Degree

Degree

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Bachelor of Communication (Hons.)

Strategic Communication

Reg. No. : (N/321/6/0174) 04/20 (MQA/PA4223)

Strategic communication is based on advanced understanding of the complexity of human communication processes and environments as well as on systematic research and analysis prior to the development of specific communication strategies. Hence, the Bachelor of Communication (Strategic Communication) (Hons.) is focused on the development of creativity, innovation, analytical and practical knowledge as well as skills directed towards the strategic application of communication to societal issues and organisational objectives. Subjects offered in this programme include, but not limited to:

  • Channel Architecture
  • Communication Theories
  • Fundamentals of Strategic Communication
  • Language In Media
  • Media Law
  • Media Culture
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Public Relations Strategies
  • Semiotic Studies
  • Crisis Communication
  • Fundamentals of English
  • Event Planning and Management

Other subjects deal with research planning and evaluation, leadership, current and emerging communication tools, creative expression and innovation analysis of how critical issues develop and come to be defined in society and in specific organisational settings.

A fusion of academic and industry-based collaboration, the programme also culminates in a capstone project in lieu of a thesis and e-portfolio, which serves as a bridge between the academic programme and the organisational context, the classroom and the career world. Potential career prospects that await graduates of this programme include Corporate Communication Executives, Communication Analysts, Media Relations Executives, Publicists, Editors, Media Broadcasters and Corporate Consultants.


Programme Educational Objectives

Job prospects :

  • Corporate communication specialist
  • Journalist
  • Advertising and sales promotion executive
  • Strategic communications program personnel
  • Corporate communication officer
  • Public information officer
  • Media broadcaster
  • Communications adviser
  • Public relations personnel
  • Publicity consultant

Entry Requirements

Either of the following:

  • Pass Foundation programme from a recognized institution and at least a B+ in English at O Level or its equivalent
  • Pass A Level or its equivalent with 2 Principals and at least a B+ in English at O Level or its equivalent
  • Pass Diploma from a recognized institution, and at least a B+ in English at O Level or its equivalent

AND

  • A minimum score of 5.5 for IELTS or its equivalent

*Candidates not meeting this requirement, may be subjected to an internal review process.

Either of the following:
  • Pass Foundation / Matriculation programme from a recognized institution and at least a B+ in English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
  • Pass STPM or its equivalent with 2 principals and at least a B+ in English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
  • Pass UEC with minimum of grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of English; OR
  • Pass Diploma from a recognized institution, and at least a B+ in English at SPM Level or its equivalent; OR
  • Other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian Government;

AND

  • A minimum score of band 3 in MUET (or its equivalent) 

*Candidates not meeting this requirement, may be subjected to an internal review process.


Programme Availability

Cyberjaya Campus