New South Wales Higher School Certificate (NSW HSC)

INTI International College Penang: KPT/JPS(A9194) 06/2018
Overview
 

This is a final year matriculation programme (or Year 12) in New South Wales, Australia. Student will receive the Higher School Certificate (HSC) , issued by the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards NSW (BOSTES), New South Wales.

 

 
International Recognition
 

HSC is an internationally recognized matriculation programme, and has provided students with the opportunity to obtain the HSC in their own country and study at top universities in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, the United States and Asia.

 

 
Assessment
 

ATAR is a percentile ranking which measures a student’s overall performance in comparison to their peers upon completion of their study. The maximum ATAR is 99.95, which is awarded to the top 0.05% of students. It is the primary criterion used by the Australian universities to select students into undergraduate courses.

Each subject consists of two components:

  • 50% School Assessment Task
  • 50% External Examination

School Assessment Task marks are submitted for moderation, aligned by BOSTES. External Examination set and marked in Australia.

Programme Duration
1 year
(January)
Accredited by
 
Malaysian Qualifications Agency
Programme Structure
Biology 2 units
Business Studies 2 units
Chemistry 2 units
Economics 2 units
English as a Second Language 2 units
Information Processes and Technology 2 units
Legal Studies 2 units
Mathematics 2 units
Mathematics Extension 1 3 units
Physics 2 units
 
 
 
 

Recommended Subject Combinations

Different recommended subject combinations are available to provide students with a balanced mixture of subjects that meet the subject entry requirements for their university studies.

English as a Second Language is a compulsory subjects.

Mathematics Extension 1 includes Mathematics syllabus.

Students are required to register for five subjects.

Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Life Sciences, Food Science & Nutrition, Health Sciences, Psychology Sciences , Chiropractic, TCM

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • English as a Second Language
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Nanotechnology, Forensic Biotechnology, Medical Radiation Science, Medical Science, Applied Sciences

  • English as a Second Language
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics Extension 1

Engineering, Physics

  • English as a Second Language
  • Physics
  • Mathematics Extension 1
  • Plus any two of the following: Chemistry (preferred for selected courses & universities), Biology, Business Studies, Economics, or Information Processes & Technology

Law, Mass Communication, Psychology, Social Sciences, Marketing

  • English as a Second Language
  • Plus any four of the following: Business Studies, Economics, Information Processes & Technology, Legal Studies, Mathematics

Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics

  • English as a Second Language
  • Mathematics Extension 1
  • Plus any three of the following: Chemistry, Biology, Business Studies, Economics, Physics, Information Processes & Technology or Legal Studies

Accounting, Finance, Hotel Management, Economics

  • English as a Second Language
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Plus any two of the following: Information Processes & Technology, Business Studies or Legal Studies

Applied Finance, Taxation, Econometrics, Commerce

  • English as a Second Language
  • Economics
  • Mathematics Extension 1
  • Plus any two of the following: Information Processes & Technology, Business Studies or Legal Studies

Please consult the programme counsellors on subject combinations before registering. Students are advised to refer to the respective universities for detailed information on subject prerequisites.

Campuses & Intakes
 
INTI International College Penang
 
 
  • January 
Entry Level Entry Requirements
SPM / O Level 5 credits including English and Maths*
UEC 3 Bs including English and Maths*
 
 
 
 

*Subject prerequisites apply.

Fees Summary
 
INTI International College Penang
Local Students
Download complete Estimated Fee Structure here.
Total Fees (RM)
13,990
 
 
 
 
 
INTI International College Penang
International Students
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Approximate Total Fee (USD)
4,039
 
 
 
 
 



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