General Talks

Welcome to our NUS FASS Orientation e-Talks. In the General Talks section, find information that will guide you at the beginning of your university journey and the opportunities available to you. Topics covered are: Modular System, Academic Culture & ModReq@NUS; Gradefree Scheme; Experiential Learning & Career Preparation; Student Exchange Opportunities; NUS Overseas College (NOC) Programme; and FASS Club.

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Modular System, Academic Culture & ModReq @ NUS

FASS Undergraduate Vice-Deans, A/P Valerie Wee and A/P Melvin Yap, offer an overview of the FASS curriculum and graduation requirements, among other matters of importance to all FASS undergraduates such as "What modules can be graded on a S/U basis?", "What special programmes can you participate in?", and "How can you secure your modules?"

Assistant Dean Dr Zhang Yang introduces the ModReq @ NUS and understand more about the NUS Grade-Free Scheme from the Registrar's Office.

3 videos in this section

Part 1 & 2: Modular System and Academic Culture
Part 3: ModReq@NUS

Grade-Free Scheme by Registrar’s Office

4 videos in this section

Part 1: Introduction to Grade Free Scheme
Part 2: Module's Eligibility for SU Options
Part 3: Grade Free Scheme Eligibility & SU MCs
Part 4: User Guide to SU Declaration System

Experiential Learning and Career Preparation

FASS External Relations and Student Life Vice-Dean, A/P Loy Hui Chieh, will give an overview of Experiential Learning at FASS and the Centre for Future-ready Graduates (CFG) will share with you their range of future-ready resources.

2 videos in this section

Student Exchange Opportunities

FASS has an exciting overseas student exchange programme which allows you to study in a different country, and experience all that a different educational, social and cultural setting has to offer. We offer programmes of varied lengths to suit your needs, and that includes Summer and Winter Programmes too.

2 videos in this section

NUS Overseas College Programme

The NUS Overseas College (NOC) Programme aims to nurture the entrepreneurial spirit of students. During the programme, students intern in a technology-based start-up company in one of the 12 leading entreprenuerial hotspots across the globe and take classes at prestigious universities too.

2 videos in this section