Master of Arts (Professional Communication)
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Programme Overview

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The Master of Arts (Professional Communication) Programme is designed to provide students with the skills to embrace and manage contemporary communication issues in the industry.

Students will explore the art of digital information management and they will be equipped with all the skills to become communication experts in this challenging globalisation era. By enrolling to this programme, graduates are expected to enhance the quality of their portfolio and gain competitive advantages in the workplace.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Malaysian Students
  • A Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of 2.5 and above; OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of below 2.5 with at least FIVE (5) years of working experience; OR
  • Other qualifications approved by the University Senate
International Students
  • A Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of 2.5 and above; OR
  • A Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of below 2.5 with at least FIVE (5) years of working experience; OR
  • Other qualifications approved by the University Senate; AND
  • Pass IELTS with minimum Band 6, or TOEFL with a minimum score of 600
PROGRAMME MODULES
    • Communication Theories
    • Professional Communication
    • Organisational Communication
    • Integrated Marketing Communication
    • *Social Media
    • *Brand Management
    *Choose any ONE (1) elective
    • Global Communication
    • Communication Research Method
    • *Public Relations
    • *Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Graduate Research Project 1
    *Choose any ONE (1) elective
    • Graduate Research Project 2
    • Media Law & Ethics
ASSESSMENT

All Master of Arts (Professional Communication) students are assessed through either full coursework (100%) or a combination of coursework (60%) and final examination (40%). Classes are held in the form of face-to-face, which includes lectures, and tutorials (offline and online). Our students are expected to demonstrate their understanding in several forms of assessment, including but not limited to; examinations, reports, presentations, and research papers.

Students are expected to undergo min three (3) semesters and max six (6) semesters, which amount to 40 credit hours.

FEES
Malaysian Students

Total fees: RM30,410

International Students

Total fees: RM40,720