Project Description

Bachelor of Communication with Honours

(R2-DL/321/6/0098 (A9493) 11/25)

Programme Synopsis

The Bachelor of Communication (BComm) is designed to produce graduates with comprehensive knowledge that informs, moves, creates and shapes the world of communication. Students will be exposed to a broad-based learning experience encompassing nearly all major aspects of communication such as journalism, advertising, broadcasting, corporate communication and public relations.

The programme will also develop learners’ ability to apply communication techniques critically and objectively in real life situations.

Career Prospects

Due to a broad range of communication subjects covered in this programme, graduates are expected to be able to fit into various professions, both in public and private sectors. Since employers nowadays are looking for versatility and flexibility among fresh graduates, the Bachelor of Communication programme precisely answers that need as learners are exposed to multi-disciplinary knowledge and diverse skills not only in communication but also in the social sciences.

Graduates can find ready employment in advertising, journalism, news media, copy writing, editing, public affairs and public relations.

Kemasukan Biasa

i. Lulus STPM atau setaraf dengan minimum Gred C (NGMP 2.00) dalam 2 mata pelajaran dan kredit Bahasa Inggeris pada peringkat SPM atau yang setaraf; atau
ii. Lulus STAM dengan minimum gred Jayyid dan kredit Bahasa Inggeris pada peringkat SPM atau yang setaraf; atau
iii. Lulus Diploma (Tahap 4 MQF) atau yang setaraf dengan minimum PNGK 2.00 dan kredit Bahasa Inggeris pada peringkat SPM atau yang setaraf; atau
iv. Lulus Diploma (Tahap 4 MQF) dalam Media dan Komunikasi atau yang setaraf; atau
v. Lulus Matrikulasi/Foundation/Asasi atau setaraf dengan minimum PNGK 2.00 dan kredit Bahasa Inggeris pada peringkat SPM atau yang setaraf; atau
vi. Lulus UEC dengan minimum Gred B dalam 5 mata pelajaran termasuk Bahasa Inggeris; atau
vii. Kelayakan lain yang diiktiraf setara dengannya.

Syarat kompentensi Bahasa Inggeris bagi pelajar antarabangsa: Skor TOEFL 500 atau IELTS 5.0 atau yang setaraf.

Nota:
Syarat kredit Bahasa Inggeris peringkat SPM bagi calon (i), (ii), (iii) dan (v) boleh dikecualikan jika kelayakan tersebut mengandungi mata pelajaran Bahasa Inggeris dan pencapaiannya setara/lebih daripada keperluan kerdit mata pelajaran tersebut pada peringkat SPM. (Kesetaraan mata pelajaran adalah tanggungjawab PPT dan PPT perlu mempunyai polisi/prosedur dalaman yang kukuh dalam membuat penilaian kesetaraan tersebut)

ATAU

Kemasukan APEL
• Warganegara Malaysia; dan
• Calon hendaklah berumur 21 tahun dan ke atas pada tahun permohonan dibuat; dan
• Mempunyai pengalaman kerja/pengalaman pembelajaran terdahulu yang berkaitan; dan
• Lulus Penilaian APEL bagi Sarjana Muda (yang dikendalikan oleh OUM).

Normal Entry

i. Pass STPM or its equivalent, with minimum Grade C (GP 2.00) in 2 subjects and a credit in English at SPM level or its equivalent; or
ii. Pass STAM with minimum grade of Jayyid and a credit in English at SPM level or its equivalent; or
iii. Pass Diploma (MQF Level 4) or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 and a credit in English at SPM level or its equivalent; or
iv. Pass Diploma (MQF Level 4) in Media and Communication or its equivalent; or
v. Pass Matriculation/Foundation/Asasi or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 and a credit in English at SPM level or its equivalent; or
vi. Pass UEC with minimum Grade B in 5 subjects including English; or
vii. Other recognised equivalent qualifications.

English competency requirement for international students: Score of TOEFL 500 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent.

Note:
The credit requirement in English at SPM level for candidates (i), (ii), (iii) and (v) can be exempted if the qualifications comprise of English and the achievement is equivalent to/above the credit requirement of the subject at SPM level. (Equality of the subjects is the responsibility of HEP and the HEP needs to have strong internal policies/procedures in assessing the equality).

OR

APEL entry
• Malaysian; and
• Candidate must be 21 years old and above in the year of application being made; and
• Have previous working experience/learning relevant to the field applied; and
• Pass APEL Assessment for Bachelor Degree (conducted by OUM).

Note:

  1. The provisional offer of admission will be revoked if the candidate:
    1. Fails to submit evidence of qualification within the stipulated date; or
    2. Does not meet the entry requirements of the University.
  2. Entry requirements are subject to change as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency.
Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5
Sem 1 RM 1,456 RM 1,638 RM 1,638 RM 1,638 RM 1,638
Sem 2 RM 1,456 RM 1,456 RM 1,638 RM 1,638 RM 546
Sem 3 RM 1,638 RM 1,638 RM 1,638 RM 2,184
Total RM 21,840

* Fees applicable to Malaysians and Permanent Residents only.
* International students are required to pay registration fees of RM1,000 and an additional 20% for the tuition fees.
* The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.

Discount for the Physically Challenged Learners (OKU) and Senior Citizens

The University offers 50% discount for:

  • Senior citizens aged 60 and above on registration date; and
  • Physically challenged learners – a valid Orang Kelainan Upaya (OKU) is required.

These discounts are for subject fees only and are not applicable for research and other fees. The discounts are also not valid for second time registration and repeating of subjects.

Learners who receive this discount are not entitled to other discounts and promotions.

Note

Processing fee:

  • RM30 (Malaysian) & RM100 (International)

Financial options:

  • PTPTN; or
  • EPF (Account 2); or
  • Education or Personal Loan from commercial banks; or
  • HRDF (subject to employer’s eligibility); or
  • Flexible Payment Scheme.

Payment Mode:

  • JomPAY; or
  • Internet Banking; or
  • Debit/Credit Card.

MPU Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia 2
Hubungan Etnik 2
Entrepreneurship 3
Health & Wellness 3
Community Service / Khidmat Masyarakat 2

University Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Learning Skills for Open Distance Learners 3
English for Written Communications 3
English for Oral Communications 3
English for Workplace Communications 3
Professional Ethics 3

Basic Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Principles of Management 3
Thinking Skills & Problem Solving 3

Core Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Introduction to Social Sciences 3
Man, Society and Culture 3
Introduction to Communication 3
Communication Theories 3
Research Methodology 3
Information Technology, Media & Society 3
Basic Journalism 3
Principles of Advertising 3
Principles of Corporate Communication 3
Public Speaking 3
Communication Campaign 3
Broadcast Journalism 3
Copywriting 3
Integrated Marketing Communications 3
Scriptwriting 3
Media Appreciation & Critical Analysis 3
Broadcasting Management 3
Communication Law 3
Intercultural Communication 3
New Media Technology 3
Case Studies of Corporate Communication 3
Reputation Risk Management 3
News Writing & Reporting 3
Creativity in Advertising 3
Politics & The Media 3
Global Communication 3
Editing for Print & Electronic Publications 3
Research Project 6
NORFARDILAWATI BTE MUSA
NORFARDILAWATI BTE MUSAProgramme Director
Tel (Office) :
603 5520 5525
Email :
norfardilawati@oum.edu.my
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