Archives for February 2016

Term Paper

Students” answer on what a term paper is and how to write a term paper – 29 February 2016

  • What is a term paper?

Structured write up

Depend on your topic

Rely on a scientific report

Refer to many references

  • How to write a term paper?
  1. Introduction

General elaboration


Elaborate by giving examples

State what to discuss

State the point

  1. Body

State the point


Give examples

Mini conclusion

  1. Conclusion

What can be drawn from the discussion

State the main point

Give solutions/suggestions

Argumentative Vs Problem Solving Texts

The following note was derived from the class discussion on the differences and similarities of argumentative and problem solving texts.


29 February 2016

JPNJ – UTM Collaborative Project

We are at JPNJ (24 February 2016) to discuss the proporal for the collborative project





How to write minutes of meeting

Slides for writing minutes of official meeting by the UTM administration.

pengurusan minit mesyuarat (pdf)

ULAB 2122 (23) Class Activity – Term Paper

Students were asked to discuss:

  • What is a term paper?
  • How to write a term paper?

They were given 3 samples of term paper.


Working in groups of 10 to get the answer to the above questions.

  1. Technology



2. Stress



3. Entrepreneur



22 February 2016

Announcement – 3MT Competition 2016

Please be informed that the 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition.  The details are as followz:

Date:  10 March 2016

Time: 9.30 am

Venue:  Bilik Seminar 1

Hope to see you all there.



Pembentangan Kertas Saringan Pogram Baru – KPT

We were called to defend a new proposal on Masters propgramme entitled Master of Language in Communication and Digital Culture at Ministry of Higher Education – 18 February 2016.


 Alhamdulillah our programme is approved and Dr Aireen and I are working on it like crazy. We aim to run this programme next session, which begins in September 2016, Insya Allah. Stay tuned for more updates regarding the programme yeah.

1st Intetnational Students Language Seminar 2016

1st ISLS 2016 was held on 18 February 2016. I was in charge of secretariat. It was such a successful event. Congratulations to LA.



Semester Briefing

A briefing session will be held on 4 February, at 2.30 pm at Bilik Mesyuarat 1, D06, Level 2.

Click the link for the presentation slides.

New student briefing 2015(2)

Happy moments in Mansoura, Egypt.





At the graduation with my daughter’s mom in law. A nice lady who is a Professor of Islamic and Arabic studies at University of Al Azhar. 20160128_185615