Certificate 4 in Marine Science

The programme aims to enable students to:

  • demonstrate generalized knowledge and understanding of key concepts and essential skills of marine studies and diving/water sports;
  • apply relevant skills and techniques to carry out routine diving/water sports tasks and tasks related to marine studies;
  • use basic strategies to analyse, evaluate and solve problems related to marine studies and diving/water sports as they arise at the workplace;
  • apply language and mathematical skills required to undertake further studies;
  • Use computer skills and applications competently for workplace and for educational purposes; and
  • acquire critical thinking skills and research skills that are appropriate for carrying out a range of activities independently for study purposes and for workplace application.
Key Facts
COURSE CODE4MS
COURSE DURATION9 Months (Academic 1 Year)
COURSE TYPECertificate programmes
MNQF LEVEL4
ACADEMIC LEVELCertificate 4
LEARNING MODEFull Time
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Entry Criteria

Three O'Level passes C and above OR Certificate III in a relevant field.

Alternative Entry Criteria

18 years of age and work experience of one year in a job that required reading, writing and comprehension in the language of instruction.

COURSE OVERVIEW

· Intake: January / May / September

· Course Fee: MVR 2500 (Per Month) Male' QI Campus

· Course Fee: MVR 2200 (First Month) + 1850 (for 8 Months) Atolls

 

STRUCTURE

CORE MODULES

1. English Proficiency 1

2. English Proficiency 2

3. Foundation in Mathematics 1

4. Foundation in Mathematics 2

5. Academic Writing and Research Skills

SPECIALISATION MODULES

1. Introduction to Marine Science

2. Intermediate Marine Science

ONE ELECTIVE FROM THE MODULES BELOW

1. Fundamentals of Marine Recreation

2. Fundamentals of Aquatic Recreation

3. Fundamentals of Marine Conservation

FACUALTY / CENTRECentre for Foundation Studies (CFS)
AWARDING BODYVilla College
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