Diploma In Media & Broadcasting (DDM)

Programme Overview

The Diploma in Digital Media and Broadcasting programme is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills for the technical understanding, writing, scripting, presenting and organising of traditional and new broadcast media.

Students will be exposed to subjects designed to enhance the knowledge and appreciation of the digital media and broadcast communication industry such as animation, film critiques, digital photography, TV presenting, motion graphics as well as audio and video editing.

This programme also offers students the opportunity to learn digital entrepreneurship and build a portfolio of work, and creates a pathway for them to embark on an entrepreneurial journey, enter the job market or enrol directly into year 1 or year 2 of a prestigious degree that is offered in Malaysia or abroad.

Last Update: 30/12/2020

General Information
KPT/MQA APPROVAL
[(N/321/4/0259)(PA11949)10/24]

 

COURSE CODE
DDM

 

COURSE DURATION
2.5 years

 

STUDY MODE
Full Time / Weekend Classes

 

INTAKES
January, April, August

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • A pass in SPM/O-Level/IGCSE with a minimum of 3 credits including English;  OR
  • A pass in STAM with a minimum grade of Maqbul and credit in English in SPM; OR
  • A pass in UEC with a minimum of grade B in any 3 subjects including English;OR
  • A pass in other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Government of Malaysia

 

ACADEMIC PROGRESSION
UK Degree in collaboration with Liverpool John Moores University, UK

 

JOB PROSPECTS
  • Journalist
  • Reporter
  • Web Designer
  • Videographer
  • Digital Media Designer
  • Content Writer
  • News Editor
  • TV Presenter
  • Broadcaster
  • Scriptwriter
  • Film Producer

 

COURSE FEE
Up to 100% PTPTN Loan

Course Structure

  • Introduction to Digital Media
  • Introduction to Broadcast Journalism
  • Media Law and Ethics
  • Introduction to Computer and Information Technology
  • Principles of Broadcasting
  • Media & Society
  • Digital Media Tools
  • Website Design & Editing
  • Audio & Video Editing
  • Scriptwriting

  • Broadcast Production
  • Research Methods
  • Animation
  • Film Critiques
  • Digital Photography
  • TV Presenting
  • Motion Graphics
  • Developing Employability Skills
  • Final Project
  • Digital Entrepreneurship

  • Industrial Training (4 months)

*MQA subjects are compulsory