Diploma

Diploma in Mass Communication (Media Studies)


Programme Overview:

This pragramme aims to promote literacy in an information society where audience is frequently exposed to multifarious forms of media content which can be developed and transmitted at greater speed, transcending international boundaries. This pragramme will enable students to acquire a greater understanding of the mass media, their functions, impact and the future direction of the media.

Duration and Offered In:

2 Years - KL N/321/4/0089

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.

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
  • Chinese Modern WritingOR Music Appreciation
  • Mass Media and Society
  • Introduction to Advertising
  • Film & Society
  • Public Relations
  • Public Opinion & Persuasion
  • Radio & DJ
  • Cybersociety & Communication
  • The Modern Electronic Media
  • Malaysian Constitutional Framework & Policies
  • Communication Law
  • Production and Publication
  • Media Planning
  • Writing for Mass Media
  • Translation : BM, English & Chinese OR Translation : BM & English
  • Media Ethics

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 SOCIAL SCIENCE, ARTS AND HUMANITIES
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 : fsah@tarc.edu.my

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

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