3+0 BA (Hons) Mass Communications, in collaboration with the University of Hertfordshire, UK

This programme offers students an opportunity to explore possibilities in Film, Journalism, Media Cultures and New Media Publishing.

Mass Communication Degree 3 years + 12 weeks internship From RM 59,400
  • Developed to give students a competitive edge.
  • Focuses on Industry-relevant competences.
  • Industry lectures, workshops & soft-skills workshops offered.
  • Students are given an opportunity to work on an Employer Project.

RM59,400.00

INTI International College Subang

Year 1

  • English for Mass Communication 1 & 2
  • Global Media and Society
  • Interactive Media
  • Introduction to Film Criticism
  • Introduction to Film Theory
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Introduction to Media Communications
  • Journalism, Law and Ethics
  • Visual Communication

Year 2

  • Elective 1
  • 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 (choose one)

  • European Film and Television Style
  • Radio Journalism

Year 3

  • Campaigns & Careers
  • Digital Media
  • Elective 2
  • Elective 3
  • E-Portfolio and Employer Relations
  • Internship
  • Journalism Government and the People
  • Media Project
  • Online Journalism

Electives (choose two)

  • Advertising
  • Corporate Communications
  • Film in the Global Age
  • Industry Practice in Mass Communications
  • 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)

INTI International College Penang

Year 1

  • English for Mass Communication 1 & 2
  • Global Media and Society
  • Interactive Media
  • Introduction to Film Criticism
  • Introduction to Film Theory
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Introduction to Media Communications
  • Journalism, Law and Ethics
  • Visual Communication

Year 2

  • Elective 1
  • Film Production
  • Journalism Skills: Features
  • Journalism Skills: News
  • Magazine Design
  • Media in an International Context
  • Research Methods in Media and Communications
  • Video Feature

Elective (choose one)

  • European Film and Television Style
  • Radio Journalism
  • Social Media

Year 3

  • Advertising
  • Campaigns & Careers
  • Corporate Communication
  • Digital Media
  • Internship
  • Journalism Government and the People
  • Media Project
  • Online Journalism

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 the programme.

CampusLocal StudentsInternational Students
INTI International College SubangApprox. RM 74,051Approx. RM 83,987
INTI International College PenangApprox. RM 59,400Approx. RM 59,530
Entry LevelEntry Requirements Required by Partner University / School
STPMA minimum of two passes at minimum Grade C+ (GP 2.33)
A LevelA minimum of 2 full passes totalling 80 UCAS points
FoundationSuccessful completion of a relevant Foundation / Pre-U programme with CGPA 2.00
UEC5Bs including a credit in English
SAMPass 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
CPUMinimum 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

English Requirement

Entry LevelEnglish Requirements Required by Partner University / School
IELTSScore of 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in any band)
TOEFL79 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
PTE58 with no less than 42 in any band
MUET4.0
SPMGrade C
An equivalent qualification in English Language

Note: International students are subject to meet entry requirements that reflect similar qualifications and experience as stated above.
To find country-specific entry requirements visit our international entry requirement page

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.

You can launch your career in one of these fields:

  • Journalist
  • Marketing Communications Specialist
  • Marketing Executive
  • Film Critic
  • Entertainment Journalist
  • Social Media Executive / Manager
  • Any other media-related position

Students complete the entire course locally in Malaysia, or transfer credits and complete their course at the prestigious University of Hertfordshire, UK.

Throughout the duration of the programme, INTI students can gain access to the full range of University of Hertfordshire resources including recorded lectures which can be viewed online and much more. Students also have privileged access to INTI’s fully equipped broadcasting studio to complete aspects of their course work as needed.

Upon completion of this Course, either locally or at Hertfordshire,
students will be recognised with qualifications that are equal to those conferred by the University of Hertfordshire. As part of their programme, students are required to engage and work on a final project with a recognised industry partner.

Students will undertake the project in a manner akin to a real-world project pitch by reviewing the issues faced by the employer, developing a proposal and solutions before presenting it to the employer.

In Collaboration With
Accredited by
KPT:
INTI International College Subang : (R/321/6/0074)(07/25)(MQA/FA3014)
INTI International College Penang: (R/321/6/0105)(12/23)(MQA/FA4077)

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