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Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) for Master’s Programme by Coursework

Candidates with APEL qualification admitted into the following programmes are subject to the internal assessment of MMU.

Faculty Programme
Faculty of Information Science and Technology Master of Information Technology
Faculty of Computing and Informatics
  • Master of Information Technology (Multimedia Computing)
  • Master of Computer Science (Software Engineering and Software Architecture)
Faculty of Creative Multimedia
  • Master of Knowledge Management with Multimedia
  • Master of Multimedia (E-Learning Technologies) 
Graduate School of Management
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Executive Master of Business Administration

The method of internal assessment for APEL candidates is in the form of an interview session conducted by the faculty and coordinated by IPS. The interview session shall be evaluated by a panel of THREE evaluators as follows:

  1. Deputy Dean (R&D) or his/her representative from the R&D committee as the Chairperson; and
  2. TWO subject matter experts in the area appointed by the Faculty Dean.

IPS shall only play the coordination role to bridge the APEL candidates with the faculties for the interview session. The faculties shall arrange for the interview session and communicate the interview outcome to IPS to be further submitted to BOP for approval.