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FACULTY OF BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY & ACCOUNTING

FACULTY OF CREATIVE DESIGN

FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES

FACULTY OF HOSPITALITY & TOURISM MANAGEMENT

FACULTY OF BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY & ACCOUNTING
OVERVIEW

The Faculty of Business Technology & Accounting provides education in the field of Management, Business and Accounting. The courses are structured to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills especially in the field of marketing, administration, management, entrepreneurship, human resource management and accounting. Our syllabus equips students with the vision and practical tools necessary to become successful business leaders or professional managers.

Our motto, “Real World Practice” is applied throughout the students’ learning experience. Learning is limitless: it is not confined only to the classroom. Class activities include study visits to established companies such as Maxis and Air Asia to provide the necessary exposure. Our curriculum design includes inputs from industry advisors to ensure relevance to industry requirement. To improve students’ employability, Cosmopoint Colleges has signed MoUs with established industry partners to provide students with internship and job opportunities namely with Job Street, TalentCorp, Yayasan Pendidikan Malaysia and Star Radio Group.

To provide the required coaching and mentoring to groom successful entrepreneurs, the college regularly invites renowned guest lecturers ranging from government officials to CEOs to share their knowledge and experience.

PRACTICAL BASED LEARNING
  • Focus on “Real World Practice” through experiential learning – skills learnt are directly applicable in the working environment.
  • Final projects involve producing business plans, advertising campaigns, conducting interviews, proficiency tests and developing case studies.
  • Hands on experience through practical attachments with Petronas, Celcom, Maybank, Sime Darby, Ekuinas and others.
INDUSTRY EXPOSURE
  • Study visit to organisations and companies such as MATRADE, MIDA, Maxis, Air Asia.
  • Input from industry in curriculum design through appointment of industry advisors to ensure relevance to industry requirement and students’ employability.
  • University-Industry partnership through signing of MoU with industry partners to provide students with internship and job opportunities at JobStreet, Talent Corp, Yayasan Pendidikan Malaysia and Star Radio Group.
BROAD CAREER PATH
  • The business and management world is diverse enough to cater for different career paths for students to choose from.
  • Syllabuses are structured based on market demand.
  • Opens opportunities in a variety of industries in the fields of management, finance, marketing and hospitality.
PATHWAY TO DEGREE AND JOBS
  • We offer six (6) degree programmes for continuation from our several Diploma programmes.
  • Offer better employment opportunities through partnerships with job placement agencies and industry partners.
  • We organise periodic career fairs with industry partners like KFC, Pizza Hut and Themed Attraction Resorts & Hotels.
  • Graduates have been employed in several established companies including Petronas, Celcom, AmBank and Maybank.
  • Offers pathway to entrepreneurship with courses being designed to include trainings, coaching and mentoring – i.e. CSR programme for staff and students organised in conjunction with the Malaysian Institute of Management (MIM) and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS). Students can also participate in organising events like the Malaysian Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education.
  • Articulation for Cosmopoint College Diploma programmes and joint degree awards with overseas universities such as University of East London, and University of Central Lancashire.
RENOWNED GUEST LECTURERS

Guest lecturers to share knowledge and experience – established individuals in the industry and entrepreneurs are frequently invited including

  • Datuk Ahmad bin Maslan, Deputy Minister of Finance.
  • Dato’ Abibullah Hj Samsudin, DG of YAPIEM.
  • Edmund The, Graduate Employability Advisor, JobStreet.
  • Siti Norliza Mohd Sahar, Head Graduate Employability, Talent Corp.
  • Kahar Kamaruddin, CEO, Yayasan Pendidikan Malaysia.
  • Hadi Haidar, VP HR, Themed Attractions Resorts ad Hotel Sdn Bhd.
List of Programmes

diploma in information technology

diploma in e-business

diploma in e-secretaryship

diploma in business management

diploma in accounting

FACULTY OF CREATIVE DESIGN
OVERVIEW

The Faculty of Creative Design offers a wide range of creative programmes.

These programmes are divided into six areas of interest: Fashion, Product, Graphic, Multimedia, Interior and Architecture.

At Cosmopoint College students will embark on a journey to translate their fresh ideas from concepts into reality. They will be provided with the opportunity to discover and develop their own vision, style and expertise. The Teaching & Learning process will be assisted by a range of cutting-edge software such as Adobe (After Effect, Illustrator & Photoshop, Autodesk Maya 3D Studio Max and Blender 3D).

Learning will not be confined to the classroom whereby study visits to art galleries, workshops, well-known companies and historical sites are part of the learning experience. Students are exposed to various opportunities to interact with the industry by entering competitions, collaborations, exhibitions and events at national and international levels. Some of the established industry players include Proton, Naza Bikes, Mercedes-Benz, Inspedia, Les Copaque, Media Prima, and Astro.

PRACTICAL BASED LEARNING
  • Focus on “Real World Practice” through experiential learning – skills learnt are directly applicable to the working environment
  • Final projects involve producing real media content or campaigns for established clients from industry ie. Proton, Naza, Sunsilk, Mercedes Benz
  • Hands on experience in using applicable software – Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effect, Adobe In Design, Photoshop, Flash, Dreamweaver, 3D animation etc.
INDUSTRY EXPOSURE
  • Study visits to art galleries, workshops, companies and historical sites (locally and within the South East Asian region) ie. National Arts Gallery, Hatta Dol Mat Fashion Studio, MIMOS Berhad.
  • Internships with established companies in related industries. Provide support in placements to companies, such as: Astro Production, RTM, Media Prima, Karangkraf, Inspedia, Blue Inc, Rico Rinaldi, Kree, InTrend Magazine, International Design Studio (IDStudio)
  • Special projects with industry players – ie Designing Vinyl stickers for Apprilia Shiver 750 bikes for Naza Bikes Sdn. Bhd.
  • Input from industry to ensure relevance to industry requirement
BROAD CAREER PATH
  • Application of hologram and projection mapping tools to produce graphics/designs etc
  • Inventing new games/applications by using cutting edge invention kit such as Makey Makey
  • Usage of technology as a catalyst
PATHWAY TO DEGREE AND JOBS
  • We offer BA in Graphics Design and BA in Multimedia – continuation from any of our Diploma programmes, except for Diploma in Interior Design (BA in Interior Design will be offered by 2017)
  • Offer better employment opportunities through partnerships with job placement agencies and industry partners.
  • Graduates are highly sought after by established companies – Astro, Media Prima, Kree, InTrend Magazine, and Malaysian Design Council.
  • Offers pathways to entrepreneurship
RENOWNED GUEST LECTURERS
  • A robust mix of icons and guest lecturers to share knowledge and experience, combine different view points – KukuBesi, who has worked for top local movies such as Merong Mahawangsa, Faizal Hamid, well-known celebrity lecturer in the fashion industry, Fauzi Yusoof – the creative Visual Art Director at Efozzy.com.

 

List of Programmes

diploma in multimedia application

diploma in computer graphic design

FACULTY OF HOSPITALITY & TOURISM MANAGEMENT
OVERVIEW

The Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism Management offers a list of industry relevant programmes covering culinary arts, pastry arts, tourism and hotel management. – with many more programmes to be developed in the future to meet the industry’s growing needs. Holding strongly to its tagline of ‘Real World Practice’, the syllabuses are structured to focus more on hands-on experience through usage of equipment, sharing of experience from industry-experienced lecturers and teaching method. In an effort to create high student experience, the faculty is equipped with industry standard equipment and facilities such as mock hotel rooms, reception, travel system and full functioning kitchens. Students will also get the opportunity to gain real-life experience on different business functions through the school’s own in-house cafe. The holistic teaching approach is widely acknowledged by the industry through various award-winning students.

PRACTICAL BASED LEARNING
  • Focus on ‘Real World Practice’ though experiential learning – skills learnt are directly applicable to the working environment
  • Facilities are fully equipped and well maintained with the relevant teaching equipment for students to learn such as the pastry kitchen, mock hotel reception, mock hotel room, mock housekeeping, café and ticketing lab
  • Hands on experience in using the facilities, which is applicable for the real world. The in-house café is a good training ground for students as well as the mock up facilities that exudes the hotel environment
INDUSTRY EXPOSURE
  • Exposed to well recognized competitions such as FHM competition, Asean Summit in Brunei and events like hosting an episode for Masterchef
  • Field trips to well-known restaurants, hotels and food factories including Old Town White Café, Las Vacas, Chocolate Factory, Gardenia, Grand Dorsett, Legoland and more.
BROAD CAREER PATH
  • Offer better employment opportunities as most of our graduates are able to position themselves in 5-star hotels and restaurants such as Grand Hyatt, Intercontinental, Traders and Troika SkyDining
  • Programmes on offer also provide pathways to entrepreneurship. Some of our graduates have successfully run their own restaurants, such as Plan A in Bintulu, Thymes Café in Seri Kembangan and Eaters & The Cooks at the Tok Melaya Restaurant in Puchong.
PATHWAY TO DEGREE AND JOBS
  • We offer 3 Degree programmes – a continuation from any of our Hospitality and Tourism Diploma programmes
RENOWNED GUEST LECTURERS

Guest lecturers share knowledge and experiences:

Chef Adu Amran Hassan

  • London-based Malaysian culinary expert/ author/ MasterChef Malaysia judge/ fashion enthusiast/ entrepreneur
  • Established two (2) successful branches of restaurant name “Champor-Champor”

Chef Amer

  • Highly experienced chef with training exposure from Holland, Belgium, Switzerland and Singapore
  • Started chocolate production career with Fidani Chocolatier Sdn Bhd (largest hand-made chocolate production company in Malaysia)
  • Created famous chocolate brand names for Danson, Farell’s & Fidani and developed chocolates for Van Houten, Famous Amos Malaysia and MAS

Zakaria Mohd Nani

  • Currently the Deputy Director of Communication and Publicity Division of Tourism Malaysia
  • Responsible for Malaysia Tourism News (published by Advertising & Publicity Division of Tourism Malaysia) which highlights news and product updates in the travel trade industry
List of Programmes

diploma in tourism management

diploma in hotel management

diploma in culinary arts

diploma in pastry arts

FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES
OVERVIEW

The aim of the programme is to provide a quality, comprehensive and up to date education programme to produce professionally trained Medical Laboratory Technologists so as to help fulfil the nation’s need for qualified healthcare professionals. This in turn will help to improve the health status of the people. The Programme Educational Objectives (PEO) are:

PEO1 – To equip graduates with strong fundamental knowledge and competent technical and analytical laboratory skills to be able to function as a Medical Laboratory Technologist.

PEO2 – To produce graduates who are able to communicate effectively both verbally and in-written form with strong interpersonal skills towards patients, laboratory personnel and other health care professionals.

PEO3 – To produce graduates who are able to convey ideas to a team of health-care professionals of the same or different background with capability to discuss and solve problems and utilise problem solving skills.

PEO4 – To instil and inculcate professional and ethical attitudes and values as a medical lab professional with responsibility towards society.

PRACTICAL BASED LEARNING

The programme is designed to meet industry needs where the syllabus a is uniquely structured to incorporate practical elements through students’ activities such as laboratory. Students learn practical skills that are immediately applicable in the workforce. Through the subjects, students are able to experience the real working life while studying, thus our tagline ‘Real World Practice’.

MLT Labs:

  • Hematology & Immunology Lab
  • Microbiology & Parasitology Lab
  • Histotechnology, Cytology & Biochemistry Lab
INDUSTRY EXPOSURE

As Cosmopoint College has  signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Ministry of Health to use facilities in Government hospitals, students in the field of health sciences have much hands-on experience in working at the hospitals’  medical diagnosis laboratories. The students are guided by very experienced Clinical Preceptors. In addition, study tours are also conducted to major private medical diagnosis laboratories. Experienced practitioners are also invited to the campus to provide talks on the careers available in the field of medical laboratory technology and the opportunities available to students in the industry.

BROAD CAREER PATH

Students who graduate with a Medical Laboratory Technology Diploma can take up the following broad career paths:

Medical Laboratory Assistant at a hospital medical diagnosis laboratory; Assistant Medical Researcher; Assistant Medical Advisor;  and Medical Equipment and Drugs – Sales & Marketing Assistant;

PATHWAY TO DEGREE AND JOBS

This health science programme provides a pathway to advanced learning at higher learning institutions. Every Cosmopoint College diploma graduate can always opt to pursue a Degree programme at our partner institution, Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College (KLMUC). They offer a variety of degree programmes. Priority will be given to Cosmopoint College graduates who opt for a Degree course.

Students have the opportunity to explore a special programme developed for Cosmopoint College students under the D2D2J (Diploma–to-Degree-to-Job) programme where students can complete their studies from Diploma to Degree and have an opportunity to work for one of the companies that has an MOU with Cosmopoint College Group.

RENOWNED GUEST LECTURERS

Experienced industry Lab Demonstrators from Private Labs and Government Hospitals are invited to guide students in lab sessions.

List of Programmes

diploma in medical laboratory technology