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BA (Hons) Media, Culture and Communication


Fees (International students)
USD 13,316 USD 9,987 25% OFF *
Course Length
3 years
Intake
Feb, Sep
About the course
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Media, Culture and Communication (3+0), in collaboration with University of Sunderland, explores the integrated media context by which communication is conducted within today’s industry. Students will specialise in one of three areas providing them with a competitive edge for employment: Public Relations, Journalism and, Broadcast and Digital Media. The programme is fully accredited and assessed by University of Sunderland, yet fully taught at IACT College, with graduates receiving their certification from the University of Sunderland.
Entry Requirements
  • Pass STPM with a minimum of grade C in two subjects and an average CGPA of 2.0. 
  • Pass A Level with a minimum of grade E in three subjects.
  • Pass UEC with a minimum of grade B in five subjects.
  • Pass Matriculation or Foundation with a minimum CGPA of 2.0 or its equivalent.
  • Other qualifications recognised by Ministry of Education, Malaysia and considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • English requirement
    • SPM 1119 (GCE-O) – C6
    • IELTS  – Band 6.0
    • IACT College's Intensive English Programme – Level 4
Subjects

Year 1

  • Introduction to Media and Cultural Studies
  • Media Histories
  • The Making of Popular Culture
  • Introduction to Digital Media Cultures
  • Web Design 1
  • Web Design 2
  • Pengajian Malaysia
  • Hubungan Etnik di Malaysia
  • Public Relations
    • Introduction to PR Theory and Practice (1)
    • Introduction to PR Theory and Practice (2) 
  • Journalism
    • Introduction to News, Magazine & Sports Journalism A
    • Introduction to Media Photography
  • Broadcasting and Digital Media
    • Introduction to Video Production
    • Introduction to Screenwriting 
  • Film
    • Introduction to Film Studies 
    • Contemporary Cinema

Year 2

  • Media Studies 1
  • Academic Research Skills
  • Cultural Theory & Popular Culture 1
  • Researching Media in Everyday Lives
  • Motion Graphics 1
  • Motion Graphics 2
  • Perlembagaan dan Masyarakat
  • Pengajian Islam / Pendidikan Moral 
  • Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (TITAS)
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Public Relations
    • PR & Marketing Communications
    • PR Strategy & Contexts
  • Journalism
    • Magazine Writing 1
    • News Journalism 1
  • Broadcasting and Digital Media
    • Scriptwriting
    • Video Documentary Production
  • Film
    • Film Theory & Criticism
    • European Cinema & Society

Year 3

  • Media Studies 2
  • Dissertation and Research Methods A
  • Dissertation and Research Methods B
  • Digital Image Making
  • In-Company Practical Training
  • Co-Curricular Electives
  • Public Relations
    • Advanced Public Relations
    • PR for Non-Commercial Organisations
  • Journalism
    • Arts, Entertainments & Games Journalism
    • Multiplatform News
  • Broadcasting and Digital Media
    • Documentary Production 2
    • Screenwriting for TV & Film 2
  • Film
    • Science Fiction and Fantasy TV
    • Hitchcock