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Master of Multimedia Communication

Offered By: Open University Malaysia (OUM)

Programme Synopsis
The objectives of the Master of Multimedia Communication are to:

  • Provide an interdisciplinary approach to multimedia communication.
  • Develop understanding and application of multimedia technology at all levels of organisations.
  • Provide opportunities for learners to develop their abilities to critically evaluate the existing media management system.
  • Enhance managerial skills in guiding and managing multimedia personnel and projects.
  • Improve employability and career advancement.

Corporate and business management strategies are fast changing and adapting to the emerging New Economy environment. With the proliferation of the Internet, ICT growth and advances in multimedia systems, the media and ICT landscape is also changing at a more rapid pace.

This programme aims at providing professionals from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences the opportunities to enhance their competencies and managerial skills in multimedia communication. Learners will get a deeper understanding of issues affecting ICT, communication and multimedia in general.

Programme Structure
Degree by Coursework (Structure III)

Entry Requirements
• Bachelor’s degree with honours or its equivalent in any field of study
• Work experience is an added advantage

To be considered under Open Entry, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Be at least 35 years old on 1st of January (applied year) AND possess STPM (minimum 1 principle) OR a recognised diploma or
    equivalent, AND
  • Possess prior learning experience and / or knowledge relevant to the programme applied for
  • Not applicable for research-based master’s programmes.

A master’s degree programme can be completed within a minimum period of two years.

Learners who are not able to complete their studies within the stipulated maximum period under the doctoral degree programme
may apply for an extension of not more than three semesters or one academic year by making a written application to the Director for approval. The application must be made three months before the end of the duration of study.

Failure to complete a programme within the stipulated duration may result in the termination of candidature.