Bachelor Degree

Bachelor of Communication (Honours) in Media Studies


Programme Overview:

This programme takes the relationships between media and society to a greater height where students are exposed to various actors, interests and issues that revolve around the media systems. Students will acquire knowledge concerning media policies, industries, audiences, cultures and social concerns. This programme further complements students' conceptual understanding with research, writing, computing and organisational skills that will enhance their competitiveness in the employment market.

Duration and Offered In:

3 Years 

  • Kuala Lumpur Main Campus KPT/JPS(N/321/6/0095)09/18-May intake

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Career Prospects:
  • Advertising
  • Public Relations
  • Producers of Information
  • Media Writers and Educators
  • Broadcasting
  • Media Planners
Programme Outline:
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Media Writing (Print & Electronic)
  • Fundamental of Media Planning
  • Introduction to Human Communication
  • Print Production
  • Introduction to Film
  • Malaysia: Religious & Cultural Practices
  • Rhetoric
  • Communication Theories
  • Communication Research Methods
  • Media Audiences OR Visual Communication
  • Electronic Media Production
  • Media Management
  • Content Editing 
  • Theory of Film
  • Statistical Analysis for Communication
  • Industrial Attachment
  • Politics & the Media
  • Online Business & Communication
  • Media Studies Project I
  • Writing Strategy OR Broadcast Journalism
  • Documentary Production OR Comparative International Media
  • Media Studies Project II
  • Seminar on Issues in Media Communication
  • Media Literacy

    Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:
    • Tamadun Islam dan Asia, English for Communication, Contemporary Malaysian Issues, Hubungan Etnik, English for Humanities, Bahasa Kebangsaan A / Critical Thinking, Co-curricular

    *Co-Curricular Courses can be taken in any semester of the study

    Contact Us


    FACULTY OF COMMUNICATION AND CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
    TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
    JALAN GENTING KELANG
    SETAPAK
    53300 KUALA LUMPUR

    TELEPHONE: +603-41450123 / 41450100
    Ext no. 3508, 3532
    FAX: 603-41423166 / 018 925 1001
    EMAIL : fcci@tarc.edu.my

    OPENING HOURS
    8.30am - 5.30pm (Monday - Friday)

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