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Diploma in Medical Assistant is an undergraduate programme that aims to provide students with the knowledge, skills and attitude to enable them to practice as a Medical Assistant or Assistant Medical Officer. The teaching-learning activity is geared into substantially describing and discovering how the different human system work, e.g. cardiovascular, respiratory etc., relating cellular and molecular to whole-body aspects of both normal and diseased states. Upon graduating the programme, the graduates would be able to understand, diagnose, treat simple ailment, caring and curing in wellness and disease.
This professional programme provides you with a wide carrier pathway into a medical profession in the Malaysian healthcare sector as an Assistant Medical Officer. You will be introduced to medical science subjects and clinical placement in government hospital and health clinic. A bright future awaits graduates in both public and private hospitals or other healthcare organizations in Malaysia.
one Science or Technical;
two other subjects; and
And two (2) other subjects and at least a pass in English: ** Physics / Chemistry / Biology / Science / Additional Science / other technical subjects 2.) Posses a Certificate from IKM/ILP or other certificates recognized by the Senate in relevant fields with CGPA of 2.0 and above; and at least a pass in Bahasa Melayu at SPM level; OR 3.) Having the Malaysian Skills Certificate (SKM) Level 3 recognized by SDS, and
SPM / SPMV with at least one credit
Their studies to Diploma level in the same field
If necessary, the University of Cape Town should provide a bridging program as a program to help students who shift from sector to sector, academic skills.