Diploma

Diploma in Communication and Media Studies


 
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 (N/321/4/0213)(04/22)(MQA/PA 7542)

Programme Outline:
  • Introduction to Communication and Media Studies
  • Public Speaking Skills
  • Fundamentals of Journalism
  • Communication, Culture and Society
  • Media Writing 1
  • Fundamentals of Advertising 
  • Introduction to Electronic Publishing
  • The New Media
  • Fundamentals of Public Relations
  • Media Writing 2
  • Introduction to Communication Theories and Research
  • Basic Photography Skills
  • Music Appreciation (Elective) or Introduction to Drama (Elective)
  • Malaysian Legal Framework and Policies in Communication
  • Social Media and Applications
  • Basic Publication Skills
  • Basic Video Production
  • Persuasive Communication
  • Industrial 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:

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

Fees & Financial aid:

Estimated Total Fees: RM18,200 (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.: 226
Perak Branch Campus : (605) 4660388

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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
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FAX: 603-41423166
EMAIL : fcci@tarc.edu.my

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