Higher Diploma in Mass Communication

Mass Communication Course 2017

DURATION:
Full Time: 14 months
Part Time: 18 months
INTAKE:
January / March / May / July / September / October / November
AWARDED BY:
TMC Academy

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Mass Communication

TMC Academy’s Higher Diploma is equivalent to the first two years of a UK Bachelor’s Degree with Honours!

The Higher Diploma in Mass Communication programme provides students with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the interdisciplinary fields of mass communications, including Journalism, Film, and Multimedia. The programme is designed to help develop students’ analytical techniques and problem solving skills, enabling them to evaluate evidence, arguments and assumptions in the field of mass communications.

Upon completion of this programme, students are eligible to progress to the final year top-up Bachelor’s Degree in Media Production & the Moving Image with Film & Screen Studies from the University of Northampton; and also eligible to gain advanced standings in the degree programmes at universities in Australia and the UK.

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Full Time: 14 months*

Part Time: 18 months*

* may be completed in 12 months (full-time) or 16 months (part-time) in the intensive mode.

Modules

  • Foundations of Writing
  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Web Production
  • Documentary
  • Media Communications and Technology
  • Introduction to Media
  • Global Culture
  • Media, Popular Culture and Entertainment
  • Film Studies
  • Film Production
  • Media Representations
  • Researching Media

 

Course Assessment

Assignments, projects, presentations, class tests, and/or practical tests.

Graduation Requirements

Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded the Higher Diploma in Mass Communication from TMC Academy.

Age

17 years old

Academic Qualification

Any of the following or equivalent:

  • Obtained at least an E at GCE A level in any 2 subjects
  • TMC Diploma/Foundation Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma (at least 24 points)
  • NUS High School Diploma
  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Diploma (in Accounting / Business / Management / IT / Computing / Hospitality / Psychology) from Private Education Institutions (assessed on a case by case basis)

English Proficiency

Any of the following or equivalent:

  • At least a C6 at GCE O English
  • Completed a Diploma or equivalent where medium of instruction is English
  • Pass an English online test and an interview with the Dean/HOD/designate

Mature Candidates

≥ 30 years old with 8 years of work experience

GCE ‘O’ Level/NITEC/Higher NITEC holders may consider the following programmes: Foundation Diploma for Tertiary Studies or Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management.

GCE ‘N’ Level holders may consider our GCE ‘O’ Level Preparatory Course.

 

Alternatively, you may WhatsApp our course consultants at (+65) 9671 2110 or send us a message here.

Age

17 years old

Academic Qualification

Completed High School or Year 12

English Proficiency

Any of the following or equivalent:

  • IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL (Paper) ≥ 547 or TOEFL (Computer) ≥ 210 or TOEFL (Internet) ≥ 78 or TOEIC ≥ 780
  • Other qualifications equivalent to High School or Year 12 where the medium of instruction is English
  • Attend and pass Certificate in English up to Upper Intermediate B level (or previously, Academic English level)

Mature Candidates

N.A.

Year 10 / Year 11 students may consider the following programmes: Foundation Diploma for Tertiary Studies

 

Alternatively, you may WhatsApp our course consultants at (+65) 9671 2110 or send us a message here.

Application Fee $107.00
Course Fee $10,093.31
Administrative Fee
Medical Insurance $85.60
Fee Protection Scheme $76.98
Total Programme Fee Excluding Application Fee
$10,341.49

 

 

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD) and inclusive of GST unless stated otherwise. Course fee excludes application fee of $107.00.

Application Fee $214.00
Course Fee $16,403.10
Administrative Fee
International Student
Admin Fee*
$695.50
Medical Insurance $85.60
Fee Protection Scheme $128.88
Total Programme Fee Excluding Application Fee
$17,313.08

*International Student Admin Fee is charged once for bundled courses. Student not on bundled course will be charged an additional $367.50 International Student Admin fee if they progress to the next course.

 

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD) and inclusive of GST unless stated otherwise. Course fee excludes application fee of $214.00.