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Department of General Studies


Department of General Studies (JPA) now has 30 lecturers. It is divided into two units which are English Unit and Islamic Studies Unit. Both units have their own responsibilities. English Unit is responsible in Technical English subject for technical stream students and Commerce for commerce stream students. While Islamic Studies unit is responsible in three subjects which are Islamic Studies, Islamic Civilization and Morale Education for Muslims and non Muslims.


English Unit

English Unit is responsible for the whole English subject in Politeknik Port Dickson. From time to time, the unit always conducting courses from lecturers from all departments, common citizen and seminars also competitions like English speech, karaoke, drama and others for students to enhance the quality of English usage, to strengthen the importance and to challenge their English.

Apart of that, the unit also conducting Malaysian examination registration for University English Test (MUET) for the students and is responsible to prepare the examination venue.


Islamic Studies Unit

Islamic Studies Unit is responsible in all aspect of religious subject such as Islamic Studies, Islamic Civilization and Morale Education. Muslim students are obligated to enroll subjects like Islamic Studies and Islamic Civilization while the non-Muslims students must enroll Morale Education and Islamic Civilization subject.

Like English Unit, the unit is also active in conducting spiritual and welfare programs like Islamic Comprehension Week, Tilawah Al-Quran, seminars, talks and others for the students.


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