Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies

Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies

The program prepares students for a career in corporate communications, public relations, journalism, advertising, government relations, business writing and much more. The communication major combines courses in communication with a thorough grounding in the liberal arts. Students are encouraged to develop special competencies in their areas of interest. They may take advanced courses in video production, professional writing, advertising or public relations. Many employers rank communication skills as the most important qualification when considering prospective employees.

    • Minimum of 5 credits in SPM/O-Levels and a pass in English.
    • Minimum Grade B in 5 subjects in UEC.
    • HELP’s Foundation in Arts or Foundation in Science.
    • Pass in Diploma / STPM / A-Level / Canadian Pre-University / Australian Matriculation / South Australian Matriculation / Ontario Secondary School Diploma / American Degree Transfer Program.
    • Minimum 24 grade in International Baccalaureate.
    • 12 years of schooling with accredited certificate fro  home country.

  • Year 1

    English Composition I

    College Algebra with Applications

    General Biological Sciences

    Introduction to Computer Applications and Technology

    Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (TITAS) / Bahasa Komunikasi 3

    English Composition II

    Public Speaking

    Introduction to Art / Group Dynamics

    Introduction to Environmental Science

    Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

    Year 2

    Hubungan Etnik / Malaysian Studies

    Introduction to Philosophy

    General Psychology

    Strategic Planning for Entrepreneurs

    Critical Thinking

    Community Service

    World History Since 1500

    Communication Theory

    Human Growth, Development and Guidance

    Malaysian Economy

    Human Biology and Nutrition

    Year 3

    Marketing Principles

    News Editing

    Principles of Interviewing

    Elementary Statistics

    TV Production

    Business and Professional Communication

    Feature Writing

    Writing for Media

    Publication Design

    Communications Ethics

    Year 4

    Digital Photography and Editing


    Advertising Design

    Introduction to Graphic Design

    Digital Imaging

    Digital Illustration


    Personal Selling

    Organizational Communication

    Advertising and Integrated Marketing Communications

  • January, March & August