Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education Teaching (PGDipHET)

The Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education Teaching (PGDipHET) is specially designed for the professional development of university and college teachers to enhance their knowledge and skills in higher education teaching and learning.

This is a fully accredited programme by Malaysian Qualifications Agency.

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  • Possess a degree approved by the university senate; AND
  • Possess teaching or training experience or related experience for a period of 2 years.


  1. Examine teaching and learning activities.
  2. Use understanding of the nature of learning in assisting learners.
  3. Use relevant assessment principles to implement effective assessment of learning.
  4. Explore the use of e-Learning tools to complement learning.
  5. Critically evaluate approaches in curriculum design.
  6. Facilitate learning through academic and personal counselling.
  7. Manage and supervise research activities effectively.



    1 Nature of Student Learning 3 Credit
    2 Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education 3 Credit
    3 Counselling in Higher Education 3 Credit
    4 Course , Curriculum & Programmer Design 3 Credit
    5 Instructional Methods and Strategies in Higher
    3 Credit
    6 E-Learning in Higher Education 3 Credit
    7 Academic Leadership and Research
    3 Credit
    8 Micro-Teaching 3 Credit
    9 Practicum 1* 3 Credit
    10 Practicum* 3 Credit
      TOTAL 30 Credit

    *Conducted in the learner's institution


Last updated: 4/8/2015