Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus

School of Foundation Studies

Swinburne’s School of Foundation Studies offers English language courses for our Sarawak Campus students. Currently, we offer six Intensive English courses (Basic, Lower Intermediate, Intermediate, Upper Intermediate, Advanced, Postgraduate) and four Foundation Studies courses (Engineering/Science, Business, Design, Information and Communications Technology).

Language News

Marketing student’s poetry wins competition

The Swinburne Poetry Competition 2020 jointly organised by the School of Foundation and Swinburne Sarawak Library ran from 29 April till 22 May. Participants wrote three poems on a single theme of their own choice: Love, Sorrow, 21st Century Living. …

Paplets for Padawan School

Forty-seven paplets were donated to the students and staff at SK Pelaman Sidunuk, Padawan in March just before the Movement Control Order took place.Teacher Madam Ubok Baya had participated in a Next 100 Workshop for English teachers, organised by Swinburne …

No stopping Earth Hour

The Swinburne Sarawak Green Club’s Earth Hour Challenge took place on 28 March 2020, celebrating Earth Hour, when people all over the globe switch off their lights for one hour in an effort to promote awareness of the need to …
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Campus & Beyond

Walden, A Game We Need

There’s a new game launched and it’s been called “the most improbable video game” by the Smithsonian Magazine.

Identity and invisibility in education

We struggle for identity and recognition each day; we are invisible to many made so not by our choice.

Universities need to pay more attention to student engagement

The role of universities has changed over the last decade; students no longer go to universities for only information or knowledge; they have the internet and online courses for that.
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