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Diploma in Mass Communication

Offered by: International Open College (IOC)
Exam BodyInternal Diploma Malaysia
Course Duration2 Yrs 4 Mths
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
FacultyDiploma Programme
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyDiploma Level
Field of StudyCommunication & Broadcasting
Course Description

This programme focuses on a broad spectrum of mass communication areas which include journalism, public relations, advertising, broadcasting and media design. It will also serves as the catalyst to further develop leadership, critical thinking and communication skills, which are very in today's world. Students will be exposed to both the practical and conceptual skills in mass communication, which will enable them to excel in all areas related to the field.


Courses Offered

Radio Production Consumer Behavior
Human, Society and Culture Digital Photography
Introduction to Mass Communication Fundamentals of Basic Design & Typography
Media Planning Electronic Media
Basic Journalism Introduction to Sociology
Principles of Advertising Global Communication
Public Speaking English for Written Communication
Copy Writing English for Oral Communication
Communication Law & Ethics Entrepreneurship
Information Technology & Application Professional Ethics
News Writing & Reporting Mandarin / Arabic Language
Creative Advertising Co-curriculum I,II & III
Editing for Print & Electronic Publications Communication Project
Human, Society & Culture  


MQA Courses

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan *(exempted for those who obtained a credit for BM in SPM)
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Islamic Studies/ Moral Studies



Student's overall marks will be graded based on the total coursework (assignments, presentations, tests & quizzes) and examination components.

Entry Requirements

SPM/SPMV/STAM/UEC/SKM (Level 3) or O-Level:
Pass with minimum 3 credits including English.

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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