Diploma

Diploma in Mass Communication (Journalism)


Programme Overview:

This programme is catered for students who wish to develop a successful career in journalism and the media industry. The programme equips students with practical skills for media reporting with an emphasis on hands-on learning experience.With industry relevant content, the programme offers a holistic learning experience that produces graduates that are employable in the journalism and media industry.

Duration and Offered In:

2 Years

  • Kuala lumpur Main Campus KPT/JPS(N/321/4/0088)08/18-May intakes

Minimum Entry Requirement for Diploma Programmes (MER) -PDF

Career Prospects:

  • Journalists
  • Writers
  • Reporters
  • Communications Executives
  • Content Writers

Academic Progression

Graduates may be admitted into Year 2 of Bachelor of Communication (Honours) in Journalism.

Programme Outline:

  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Introduction to Human Communication
  • Chinese Writing for the Mass Media OR Introduction to Drama
  • Mass Media and Society
  • Writing for the Electronic Media
  • Journalism I
  • The Malaysian Mass Media
  • Introduction to Electronic Publishing
  • Malaysia: Cultural & Religious Practices
  • Journalism II
  • Media Ethics
  • Photojournalism
  • Chinese Creative Writing OR Creative Writing
  • Malaysia Constitutional Framework & Policies
  • Communication Law
  • Copy Editing
  • Malaysia and International Relations
  • Production & Publication
  • Translation: BM & English OR Translation: BM, English & Chinese
  • Industrial Attachment

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

  • English Language, Pengajian Malaysia 2, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, English for Communication, Social & Work Etiquette, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, English for IELTS, 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
CALL/WHATSAPP US: +601110678256
FAX: 603-41423166
EMAIL : fcci@tarc.edu.my

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

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