Taylor’s University Diploma in Communication is a course that provides fundamental knowledge and skills for students who would like to specialize in advertising, journalism, public relations, or broadcasting. Students of this course will benefit from the syllabus like Media Law & Ethics, Visual Communication, and Digital Graphics. Taylor’s University Diploma in Communication is taught in Taylor’s University Lakeside Campus which is situated in Bandar Sunway. Students can enroll for either the March or July intake annually. It will require students around 24 months for completion of course. The minimum entry requirement for SPM graduates is Pass with 3 credits including English with a Pass in Bahasa Melayu and History. UEC students need to Pass with minimum 3 B’s including English while O Level students are required to Pass with minimum 3 B’s including English.

Intake and Duration

  • Mar 2yr
  • Aug 2yr

Entry Requirements

  • 3 B's UEC
  • 3 C's SPM
  • 3 C's O Level

Course Structure

Semester 1 (Year 1)

  • Mass Communication
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Creative Communication & Portfolio Development
  • College Study Skills
  • Presentation Skills


Semester 2 (Year 1)

  • Media Law & Ethics
  • Visual Communication
  • MPU (U1)*

Choice of Two Specialisations:

  • Public Relations: PR Theory & Practice
  • Advertising: Introduction to Advertising
  • Journalism: Journalism Theory & Practice
  • Broadcasting: Principles of Broadcasting


Semester 3 (Year 1)

  • Academic Writing
  • Digital Graphics
  • Fundamentals of Management

Choice of One Specialisation:

  • Public Relations: PR Strategies & Tactics
  • Public Relations: PR & New Media
  • Advertising: Branding Strategy
  • Advertising: Copywriting
  • Journalism: Broadcast Journalism
  • Journalism: Feature Writing
  • Broadcasting: Audio Production
  • Broadcasting: Scriptwriting


Semester 4 (Year 2)

  • Marketing Principles & Practice
  • Communication Research Methods
  • MPU (U2)*

Choice of One Specialisation:

  • Public Relations: PR Writing
  • Public Relations: Event Management
  • Advertising: Creative Advertising Strategy & Execution
  • Advertising: Media Planning
  • Journalism: Online Journalism
  • Journalism: Print Journalism
  • Broadcasting: Television Production
  • Broadcasting: Television Genre


Semester 5 (Year 2)

  • Internship


Semester 6 (Year 2)

  • Psychology for Communication
  • MPU (U3)*
  • MPU (U4)*

Choice of One Specialisation:

  • Public Relations: Ethical Communication & Citizenship
  • Public Relations: PR Project
  • Advertising: Interactive Advertising
  • Advertising: Advertising Project
  • Journalism: Photojournalism
  • Journalism: News Production (Newspaper)
  • Broadcasting: Film Studies
  • Broadcasting: Broadcast Production Project

Fee Structure

Lakeside Campus


Intake & Duration

  • Mar 2yr
  • Aug 2yr
MYR 54,000.00 Approximate Total Fees
MYR 54,000.00 Total

* All fees are subject to change.

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