Bachelor Degree

Bachelor of Communication (Honours) in Advertising


Programme Overview:

This programme encompasses the basic knowledge and practical skills of advertising, media and communication. This programme aims not only to produce advertising personnel who can apply the relevant skills in the field of advertising, but also to offer students a greater depth of knowledge and practical skills in terms of management and persuasive communication, preparing students to join a competitive and dynamic industry. They will also develop a critical understanding and appreciation of the advertising profession.

Duration and Offered In:

3 Years

  • Kuala Lumpur Main Campus KPT/JPS(N/321/6/0097)09/18-May Intake

Minimum Entry Requirement for Bachelor Degree Programmes (MER) - PDF

Career Prospects:

  • Account Executives

  • Media Planners

  • Copywriters

  • Advertising & Promotion Personnel

  • Social Media Executives

Programme Outline:

  • Introduction to Mass Communication 
  • Fundamentals of Advertising 
  • Design Fundamentals 
  • Advertising & Society 
  • Fundamentals of Photography 
  • Media Planning for Advertising 
  • Basic Copywriting
  • Consumer Behaviour and Culture 
  • Communication Theories 
  • Communication Research Methods 
  • Advanced Copywriting 
  • Advanced Photography 
  • TVC Production 
  • Theories of Advertising 
  • Media Audiences / Media Aesthetics
  • Visual Communication 
  • Statistical Analysis for Communication 
  • Translation and Advertising 
  • Advertising Industrial Attachment 
  • Creative Strategy for Advertising 
  • Codes and Practices of Advertising 
  • Multimedia Production for Advertising 
  • Advertising and New Media / Art Direction for Advertising
  • Advertising Project I 
  • Advertising Project II 
  • Accounts Management for Advertising / International Advertising

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A, English Language, Tamadun Islam dan Asia, English for Communication, Contemporary Malaysian Issues, Hubungan Etnik, English for Humanities, 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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