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Diploma of Liberal Arts (DLA)

Programme Information

The two-year full-time Diploma of Liberal Arts programme provides training for students seek job opportunities in the community and wish to continue education at international universities. The first 12 months of the programme will equip students with comprehensive learning on both academic and professional development. In the last six months, students will be required to produce an extended essay while preparing to continue their education at Bachelor’s or Master’s level study at international universities.

[Jinghpaw] Jawngma ni magam bungli gunhpai na matu atsam ningja sharawt la ai hte, madang tsaw ai maigan dakkasu (International University) ni de hpaji hpungjat lu na matu hkyen lajang ai Shata (24) aten hpring lamang re. Shawng na Shata (18) gaw sharin ginhpan ni hte magam bungli hpe madung sharin la nna, jahtum na Shata (6) kaw tinang a sawk-hkrawk kumyai laika (Extended Essay) hpe ka lajang ai hte hpawn, maigan dakkasu ni de Bachelor (snr.) Master Degree Programme wa lung lu na matu jawng lung shajin sa wa na re.

Madung dat hpaji ginhpan kaba ni
(Specialisations)

  • Minimum credits required for Graduation: 60 Credits
  • Minimum credits required for specialisation: 20 Credits

Diploma of Liberal Arts – Political and Legal Studies (DLA-PL)
Diploma of Liberal Arts – Social, Environment, and Development Studies (DLA-SED)
Diploma of Liberal Arts – Business Management (DLA-BM)

  • Duration : 24 months
  • Application Deadline : 3 August 2018
  • Entrance Exam: TBA
  • New Term Begins :  10 August 2018
  • Tuition Fee: Lap 490,000 (Per Semester) [For Financial Aids and Scholarship]

Admissions Criteria

Candidate must passed matriculation exam and proficient in written and spoken English. The selection procedures are stringent as the programme is an intensive course of study.

Curriculum

Core Modules

  • Dip 0001 Theory of Knowledge (TOK)
  • Dip 0002 Extended Essay (EE)
  • Dip 0003 Creativity, Activity, Service (CAS)
  • Dip 3001 Philosophy
  • Dip 3010 Politics
  • Dip 3020 Economics
  • Dip 9001 Research Methods for Social Sciences
  • Dip 3030 Kachin History [Compulsory for Kachin Students] or
  • Dip 3031 Shan History [Compulsory for Shan Students]
  • Dip 1002 Academic English
  • Dip 1010 Jinghpaw Literature [Compulsory for Kachin Students] or
  • Dip 1020 Shan Literature [Compulsory for Shan Students]

Language Acquisition [optional]

    • Dip 1030 Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Dip 1031 Japanese

Elective Modules 

DLA-PL Political and Legal Studies

    • Dip 3050 International Relations
    • Dip 3051 Global Issues and Institutions
    • Dip 3052 Southeast Asian Studies
    • Dip 8030 International Human Rights Laws
    • Dip 8031 International Humanitarian Laws
    • Dip 3012 Public Policy
    • Dip 3013 Public Management
    • Dip 8032 Transitional Justice
  • Dip 3011 Political Thought

DLA-SED Social, Environment and Development Studies

    • Dip 3060 Geography
    • Dip 3070 Psychology
    • Dip 3080 Anthropology
    • Dip 3090 Sociology
    • Dip 3021 Development Economics
    • Dip 3022 Sustainable Development
    • Dip 4011 Environment and Design
    • Dip 3014 Conflict and Peace Studies
    • Dip 3091 Gender Studies
  • Dip 3015 Natural Resource Management

DLA-BM Business Management

    • Dip 5001 Operation Management
    • Dip 5010 Business Accounting
    • Dip 5002 Organisational Management
    • Dip 5030 Organisational Communication
    • Dip 5031 Finishing Touch (Etiquette & Manners)
    • Dip 5040 Marketing
    • Dip 5050 Frontier for Social Innovation
    • Dip 5060 Finance
    • Dip 5101  Business Model Canvas
    • Dip 5102 Computer as Analysis Tool (CAT)
    • Workshops (Total: 4 Credits)
    • Dip 5200 (W) Management Communication
    • Dip 5201 (W) Business Strategy
    • Dip 5202 (W) Negotiation; Decision Analysis
    • Dip 5203 (W) Brand Management
    • Seminars (Total: 2 Credits)
    • Dip 5300 (S) Industry Studies
    • Dip 5301 (S) Ethics and Corporate Responsibility
    • Dip 5302 (S) Interest Rate & Currency Management
    • Dip 5303 (S) Business Law
    • Dip 5304 (S) Finance
  • Dip 5305 (S) Business, Government and Society

Mathematics [optional]

  • Dip 5001 Mathematics (Standard Level)
  • Dip 5002 Mathematics (Higher Level)

The Arts. [optional]

  • Dip 6001 Musics
  • Dip 6002 Traditional Musical Instrument
  • Dip 6010 Dance
  • Dip 6020 Visual Arts
  • Dip 6021 Photography
  • Dip 6030 Film Studies

 Application Form:  download here