Diploma in Mass Communication

REQUIREMENTS

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

DURATION

 
2 Years
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

INTAKES

 
 
January
 
April
 
August
 
 
ABOUT 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

Content Producer, Newscaster / Anchor, Editor, Marcom Officer, 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 etc.

 

PATHWAY

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.

 

INTERNSHIP

Year Two (Duration - 10 weeks)

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Visual Communication
  • Human Communication
  • Basic News Reporting & Writing
  • Advanced News Reporting & Writing
  • Mass Media & Malaysian Society
  • Graphic Design
  • Computer Software Application
  • Basic Writing and Study Skills
  • Communicative English
  • Spoken English I
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 / BM Komunikasi I
  • The Morality of Ethics
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Communication Theories
  • Introduction to International Politics
  • Mass Media Law & Policy in Malaysia
  • Communication Research Methods
  • Microeconomics
  • Public Speaking
  • Spoken English II
  • English for Mass Communication
  • Time Management / Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Industrial Training
  • Basic Radio Production
  • Basic TV Production
  • Photojournalism
  • News Translation
  • PR: Principles & Practice
  • Advertising: Principles & Practice
  • English Pronunciation / Mandarin Pronunciation
  • Broadcasting Programming & Management
  • Advanced TV Production
  • Film Aesthetic & Criticism
  • Broadcasting Production
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Urban Reporting
  • Feature Writing
  • News Editing & Production
  • Online News
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Advertising : Media Planning
  • Public Relations: Management & Practice
  • Advertising Campaign
  • Writing for Public Relations
FEES & SCHOLARSHIP
Local students : From RM26,850
 
International students : From RM34,000

Scholarships up to 100% tuition fee waiver available

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