BA (Hons) in Mass Communications, in collaboration with University of Hertfordshire, UK

INTI International College Subang : KPT/JPS (PA3014) 07/2018 | INTI International College Penang: KPT/JPS(MQA/PA3583) 10/2018

The University of Hertfordshire degree in Communication offers students an opportunity to explore possibilities in Film, Journalism, Media Cultures and New Media Publishing. Students will be able to critically examine films, learn to write like a journalist, study popular media and use software packages to design layouts for magazines and websites and be prepared to make full use of new media tools.


  • Mirrors the entrepreneurial focus of the University of Hertfordshire where students are granted access to online resource learning directly from the university
  • Dedicated industry project & coursework-based modules – 90% of the module focuses on Industry-relevant competences and students are also given an opportunity to work on an Employer Project in Year 2. It is embedded into the programme as a credit-earning subject
  • Industry lecturers – Top industry experts are brought into classrooms as guest lecturers
  • Industry workshops – Workshops conducted by senior and experienced industry people, with the aim of providing graduates with skill-sets that employers value
  • Soft skills workshops – Industry experts conduct workshops on articulation, presentation skills and self-confidence. Embedded into a credit-earning academic module
  • Resume writing clinics and workshop – Guidance in creating the right resume and resume are vetted by senior faculty members
  • One semester in the University of Hertfordshire – Students pay local tuition fees, or they can also apply for scholarships

Career Opportunities
Graduates are equipped for a variety of careers such as Journalist, Marketing Communications Specialist, Marketing Executive, Film Critic, Entertainment Journalist, Social Media Executive / Manager or any other media-related position
Programme Duration
3 years
Collaboration University
University of Hertfordshire, UK
Financial assistance available:
Accredited by
Malaysian Qualifications Agency
Programme Structure

Year 1
  • English for Business Study 1
  • English for Business Study 2
  • Graphics for the Web
  • Introduction to Film Criticism
  • Introduction to Film Theory
  • Introduction to Media Communications
  • Journalism Law & Ethics
  • Journalism Skills: Print News & Feature
  • Media & Society
  • Web Animation
Industry Project / Internship**
  • Industry Project

Year 2
  • Design for Print
  • Digital Storytelling
  • European Cinema
  • Film Production
  • Industry Project
  • Journalism Skills: Features, Markets & Styles
  • Journalism Skills: Print News, Markets & Styles
  • Media in an International Context
  • Research Methods in Media
MPU Subjects
  • Community Service & Co-curriculum
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Ethnic Relations (Local students) / Communicating in Malay 2 (International students)
  • Islamic & Asian Civilisation (Local students) / Malaysian Studies 3
  • (International students)
  • Presentation Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
Year 3
  • Advertising**
  • Campaigns & Careers
  • Corporate Communications**
  • Digital Media
  • Film in the Global Age***
  • Journalism, Government & the People
  • New Media Publishing Project
  • Online Journalism
  • Television Drama***

*For Malaysian students who do not have a credit in SPM BM.
**Only available in Penang Campus.
***Only available in Subang Campus.

Campuses & Intakes
INTI International College Subang
  • January
  • April
  • August
INTI International College Penang
  • January
  • April 
  • August
Entry Level Entry Requirements
Foundation Completion of Foundation Programme
STPM Grade C in 2 subjects or CGPA 2.00
A Level 2 full passes
SAM 5 subjects with ATAR of 55
NSW (HSC) 10 units with ATAR of 55
CPU 5 passes with an average of 55
Australian Year 12 4 or 5 passes with ATAR of 55
Australian Degree Transfer Program (ADTP) Completion of ADTP
Matriculation/Pre-University Completion of Matriculation/Pre-University programme with minimum CGPA of 2.0
Diploma Completion of Diploma in relevant fields with minimum CGPA of 2.0
Others Other equivalent qualifications as recognised by the government of Malaysia
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Fees Summary
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INTI International College Penang
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