UC Undergraduate Studies Catalog 2019-2023

 

 

Table of Contents

 

This is the second edition of The University of Cambodiaís Undergraduate Studies Catalog. It provides information on the latest updates to our degree programs; and on what students who follow these programs should expect, and have expected of them. It incorporates revisions of the degree programs offered by the University since the first edition appeared in September 2005, including the addition of several new Colleges, Schools and majors, together with the introduction of a Khmer track. Whilst every attempt has been made to ensure that the information contained here is correct, the updates page should be checked for the most up-to-date information.


 

I.

THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBODIA

 

           1.       Message from the President, Dr. Kao Kim Hourn

 

           2.       Statement by the Chancellor, Dr. Haruhisa Handa

 

           3.       Vision

 

           4.       Mission

 

           5.       Accreditation

 

           6.       Affiliations

 

           7.       University Governance and Academic Leadership

 

           8.       Board of Trustees

 

           9.       University Academic Council

 

       10.       Faculty

 

       11.       Distinguished Visiting Faculty

 

       12.       Academic Calendar

 

       13.       Addresses and Contacts

 

       14.       University of Cambodia Foundation

II.

STRUCTURAL ORGANIZATION

 

1.   Academic Affairs

 

                         i.   Office of Academic Affairs

 

                       ii.   Office of the School of Undergraduate Studies

 

                     iii.   Academic Foundation Department

 

2.   Research

 

                         i.   Council for Creativity and Research

 

                       ii.   Institute for Research and Advanced Studies

 

                     iii.   ASEAN Study Center

 

3.   Student Support Services

 

                         i.   Office of Admissions, Information and Registration

 

                       ii.   Office of Scholarships

 

                     iii.   Office of Student Services

 

                     iv.   Office of the University Registrar

 

                       v.   Office of the Bursar

 

                     vi.   Office of Information Technology

 

                   vii.   Office of Public Affairs, Communications and Alumni

III.

FACILITIES, RESOURCES AND ACTIVITIES FOR STUDENTS, RESEARCHERS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC

 

             1.  The Handa Library and E-Library

 

            2.   Bookstore

 

           3.   Dedicated Facilities

 

                         i.   Computer Laboratories

 

                       ii.   IT Center

 

                     iii.   Multimedia Language Laboratory

 

           4.   Other Facilities

 

                         i.   SEATV and SEARadio

 

                       ii.   Conference Venues

 

                      iii.   Faculty Lounges

IV.

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES TO FACILITATE STUDENTSí ROUNDED DEVELOPMENT

 

        1.      The UC Student Federation

 

                          i.   UC Student Senate

 

                       ii.   UC Cambodian Red Cross Youth

 

                     iii.   UC Debate Club

 

                     iv.   UC Sports Club

 

        2.      Skills and Career Development Center

 

        3.      UC Career Fair.

 

        4.      Forum for Success

 

        5.      Studentsí Academic Leadership Conference

 

        6.      Distinguished Lecture Series

 

        7.      Short Course Programs

 

                         i.      Language Courses

 

                       ii.      IT-Related Courses

 

                      iii.      Other Professional and Executive-Related Courses

V.

OVERVIEW OF UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMS

 

       1.       The University of Cambodiaís Overall Expectations of Our Students

 

                         i.      Attendance and the Timely Completion of Assignments

 

                       ii.      Academic Integrity and the Need to Avoid Plagiarism and Other Forms of Cheating

 

       2.       The Credit System

 

       3.       Khmer and International Tracks

 

       4.       The Foundation Year

 

       5.       Associateís Degrees

 

       6.       Bachelorís Degrees

 

       7.       Major Courses

 

       8.       The General Education Component

 

       9.       Other Electives

 

   10.       Evaluation of Student Performance

 

                         i.      Methods of Student Assessment

 

                       ii.      Maintaining an Adequate Academic Standard

 

                      iii.      Recognition of Our Best Students

 

   11.       Graduation Requirements

 

                         i.      Course Requirements

 

                       ii.      The Comprehensive Exam

 

   12.       University Alumni

VI.

APPLICATION AND ADMISSION PROCEDURES

 

         1.      Application Procedures

 

        2.      Scholarship Opportunities

 

        3.      Admission Procedures

 

        4.      Credit Transferals

 

                         i.    General

 

                       ii.    Associateís Degree

 

                     iii.    Bachelor's Degree

 

                     iv.    Transfer from an Associateís to a Bachelorís Degree for Studentswith a Baccalaureate

 

                       v.    Transfer from an Associateís to a Bachelorís Degree for Students without a Baccalaureate

VII.

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES

 

         1.      A Routine Prior to the Start of Each Term

 

         2.      Student Enrolment Status

 

        3.      Change of Major

 

        4.      Prolonged Leave of Absence

VIII.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS AND PROCEDURES

IX.

CODES OF CONDUCT AND RULES OF CIVILITY

 

        1.      Studentsí Rights and Responsibilities

 

        2.      The University Rules of Civility

 

        3.      The Student Code of Conduct

 

        4.      The Faculty Code of Conduct

X.

ARTS AND HUMANITIES PROGRAMS

 

1.   Asian Studies (BA)

 

2.   Psychology (BA)

 

3.   Sociology (BA)

 

4.   Social Work (AA, BA)

XI.

BUSINESS PROGRAMS

 

         1.   Accounting (AA, BA)

 

         2.   Business Management (BA)

 

         3.   Economics (AA, BA)

 

         4.   Finance (AA)

 

         5.   Finance and Banking (BA)

 

         6.   Hospitality and Tourism Management (AA, BA)

 

         7.   Human Resource Management (AA, BA)

 

         8.   International Business (AA, BA)

 

         9.   Management (AA)

 

     10.   Marketing (AA, BA)

 

     11.   Organizational Development (AA)

XII.

CREATIVE ARTS PROGRAMS

 

1.   Dance Arts (AFA, BFA)

 

2.   Dramatic Arts (AFA, BFA)

 

3.   Music and Song (AFA, BFA)

XIII.

EDUCATION PROGRAMS

 

1.   Curriculum Design and Instruction (BEd)

 

2.   Educational Administration (BEd)

 

3.   Educational Science (AEd, BEd)

XIV.

FOREIGN LANGUAGE PROGRAMS

 

1.   Chinese Language (AA, BA)

 

2.   English Language

 

A. Business English Communication (AA, BA)

 

B. English Language and Literature (BA)

 

†† C. English Language Translation and Interpretation (AA, BA)

 

D. Teaching English as a Foreign Language (AA, BA)

 

3.   French Language

 

A. French Language (AA, BA)

 

B. French Language for International Relations (AA, BA)

 

4.   Japanese Language (AA, BA)

 

5.   Korean Language (AA, BA)

XV.

LAW PROGRAMS

 

1.   Law (LLB)

 

2.   Private Law (LLB)

 

3.   Public Law (LLB)

XVI.

MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS PROGRAMS

 

1.   Communication Studies (BA)

 

2.   Journalism (BA)

 

3.   Media Arts and Studies (BA)

 

4.   Visual Communications (BA)

XVII.

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMS

 

1.   Computer Science (AS, BS)

 

2.   Electronics and Telecommunications (BS)

 

3.   Information Technology (BS)

XVIII.

SOCIAL SCIENCE PROGRAMS

 

1.   Development Studies (BA)

 

2.   International Relations (BA)

 

3.   Political Science (BA)

 

4.   Public Administration (BA)

 

5.   Public Policy (BA)

XIX.

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS