UPC Programme Structure

University Preparatory Certificate Level 3


CORE UNITS

Unit Code
Unit Title
Semester
Unit Cost (SBD)
ELL301 Comprehension, essay writing, registers and grammar
1
720
MTH301

Basic algebra and trigonometry (for science majors only)

1
720
MTH303 Basic mathematics for social sciences (for Arts/business majors only) 1
720
ELL302 Novels and short stories
2
720
MTH302 Basic calculus and statistics (for science majors only) 2
720
TBC (for arts/business majors only) 2
720

PLUS 3 subjects from the following options:

Science Majors

Unit Code
Unit Title
Semester
Unit Cost (SBD)
AGR301

Agriculture science 1

1
720
BIO301 Introduction to macro-molecular and process biology 1
720
CHE301 Elementary chemistry 1
720
CSC301

Introduction to computing studies

1
720
HEC301

Food and nutrition fundamentals

1
720
PHY301

Physics for beginners 1

1
720
AGR302 Agriculture science 2 2
720
BIO302 Introduction to investigative biology 2
720
CHE302 Basic principles of chemistry 2
720
CSC302 Fundamentals of computing studies 2
720
HEC302 Clothing and textiles 2
720
PHY302 Physics for beginners 11 2
720

Arts/Business Majors

Unit Code
Unit Title
Semester
Unit Cost (SBD)
ACC301

Introduction to basic accounting 1

1
720
AGR301

Agriculture science 1

1
720
ECO301

Market, money and international intervention

1
720
GEO301

 Physical Geography 1

1
720
HEC301

 Food and nutrition fundamentals

1
720
HIS301 - no UD

 History 1

1
720
ACC302 Introduction to basic accounting 11 2
720
AGR302 Agriculture science 11 2
720
ECO302 The circular flow model, government goals, and balance of payments 2
720
GEO302 Human Geography 1 2
720
HEC302 Clothing and textiles 2
720
HIS302 - no UD

History 11

2
720
Total Fees per semester: $3600 (5 units) 

Total Fees per year: $7200 (10 units)

Registration Fee: $500

Resource Fee: $100 per unit

Science Lab Fee: $50 per unit