DIPLOMA IN COMMUNICATION (DICM)

KPT/JPS (R/321/4/0110) (A10340) 06/19
INTAKES : MARCH, AUGUST
 
The curriculum of our Diploma in Communication programme emphasizes on presentation skills, where students are trained to discuss and defend their ideas, concepts and views through oral and written communication. Students will also be exposed to business-related modules such as Fundamental of Management and Marketing Principles & Practice.

After the first year, students are given the opportunity to specialize in advertising, broadcasting, journalism or public relations. Students will also undergo a 10-12 weeks internship experience at the final year of the programme providing exposure in their chosen fields.
 
2-YEAR PROGRAMME
 
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PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
 
YEAR 1
Semester 1

Core Modules

• Mass Communication
• College Study Skills
• Presentation Skills
• Visual Communication
• MPU2
• MPU3

Semester 2

Core Modules

• Public Relations Principles
• Advertising Principles
• Principles of Journalism
• Principles of Broadcasting
• Creative Communication and Portfolio Development

Semester 3

Core Modules

• Copywriting
• Public Relations Writing
 
YEAR 2
Semester 4

Core Modules

• Feature Writing
• Scriptwriting
• Online Journalism
• Public Relations and New Media
• Communication Research Methods

Semester 5

Core Modules

• Television Production
• Creative Advertising Strategy & Execution
• Industrial Project - A
• MPU1

Semester 6

Core Modules
• Industrial Project - B
• MPU4
 
NOTE:
* The Ministry of Education (MOE) requires all students to take Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU) (i.e. General Studies) which is categorised under U1, U2, U3 and U4 within the duration of their studies. U1 modules are prescribed by MOE whereas U2, U3 and U4 modules are from a list of University Core Modules (UCM) prescribed as per the Programme Guide.
 
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