Diploma in Mass Communication (Broadcast Communication)

Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC)
Kuala Lumpur, WP Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Qualification
Diploma
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
2 years
Intakes
June
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 4,313
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 7,908

About this course

This programme entails knowledge and skills for the technical understanding, writing, scripting, presenting and organising of traditional and new broadcast media. There are also specific courses designed to enhance the depth of knowledge and appreciation of the broadcast communication industry.

Entry Requirements

(1)SPM - 3 Credits in the relevant subjects
(2)O Level - 3 Grade C in the relevant subjects
(3)UEC - 3 Grade B in the relevant subjects
(4)Certificate - Relevant Certificate accredited by MQA or relevant Skilled/Technical/Vocational Certificate recognised by the Malaysian Government

Compulsory subject:
(1), (2) and (3) must include SPM Credit/ O Level Grade C/ UEC Grade B in English Language

Note:
a) SPM holders must have at least a pass in Bahasa Melayu and SPM holders from Year 2013 onwards must have at least a pass in Sejarah.
b) Students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Diploma.
c) Equivalent qualifications/qualifications from other Institution of Higher Learning (IHL) will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
d) Subject to the Ministry of Higher Education latest requirements.

Curriculum

  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Chinese Modern Writing OR Music Appreciation
  • Chinese Writing for the Mass Media OR Introduction to Drama
  • Malaysia: Cultural & Religious Practices
  • Basic Digital Photography
  • Mass Media and Society
  • Broadcast Writing (Radio)
  • Film and Society
  • The Modern Electronic Media
  • Radio and DJ
  • Applied Photography
  • Broadcast Writing - Television
  • Globalisation & Communication
  • Communication Law
  • Malaysia & International Relations
  • Videography
  • Advertising for the Electronic Media
  • Translation : BM, English & Chinese OR Translation : BM & English
  • Media Ethics
  • Industrial Attachment

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