Mass Communication Degree 3 years + 12 weeks internship

The 3+0 BA (HONS) Mass Communications, offered in collaboration with the University of Hertfordshire, UK 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.

Collaborating University
Accredited by

Programme details

For more programme details, please click to expand the tabs below.

 


Highlights
  • 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
  • Industry lecturers – Top industry experts are brought into classrooms as guest lecturers
  • Industry workshops – Workshops conducted by senior and experienced industry experts, 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
  • Resume writing clinics and workshop – Guidance in creating the right resume

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 + internship period

 

Collaboration University

University of Hertfordshire, UK
Financial assistance available:

Edu-Assist
Accredited by

Malaysian Qualifications Agency
Programme Structure
 
Year 1
  • English for Mass Communication 1
  • English for Mass Communication 2
  • Graphics for the Web
  • Introduction to Film Criticism
  • Introduction to Film Theory
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Introduction to Media Communications
  • Journalism, Law and Ethics
  • Media and Society
  • Web Animation
Year 2
  • Film Production
  • Journalism Skills: Features
  • Journalism Skills: News
  • Magazine Design
  • Media in an International Context
  • Research Methods in Media and
    Communications
  • Video Feature
  • Elective 1**

Electives 1** (choose one)

  • Radio Journalism
  • European Film and Television Style
Year 3
  • Campaigns & Careers
  • Digital Media
  • E-Portfolio and Employer Relations
  • Journalism Government and the People
  • Media Project
  • Online Journalism
  • Social Media
  • Elective 2**
  • Elective 3**

Electives** (choose two)

  • Advertising
  • Corporate Communications
  • Film in the Global Age
  • Television Drama
MPU Subjects
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
  • Community Service
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Design Thinking
  • Ethnic Relations (Local students) /
    Communicating in Malay 2
    (International students)
  • Islamic & Asian Civilization (Local students) /
    Malaysian Studies 3 (International students)

*For Malaysian students who do not have a credit in SPM BM.
**Offering of electives, please consult the Head of programme.

Campuses & Intakes

INTI International College Subang

  • January
  • April
  • August

INTI International College Penang

  • January
  • April
  • August


Note: International students are subject to placement guidelines. Please check with a student counsellor.

Entry Level Entry Requirements Required by Partner University / School
STPM A minimum of two passes at minimum Grade C+ (GP 2.33)
A Level A minimum of 2 full passes totalling 80 UCAS points
Foundation Successful completion of a relevant Foundation / Pre-U programme with CGPA 2.00
UEC 5Bs including a credit in English
SAM Pass 5 subjects with ATAR 65%, a pass in English and no subject below 10/20
NSW (HSC) Minimum 10 units with UAI (ATAR) 65%, a pass in English and no subject below 50%
International Baccaulareate (IB) Minimum 24 points with at least 4 points for SL English
CPU Minimum 6 Year 12 passes with an average of 65% and pass in English at Grade 12
Equivalent qualifications to be assessed by the Head of Programme in liaison with the Collaborative Partnership Leader from the School of Humanities

 

Entry Level English Requirements Required by Partner University / School
IELTS Score of 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in any band)
TOEFL 79 with band scores of reading 18, writing 17, listening 17, speaking 20
Cambridge English First (also known as First Certificate in English) 176 overall with a minimum of 162 in each component
PTE 58 with no less than 42 in any band
MUET 4.0
SPM Grade C
An equivalent qualification in English Language


Note: International students are subject to entry requirements. Find out more.

INTI International
College Subang

INTI International
College Penang

Fees Summary

INTI International College Subang

Local Students
Download complete Estimated Fee Structure here.
Approximate Tuition Fee (RM)
74,051

INTI International College Subang

International Students
Download complete International Students Estimated Fee Structure here.
Approximate Tuition Fee (RM)
79,991

INTI International College Penang

Local Students
Download complete Estimated Fee Structure here.
Approximate Tuition Fee (RM)
59,400

INTI International College Penang

International Students
Download complete International Students Estimated Fee Structure here.
Approximate Tuition Fee (RM)
59,530
KPT:
INTI International College Subang : KPT/JPT(N/321/6/0074)07/2025 - MQA/FA3104
INTI International College Penang: KPT/JPT(R/321/6/0105)12/2023 - MQA/FA4077

Request Info