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Ruslina Binti Yaacob

Academic Qualification

  • Civil Engineering - Bachelor Degree, University of Arizona, Tucson

Ruslina Binti Yaacob

Matriculation Teacher
IIUM Gambang Campus

CENTRE FOR FOUNDATION STUDIES


ruslinayaacob@iium.edu.my
2901


Expert Profile


Ruslina Yaacob has a Bachelor degree in Engineering (Civil Engineering) from the University of Arizona, Tucson, USA in 1988. Before joining IIUM, she worked as a lecturer at Yayasan Pelajaran Mara, Kuala Lumpur, teaching Applied Mathematics and Pure Mathematics for A-Level students for six years. Then she worked at Kolej Pelajaran Tinggi Mara (KPTM), teaching Mathematics for various franchised diploma programme from UPM, UiTM and MMU.
She joined IIUM in June 2004 as a Mathematics teacher. Besides teaching Mathematics, Ruslina has been the academic advisor/Timetable Committee, for the Department Of Engineering, Centre for Foundation Studies, IIUM, Petaling Jaya from June 2006 till May 2010.
Currently, Ruslina is a member of the Curriculum Committee (since June 2010), and the course coordinator (since January 2015 until December 2017) for the Department of Mathematics.
In January 2018, Ruslina transfered to Kuantan Campus, and still serving the Department of Mathematics. Currently, besides teaching, she is still the Curriculum Committee member for subject MAT0124 and the committee member for Social club and Community service.


Area of Specialisation


  • Natural Science ~ Mathematical Sciences ~ Mathematical Science for Education ~ Education and Instruction - Teaching Mathematics for A-Level
  • Natural Science ~ Mathematical Sciences ~ Applied Mathematics ~ Other Applied Mathematics n.e.c. - Teaching Mathematics for secondary levels
  • Natural Science ~ Mathematical Sciences ~ Mathematical Science for Education ~ Education and Instruction - Teaching Algebra and Calculus for Matriculation Level


Teaching Responsibilities


MATHEMATICS 2 2009/2010 2008/2009
MATHEMATICS 3 2008/2009
MATHEMATICS I 2019/2020 2012/2013 2018/2019 2014/2015 2020/2021 2015/2016
MATHEMATICS II 2017/2018 2019/2020 2014/2015 2011/2012 2016/2017 2012/2013 2020/2021 2015/2016 2013/2014 2018/2019
MATHEMATICS III 2013/2014 2011/2012 2018/2019 2020/2021 2017/2018
MATHS I 2009/2010 2010/2011
MATHS II 2009/2010 2010/2011
MATHS III 2009/2010
STATISTICS 2019/2020
USRAH I 2020/2021


Award & Recognition


23 Oct, 2014 Best Teacher Award (Kulliyyah) - Centre for Foundation Studies, IIUM University
13 Nov, 2010 Best Teacher Award - Centre For Foundation Studies, IIUM University
08 Sep, 2007 Best Teacher Award - Centre For Foundation Studies, IIUM University


Publications


Book

2013 Essentials mathematics for pre-university. Mc-Graw Hill Education (Malaysia), ISBN: 9789675771835
2013 Mathematics & statistics for pre-university. McGraw Hill Education (Malaysia), ISBN: 9789675771651