General Foundation Program

The General Foundation Program (GFP) is an integral part of Scientific College of Design. It is a non-credit program, designed for students whose level of English proficiency does not meet the requirements for direct entry to undergraduate programs.

Areas of learning

Our 3-level intensive program is carefully designed to endow students with all the skills necessary to succeed in their major through the following courses:

  1. English Language.
  2. Mathematics.
  3. Computing.
  4. General Study Skills.
Methodology

Our student-centered classrooms operate on collaboration, interactive activities, technology integration and plenty of conversation between students and instructors in the target language. Instructors present topic centered lessons on authentic real-life tasks that motivate student participation and involvement.

Other Highlights

Our motto is to provide students with the extra support they need to excel in their studies. This includes but not limited to:

  • LCD projector and computer equipped classes.
  • Remedial English classes
  • English Club
  • Resource Centre
  • Highly qualified and innovative faculty
  • Academic Advising

Meet the Faculty

Dr. Nidham Odeh
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Head of Department
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Dr. Osama Ismail
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities English Instructor
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Dr. Sylvia James
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Shahlan Al-Abdullah
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Noor Al-Ayasrah
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Roshni Joy
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Pooja Chhabra
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Tariq Rifaai
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Fakhri Al-Najjar
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Ahmed Shugair
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Ayman Saleh
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Naji Hassan
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Naji Al-Khodoor
English Language, Basic Sciences, and Humanities Instructor
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Contact Admissions Office

  • 24513232 – 24513233
  • info@scd.edu.om
  • Scientific College of Design Airport Heights – Murtafa’a Street, P.O. BOX: 1656, P.C. 114 Matrah Sultanate of Oman

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