Diploma

Diploma in Communication and Media Studies


PK KPT/JPS(N/321/4/0213)04/22

 
Programme Overview:

This programme aims to provide students a holistic exposure of media especially in this era of convergence. Students will have greater understanding of the mass media – their functions, impact and future direction. Students will also acquire writing, speaking and audio-visual production skills that enhance their employment for the multifaceted media industries.

Duration:

2 Years

Intakes:

May & October

Campus:

Perak Branch Campus 

General Progression Route:

Programme Outline:
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Chinese Writing for the Mass Media OR Introduction to Drama
  • Introduction to Human Communication
  • Malaysia: Cultural & Religious Practices
  • Film& Society
  • Mass Media & Society
  • Introduction to Advertising
  • Public Relations
  • Public Opinion & Persuasion
  • Radio & DJ
  • The Modern Electronic Media
  • Malaysian Constitutional Framework & Policies
  • Communication Law
  • Production & Publication
  • Media Planning
  • Writing for the Mass Media
  • Translation : BM, English & Chinese OR Translation : BM & English
  • Media Ethics
  • Basic Photography
  • Industries Attachment

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

  • English Language, Pengajian Malaysia 2, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, English for Communication, Social and Work Etiquette, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, English for IELTS, Co-curricular

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

Minimum  Entry Requirements:

Note:

a) SPM holders must have at least a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and SPM holders from year 2013 onwards must have at least a pass in Sejarah.

b) Students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Diploma.

c) Equivalent qualifications other than the above will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

d) Information is correct at the point of printing. Subject to the Ministry of Education latest requirement.

Career Prospects:
  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • Print media and electronic media
  • Writers
  • Producers of information
  • Media planner

Academic Progression

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

Fees & Financial aid:

Estimated Total Fees: RM17,300 (Malaysian Students), RM30,300 (International Students)

The estimated total fees may vary by 10%.

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  • Other scholarship

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Financial Aid

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Contact Information:

Media Studies

Ms. Liew Yow Lin
Ext No.: 3498

Contact Us


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

TELEPHONE: +603-41450123 / 41450100
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