Pass SPM with minimum 3 Credits
(Including English)
Pass UEC with minimum 3 Credits
(Including English)
Other equivalent qualifications


2 1/2 Years



The Programme

The Diploma in Mass Communication programme provides students with knowledge and hands-on skills necessary for a challenging career in the mass media and communications industries. Apart from the core modules in communication and media studies, students pursuing the Diploma in Mass Communication can opt for any of the three areas in mass communication - broadcasting, journalism or public relations and advertising.

Students of this programme learn through interactive lectures, tutorials, workshops, role plays, case studies and real-life projects such as broadcasting productions, news productions, public relations and advertising campaigns.

They are also required to undergo a 10-week industrial training in the communications and media industries, thus enhancing their employability.

Career Opportunities

News Reporter, Newscaster / Anchor, Editor, Public Relations Officer, Public Relations Consultant, Publicist, Corporate Event Planner, Advertising Manager, Television / Radio Presenter, Broadcast Journalist, Desktop Publisher, Camera Crew, Technical Director, Graphic Designer, Producer


Han Chiang University College of Communication homegrown Bachelor’s degree programmes in Communication and related fields.

Students may also opt for Dual Award programmes with the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) or further their degree with credit transfer to our partner universities locally or overseas such as Taiwan, China, United Kingdom, Australia etc.


Year Two (Duration - 10 weeks)

  • Human Communication
  • Visual Communication
  • Microeconomics
  • Computer Software Application
  • Communicative English
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Graphic Design
  • Basic News Reporting & Writing
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Spoken English I
  • Advanced News Reporting & Writing
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A / Time Management
  • The Morality of Ethics
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Mass Media & Malaysian Society
  • Communication Theories
  • Introduction to International Politics
  • Basic Writing & Study Skills
  • Spoken English II
  • English for Mass Communication
  • Industrial Training
  • Electives
  • Communication Research Methods
  • Mass Media Law & Policy in Malaysia
  • Public Speaking
  • Electives
  • Basic Radio Production
  • Basic TV Production
  • English Pronunciation / Mandarin Pronunciation
  • Film Aesthetic & Criticism
  • Advanced TV Production
  • News Editing & Production
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Urban Reporting
  • Photojournalism
  • News Translation
  • PR: Principles & Practice
  • Advertising: Principles & Practice
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Writing for Public Relations
  • Advertising: Media Planning
  • Broadcasting Programming & Management
  • Broadcasting Production
  • Feature Writing
  • Online News
  • Advertising Campaign
  • Public Relations: Management & Practice
Local students : From RM26,840
International students : From RM34,000

Scholarships up to 100% tuition fee waiver available


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