Diploma in Professional Communication, IACT College
January / April / June / August
Full Time /
Organisations depend on communication professionals to devise and implement strategies to create and maintain positive relationships with stakeholders. The Diploma in Professional Communication provides a unique blend of public relations and communication practice to plan organisational communication in diverse organisations.
Upon graduation, your practical skills in writing for the media and corporate genres, communication design, and well-rounded understanding of effective communication both within an organisational environment and externally with stakeholders, will be valued by employers.
January, April, June & August
To enrol into this course, you are required to have a minimum of:
UEC – Minimum of grade B in 3 subjects
SKM Level 3 – Pass in related field and SPM with credit in English
Pass Certificate in Communication Studies from IACT College
SPM / O-Level / IGCSE – Minimum 3 credits
Other qualifications recognised by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia are considered on a case by case basis
Minimum English Requirements:
SPM – Grade C or
UEC – B6 or
IELTS – Band 5.0 or equivalent
* Trial Examinations/Forecast results are accepted.
You will be exposed to a number of critical areas over 3 semesters and will be assessed through a combination of written examinations and assignments.
Mass Communication Fundamentals
Communication in a Globalised World
Media, Culture and Society
New Media Studies
Writing for the Media
Media Ethics and Regulations
Publicity and Media Relations
PR Campaign Strategies
Media in an International Context
Electives (choose any three):
Principles of Journalism
Introductions to Events
Principles of Advertising
Principles of Marketing
* The subjects listed are merely indicative and may be subject to change. Additionally, you are required by the Ministry of Education Malaysia to complete Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU) subjects.
Tuition Fees Structure
Malaysian Students (All Inclusive Fee)
Year 1 : RM18,500
Year 2 : RM17,500
International Students (All Inclusive Fee)
* The fees above do not include living expenses and accommodation. All fees listed may be subject to change. Payment can be made by Cash, Cheque, Credit Card or Instalments.