presentation : 10%
Assignment: 15%
Test: 15%
Final Examination: 60%
  • Osmand, A. (2016). Academic writing and grammar for students (2nd Edition). London: Sage Publications Ltd.
  • Swan, M. (2014). Practical English Usage (3rd ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Balakrishnan, K., Lim, A., Abdul Rahman, R., & Teow, B. (2014). Avid. Shah Alam, Selangor: McGraw Hill Education.
  • Cohen, R. & Miller, J. (2014). NorthStar Reading and Writing 5 (4th ed.). Pearson Education.
  • Gill, C.M. (2014). Essential writing skills for college & beyond. Ohio: Writer's Digest Books.
  • Suhaila, A., Nor Azlah, A.B., Siti Nor Azim, Z.A., Zalina, I. (2014) Axis English for University Students (2nd ed.).Selangor: McGraw Hill.

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Course Learning Outcomes

At the completion of the subject, students should be able to:

Programme Learning Outcomes