Han Chiang University College Of Communication | Diploma in Broadcast Journalism
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Diploma in Broadcast Journalism

About The Programme

The two-and-a-half year Diploma in Broadcast Journalism is a fun and interesting programme designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills of news gathering, writing, filming, editing, and producing news and non-fiction broadcasts for the electronic media.

The curriculum, which is designed to produce highly trained professionals for the industry, combines both the theoretical and practical applications of broadcast journalism.

The Diploma in Broadcast Journalism will learn through lectures, workshops, and actual on-air work by skilled and experienced lecturers.


January, April, August


Two and a half years


Year 2 (Duration 10 weeks)

Programme Structure

Year 1

  • Human Communication
  • Visual Communication
  • Basic Radio Production
  • Microeconomics
  • Computer Software Application
  • Communicative English
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Graphic Design
  • Basic News Reporting & Writing
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Spoken English I
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A / Time Management
  • The Morality of Ethics
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Electives

Year 2

  • Advanced News Reporting & Writing
  • Radio News Production
  • Introduction to International Politics
  • Basic TV Production
  • Basic Writing & Study Skills
  • Communication Theories
  • News Translation
  • Television News Production
  • English Pronunciation
  • Spoken English II
  • Photojournalism
  • Industrial Training
  • Electives

Year 3

  • Mass Media Law & Policy in Malaysia
  • Communication Research Methods
  • Broadcast Performance
  • Non-Fiction Television Production
  • English for Mass Communication


  • Broadcast Journalist
  • Producer
  • Newscaster
  • TV/Radio Presenter
  • Scriptwriter
  • Editor
  • Camera crew/Technical director
  • Host

Entry Requirement

  • Pass SPM with Minimum 3 Credits (Including English)
  • Pass UEC with Minimum 3 Credits (Including English)
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