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Master of Arts in Communication

Offered by: Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC)
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Exam BodyInternal Postgraduate, Malaysia
Course Duration2 Years (Full Time) / 3 Years (Part Time)
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees10800 (Full Time) / 11900 (Part Time)
Fees (International Student)17800 (EMGS fees is not included)
CampusKL Main Campus
FacultyFaculty of Communication and Creative Industries
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyMasters Degree Level
Field of StudyCommunication & Broadcasting
Mode of StudyBy Research
Curriculum
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • News Gathering, Reporting and Writing
  • Media in Malaysia
  • Media Law
  • Advanced News Gathering, Reporting and Writing
  • Photojournalism
  • News Subediting
  • Chinese Creative Writing OR Creative Writing
  • Interviewing for Journalism
  • Local News Reporting
  • Persuasive Writing for Media
  • Online Journalism
  • Communication Theories
  • Television Production
  • Communication Research Methods
  • Statistical Analysis for Communication
  • Media Management and Competition
  • Sports Journalism
  • Industrial Attachment
  • Newspaper Editing, Design and Layout
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Journalism Research
  • Journalism Ethics and Issues
  • Feature Writing
  • Final Year Applied Journalism Project
  • Global Journalism OR Citizen Journalism OR War and Conflict Reporting
  • PR Practices in Malaysia OR Intercultural Communication OR Music Journalism

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:
English Language, Tamadun Islam dan Asia, English for Communication, Contemporary Malaysian Issues, Hubungan Etnik, English for Humanities, Critical Thinking, Co-curricular

*Co-Curricular Courses can be taken in any semester of the study

*MPU-3213 Bahasa Kebangsaan A is applicable to students without credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu only

Entry Requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements

  1. A bachelor’s degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.75, as accepted by the Senate; OR
  2. A bachelor’s degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; OR
  3. A bachelor’s degree or its equivalent, not meeting CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in a relevant field.

English Language Requirements

Malaysian Students

  1. MUET Band 3.0 OR IELTS Band 5.0 OR CEFR High B1 OR TOEFL iBT 42 OR its equivalent; OR
  2. Exemption if medium of instruction during Bachelor studies was in English

International students

  1. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of 600 OR International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 OR its equivalent. OR
  2. Exemption if the first language is English or medium of instruction during Bachelor studies was in English.
Intake MonthsJune
Career Prospects
  • Journalists
  • Writers
  • Reporters
  • Copy Editors
  • Editors
  • Communications Executives
  • Content Writers

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


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