University of Malaya

The University of Malaya (UM) is the oldest national university in Malaysia. Its beautiful 750-acre campus lies within the heart of Kuala Lumpur city. The university comprises of 12 faculties, two academies, three centres and four institutes that comprehensively cover various disciplines including medicine, science, technology, social sciences and humanities. Additionally, the University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) is the biggest teaching hospital in Malaysia.
In 2006, the University of Malaya was accorded a research university status. Since then, six research clusters and six UM Centres of Excellence were established to promote research activities in UM. In 2015, it was given a 6-star rating by the Ministry of Higher Education and maintained its status as the top research university in Malaysia in the last few years.
It is ranked 27th in the QS Asia Ranking and 133rd in the QS World Ranking in 2016. The University of Malaya is committed to leading the nation in the fields of research and innovation, and aspires to become one of the top 50 universities in the world by 2020.
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Research Ethics and Vulnerability: Ethical Research in Adults with Impaired Decision-Making Capacity (FutureLearn)

May 16th 2022
Research Ethics and Vulnerability: Ethical Research in Adults with Impaired Decision-Making Capacity (FutureLearn)
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Learn how to conduct ethical research with adults who have impaired decision-making capacity. Effectively protect research participants with impaired decision-making capacity. It is your responsibility to protect research participants. Those who have impaired decision-making capacity are incapable of giving informed consent. They may not be able to protect their [...]

Effective Communication Skills for Engineers (FutureLearn)

Find out the tips and strategies of communicating effectively as an engineer though this course. Effective communications skills are vital in order to communicate the ideas. This course will guide the participants to learn about multiple communication skills (verbal and non-verbal), in the form of posters, oral presentations and [...]

Chemometrics in Air Pollution (FutureLearn)

May 16th 2022
Chemometrics in Air Pollution (FutureLearn)
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This course briefly introduces the causes and effects of air pollution in Asian, chemometric models and chemometric application. This course briefly introduces the causes and effects of air pollution. Air pollution is a growing concern the we experience in our daily life. But not everyone has a clear understanding [...]

Instructional Design and Technology for Society (FutureLearn)

Mar 21st 2022
Instructional Design and Technology for Society (FutureLearn)
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Master the basics of instructional design and how you can use your skills to become a socially responsible instructional designer. Understand how to become a civic-minded instructional designer. With an increase in online learning, instructional designers are becoming crucial in creating high-quality instructional materials that meet the needs of [...]

Maqasid Al-Shariah and Sustainable Development (FutureLearn)

Mar 21st 2022
Maqasid Al-Shariah and Sustainable Development (FutureLearn)
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Discover how religion, particularly Islamic teachings, and scientific knowledge can work together towards sustainable solutions. Use a blend of religion and science to explore sustainability. Sustainable Development is one of the most comprehensive worldwide concepts today in the quest to safeguard the environment. This principle of sustainability has been [...]

Let's Learn Thai Language (FutureLearn)

Jan 18th 2021
Let's Learn Thai Language (FutureLearn)
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Enhance your vacation and gain an understanding of one of the world's friendliest and most beautiful countries through language. Learn how to speak like a local with Universiti Malaya. Do you want to learn the language Lisa (BlackPink), BamBam (GOT7) and Mario Maurer speak? Master the basics of Thai [...]

Let's Learn Portuguese Language (FutureLearn)

Jan 18th 2021
Let's Learn Portuguese Language (FutureLearn)
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Enhance your vacation and gain an understanding of one of the world's friendliest and most vibrant countries through language. Learn how to speak like a local with Universiti Malaya. Do you want to learn the language Cristiano Ronaldo speaks? Master the basics of Portuguese language here. This two week [...]

Islamic Calligraphy: an Introduction to the Art of Handwriting (FutureLearn)

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Islamic Calligraphy: an Introduction to the Art of Handwriting (FutureLearn)
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Understand the basics of Islamic and Arabic calligraphy and develop your calligraphy skills. Islamic calligraphy has long been admired for its beautiful form and line work. As an art form it actually includes various other types of calligraphy including Arabic, Persian and Ottoman.

Introduction to Malay Language (FutureLearn)

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Introduction to Malay Language (FutureLearn)
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Learn the basics of speaking and writing in the Malay language and find out about Malaysian culture. Over 60 million people speak Malay; it is an official language of several countries including Singapore and Malaysia. On this course you’ll get an introduction to the basics of Malay and discover [...]