Course Details

Diploma in Mass Communication

INTI International College Penang




  • Description

    This Diploma in Mass Communication is a broad-based diploma course that covers Public Relations, Advertising, TV Production, Journalism, Media Planning and Marketing. It gives students a wide area to explore and discover where their true passion lies, with hands-on assignments backed with theory, so that it is easier for them to choose a major for their degree or decide on a career.

    Field of Study
    Communication & Broadcasting
    Duration (Years)
    Course Fees
    RM 32,810 (USD 7811)
    MQA No.
    Degree Type
    Internal Degree
  • Intake (Month)
    January, March, April, May, August, October

Entry Requirements

  • O-level/GCSE

    Pass with at least grade C in 3 subjects including English; A-Level: Full pass in any subject and credit in English at O-Level

  • UEC

    3Bs including English


    Pass with at least credit in 3 subjects including English; STPM: Pass with minimum Grade C (GP 2.0) in any subject and credit in English at SPM or its equivalent

  • Other

    Certificate: Pass Certificate (Level 3 MQF) in related field with CGPA 2.0; Community College Certificate: Pass Community College Certificate (Level 3, MQF) in related field, and credit in English at SPM and has gone through any bridging program (if required); SKM: Pass Level 3 Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) in related field, and credit in English at SPM and has gone through any bridging program (if required); Media & Communication Certificate: Pass related certificate; IB: Pass International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme (MYP) Certificate

  • English Requirements

    Credit in English at SPM or its equivalent; UEC English: B and above; For International students, TOEFL score of 500 OR IELTS score of 5.0 OR its equivalent is needed. If student does not meet requirement, English proficiency courses are needed to ensure student’s proficiency

Programme Structure

  • Core Subjects

    Advertising Strategies & Planning

    English for Academic Purposes

    Fundamentals of Marketing

    Graphic Communication

    Human Communication

    Integrated Marketing Communications

    Introduction to Communication Research

    Introduction to Journalism

    Introduction to Video / TV Production

    Mass Communication & Related Theories

    Media Law & Ethics

    Media Issues & Content

    Principles of Advertising

    Principles of Public Relations

    Mass Communication - Practical Component

    Public Relations Strategies

    Public Speaking

    Radio & Podcasting

    Screen Production Techniques


    Writing for Mass Media

    News Writing


  • Choose One Elective

    Introduction to Business


  • MPU Subjects

    Bahasa Kebangsaan A*


    Green Future Malaysia

    Media Literacy for Personal Branding

    Malaysian Studies 2 (Local students) / Communicating in Malay 1B (international students)

    *For Malaysian students who do not have a credit in SPM BM.

Additional Information

  • Fees
    RM 32,810 (USD 7811)

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