DIPLOMA IN MASS COMMUNICATION

Programme Code : JPT/BPP(N/321/4/0151)12/19
Duration
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Overview

This course is designed for students whom have keen interest especially in the field of communication. Diploma in Mass Communication promotes an effective and creative ways of communication by applying accurate techniques and an enhanced modus operandi. It also helps to prepare them for a wider branch of communication related program such as journalism, corporate communication, public relation and such.

Diploma in Mass Communication is designed to equip students with the vital knowledge of communication and the subjects related to it. Going through the selected subjects, student will find that this program stressed on the practicality of each subject to its core. This course is specifically designed to help to extend the student’s communication ability and to relate their knowledge and skill with the development of today’s society.

Programme Structure

SEMESTER 1
Subject Subject Code
BAHASA
KEBANGSAAN A
MPW 1113
PENGAJIAN MALAYSIA MPW 1133
PENDIDIKAN ISLAM/
PENDIDIKAN MORAL
MPW 1153/ MPW 1143
INTRODUCTION TO
MASS COMMUNICATION
DMC 101
INTRODUCTION TO
COMMUNICATION
DIC 101
BUSINESS WRITING DBW 101
SEMESTER 2
Subject Subject Code
COMMUNICATION
THEORY
DCT 102
INTRODUCTION TO
MEDIA SCRIPTING
DMS 102
INTRODUCTION TO
JOURNALISM
DJM 102
FUNDAMENTALS OF
INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION
DIN 102
FUNDAMENTALS OF
MANAGEMENT
DFM 102
HUMAN RESOURCES
MANAGEMENT
DHR 102
SEMESTER 3
Subject Subject Code
COMMUNICATION
DEVELOPMENT
DDC 103
PROFESSIONAL
IMAGE BUILDING
DPI 103
INTRODUCTION
TO ICT
DCT 103
WRITING FOR
DIGITAL MEDIA
DWD 103
SEMESTER 4
Subject Subject Code
DESKTOP PUBLISHING DDP 204
PRINCIPLES OF
MARKETING
DPM 204
PRINCIPLES OF
PUBLIC RELATION
DPR 204
INTRODUCTION TO
VISUAL COMMUNICATION
DVC 204
COMMUNICATION SKILLS DCS 204
PRINCIPLES OF CORPORATE
COMMUNICATION
DPC 204
SEMESTER 5
Subject Subject Code
MARKETING
MANAGEMENT
DMM 205
CREATIVE ADVERTISING DCA 205
PUBLIC SPEAKING DPS 205
FUNDAMENTALS OF
BROADCASTING
DBC 205
COMMUNICATION
TECHNOLOGY
DCT 205
ADVERTISING
COPYWRITING
DAC 205
PHOTOGRAPHY DPH 205
SEMESTER 6
Subject Subject Code
GLOBALISATION AND
COMMUNICATION
DGC 206
EVENT MANAGEMENT DEM 206

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

SPM (with 3 credits)   Must pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah.
GSC ‘O’ Level – Passes in any 3 subjects.
UEC – Passes in any 3 subjects.

Career Opportunities

Print Media:
- Reporter
- Editor
- Media Marketing
- Media Management

Electronic Media:
- Radio Jockey
- Radio Producer
- Station Head
- Anchor
- News Reader
- Producer
- Production Controller
- Post Production Head
- Media Marketing
- Media Management

ADVANTAGES OF MPIC

Awarded by MAHSA

The Diploma in Mass Communication is awarded by MAHSA, a highly reputable institution in Malaysia.

Interaction with Media Professionals

Students studying in Diploma in Mass Communication are given opportunities to interact and engage with lecturers and students from the media field, giving these students networking opportunities and insight into the media industries, which is among the top driver for the global economy.

High Quality Curriculum

The Diploma in Mass Communication is designed in consultation with our partners and a panel of industry experts, providing students with the knowledge and skills highly desirable by employers.

International Faculty

With lecturers and students from 56 different nationalities, the Diploma in Mass Communication student gain a rich appreciation of different cultures and values.

Internship with Industry Partners

Students of the Diploma in Mass Communication gain work experience as part of their programme. This invaluable experience give our students an edge in employment and help them make good contacts within the industry.

Affordable Fees

Tuition fees for the Diploma in Mass Communication are kept at an affordable level, to ensure there are little barriers to a good quality education.

Flexible Enrolment Dates

The Diploma in Mass Communication takes students on a rolling semester basis, allowing for greater flexibility.

Recognition

The Diploma in Mass Communication is approved by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia.