BA (Hons) in Broadcasting & Journalism

Limkokwing University of Creative Technology
Kuala Lumpur, WP Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
Full-time, Online
Duration
3 years
Intakes
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Total tuition fee (local)
RM 58,650
Total tuition fee (foreign)
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About this course

Future-proof your career in journalism with our BA in Broadcasting & Journalism and
become a powerful voice of news and current affairs as a journalist or a newscaster.
Through our industry-standard facilities and curriculum, you’ll experience the fast-
paced ecosystem of a real newsroom setting. The programme will train you to not
only hone your writing and editing skills in broadcasting and journalism but also to
be more enterprising and inquisitive in order to stand out from the crowd.


Career Opportunities:
❖ Broadcast Journalist
❖ Newscast Director
❖ Voiceover Artist.
❖ Field Producer.
❖ Content Manager

Entry Requirements

  • Pass STPM / A Levels with minimum 2 principals; 
  • Pass Foundation / Matriculation programme in related field; 
  • Pass Diploma in related field; 
  • Any other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government.
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (eg: IELTS pr TOEFL).

*Students with a recognised Diploma in related field will be given advanced standing into the Degree programme.

Curriculum

Semester 1

  • Writing Skills for Communicators
  • History of Journalism
  • News Media Institutions
  • Principles to Broadcasting
  • Introduction to Web Technology

Select One:

  • Malaysian Studies
  • Co-Curriculum 1

Semester 2

  • News Writing and Reporting 1
  • Feature Writing 
  • Screen Production Techniques
  • Digital Photography
  • Principles of Public Relations

Select One:

  • Moral Studies
  • Islamic Studies
  • Co-Curriculum 2

Semester 3

  • News Writing and Reporting 2
  • Media Law and Ethics
  • Broadcast Scriptwriting
  • Graphic and Publication Design

Elective (choose 1):

  • Corporate Communication
  • Public Relations Writing

Semester 4

  • Media Audience Studies
  • Online and Mobile Journalism
  • TV News
  • Political News Analysis
  • Documentary Studies

Elective (choose 1): 

  • Investigative Journalism
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Production
  • Global Classroom

Select 1:

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A/B
  • Coo-Curriculum 3

Semester 5

  • Communication Research Methodology
  • Current Affairs & Talk Shows
  • Radio News
  • Newspaper Production
  • Social Psychology
  • Fundamentals of Organisational Behaviour
  • Internship

Semester 6

  • Dissertation
  • Broadcast Production Project
  • International Relations Studies
  • International Public Relations

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