Bachelor's Programs in Humanities and Social Sciences

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Humanities and Social Sciences

Bachelor Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is a broad category and can encompass a wide range of professional and academic disciplines. These programs are available throughout the world, from many different institutions in various countries with multiple study options. Bachelor of Art, Humanities and Social Science covers a myriad of themes such as linguistics, anthropology, philosophy, fine arts, political science, sociology, literature studies, theology, and many others. Within each of these disciplines, most Bachelor Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences programs allow for further specialization in a particular area of interest.

A Bachelor of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences degree is pursued by students seeking to enter into a variety of professions and many other degree programs require some of these courses to prepare students to be more rounded professionals. It is an exciting field that will challenge your mind and conceptions and allow you to explore a wide avenue of possibilities.

If a Bachelor Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences sounds of interest to you, then browse the program options below. You can even use the search boxes above to further narrow your search to find the Bachelor Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences degree program to match your needs!

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Learn Japanese in Tokyo

Campus Full time 18 months October 2015 Japan Tokyo + 1 more

KCP International Japanese Language School, a Non-profit Educational Foundation, is pleased to be able to offer students from around the world a unique opportunity to learn more about Japan, and its language, people and culture. [+]

Bachelor's Degrees in Humanities and Social Sciences. Description KCP International Japanese Language School, a Non-profit Educational Foundation, is pleased to be able to offer students from around the world a unique opportunity to learn more about Japan, and its language, people and culture. Our programs are open to all English speaking students in good class standing as well as post graduate and adults. KCP's strength is our attention to quality language instruction. Our carefully integrated language and culture program offers the student a unique opportunity to develop Japanese language proficiency while gaining an understanding of the Japanese culture and modern society. Highlights High-quality instruction with personalized attention, conveniently offered five times a year at all academic levels, over one and a half years (12 semester hours) of Japanese language credit each semester, homestay, with breakfast and dinners, or private dormitory room provided. All local transportation between lodging and school is provided and numerous excursions to many cultural, historical, and political sites in and around Tokyo. Subject Areas Asian Studies Culture Intensive Language Japanese Term Fall, Spring, Summer, Academic Year Program Fees Include: Tuition and all fees Textbooks On-site orientation Airport-pick-up Academic credit Homestay or private dormitory with local transportation pass Numerous educational excursions and cultural activities in and around Tokyo Medical insurance [-]

Bachelor of Science in Digital Media Management

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 Switzerland Geneva Montreux Germany Munich Spain Barcelona + 5 more

The digital technology that defines the present has brought about enormous changes in science, technology, entertainment and politics. This new program is designed to teach the modern [+]

The digital technology that defines the present has brought about enormous changes in science, technology, entertainment and politics. This new program is designed to teach the modern manager how to harness and exploit digital media for the benefit of shaping corporate image, attracting clientele and creating a platform to sell and promote products.

Duration: Six semesters/three years (Summer Fast Track option available)

Start Dates: October, February, June, August

Locations: Barcelona, Munich, Geneva, Montreux

Teaching Language: English

Campus Exchange Programs: You can transfer to any of the four main campuses after any completed semester. We also have exchange programs with a long list of other universities around the world. ... [-]


Bachelor in International Media and Entertainment Management

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 Netherlands Breda

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the media and entertainment industry. In 4 years’ time, you will become a... [+]

International Media and Entertainment Management

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the media and entertainment industry. In 4 years’ time, you will become a manager in creative concept development, production techniques and marketing of entertainment products.

Creative and commercial

Do you want to invent a concept of a hit like ‘The Voice’? Can you integrate digital media into a big entertainment event to give it greater impact? What do you think makes a website unique?

After your graduation in Breda, you make the right choices with a combination of creativity, technology and commercial thinking!... [-]


Bachelor in Forensic Science

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 USA Tampa

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science degree is designed to prepare students for careers as forensic scientists. The core of the curriculum consists of chemistry and biology courses and a small [+]

Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science degree is designed to prepare students for careers as forensic scientists. The core of the curriculum consists of chemistry and biology courses and a small number of criminology and criminal justice courses. Potential employers include local, state and federal crime laboratories and law enforcement agencies, such as the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE). The curriculum is enhanced by internship opportunities with the Tampa FDLE lab and the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner. The track also prepares students for graduate programs in forensic science, chemistry, biochemistry and health professional schools.... [-]


BA Social Policy and Politic (Hons)

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2015 UK Canterbury + 1 more

Individuals and families. You study central issues such as poverty, health, crime, education, homelessness and child protection. This includes looking at both the nature of social problems and also at the policies directed [+]

Bachelor's Degrees in Humanities and Social Sciences. Individuals and families. You study central issues such as poverty, health, crime, education, homelessness and child protection. This includes looking at both the nature of social problems and also at the policies directed towards them by government, and at the role of voluntary and private welfare. Studying social policy, you develop the knowledge and skills to succeed in your future career. Within the Politics element of your degree, you will be taught by people who have advised government departments or have conducted international conflict mediation exercises. They bring this experience to their teaching, giving you the opportunity to see how theoretical ideas apply in the real world. You can also take part in the weekly extracurricular Open Forum, where students and staff discuss and debate key issues that affect higher education and politics in the world today. Kent's School of Politics and International Relations has a cosmopolitan community and excellent links with prestigious institutions in Europe and beyond. Our academic staff are engaged in cutting-edge research on a wide variety of political issues such as ethno-political conflict, human rights, social theories of justice, voting behaviour and electoral reform. Independent rankings In the National Student Survey 2013 Social Policy was ranked 4th in the UK for student satisfaction; 95% of Sociology students were satisfied with the quality of their course. In The Complete University Guide 2014, Sociology research was rated 2nd in the UK; and, Social Policy and Administration was ranked 3rd for graduate employment prospects in The Guardian University Guide 2014. [-]

BA Sociology

Campus Full time September 2015 UK Canterbury

More than ever before, we need to ask such questions as ‘who are we’ and ‘where do we belong’? Sociology offers a critical understanding of how society works – What is the relationship between society, individuals, families, and [+]

More than ever before, we need to ask such questions as ‘who are we’ and ‘where do we belong’? Sociology offers a critical understanding of how society works – What is the relationship between society, individuals, families, and groups? What kinds of social change have occurred in the last few decades and how can these be explained? Sociologists question ‘common-sense’ assertions about social life in contemporary society and challenge you to ‘look behind’ these assumptions in light of available research evidence We are dedicated to understanding the complex global world in which we live, and the social forces, identities and media that shape our lives. Kent is one of the best places in the country to study sociology. The Kent degree offers a rich and exciting mix of subjects and approaches and equips students with highly prized research and communications skills Sociology teaching at Kent was described by national assessors during their most recent visit as 'very impressive'. The National Student Survey 2014 reports that 85% of our graduates are in work or further study six months after graduation. The School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research has the highest national research rating available. You will be taught by some of the leading academics in the field. The Sociology group prides itself on its teaching and students in the School enjoy some of the highest rates of contact hours in the country. Still undecided? Sociology is a discipline which develops your communication and analytical skills. Graduates do well in a wide range of positions, particularly those careers that require independent thinkers with a deep understanding of the forces at work in society. In recent years, Kent sociology graduates have gone into a wide range of professions. They have become teachers, social workers or probation officers. Others have joined commercial organisations, working in marketing or human resources, or joined voluntary or charitable organisations to become field officers, administrators or campaign organisers. [-]

BA in Psychology

Campus Full time September 2015 Turkey Istanbul

The minor in psychology program equips the students with a strong base in psychology and develops a scientific understanding in a wide range of its subfields. [+]

Bachelor's Degrees in Humanities and Social Sciences. Welcome to the Psychology Program at Sabancı University The Psychology Program at Sabancı University is a thriving academic community. After two years of preparation and program development, the Psychology Major Program is starting in 2014-2015 academic year. Psychology majors earn a BA degree through the exploration of the psychological, biological, social, and cultural factors that shape human behavior. Studying Psychology at Sabancı University will not only help the students gain basic knowledge and skills in the discipline of Psychology and cognate disciplines but also to acquire researcher skills needed to contribute to that knowledge themselves. Why study with us? The program aims at producing research and teaching in high international standards. The faculty members are a group of international scholars who joined the Sabancı community from leading research universities from around the world. Their research interests span a wide range of areas, such as psychological bases for perception, intelligence, memory, language and social cognition. Students are provided with opportunities to actively take part in large-scale projects carried out by the faculty members as research assistants, and gain hands-on experience. Students and staff benefit from the rich opportunities Sabancı University offers, such as tight interdisciplinary links between faculties, state-of-the-art research facilities and infrastructure, and independent research support and funding. The minor in psychology program equips the students with a strong base in psychology and develops a scientific understanding in a wide range of its subfields. The program introduces the students to the contemporary issues and research questions that can have implications for a variety of disciplines, providing a sound formation that will prepare interested students for graduate study in psychology and cognitive science. It is also designed to meet the needs of students who recognize that an understanding and analysis of individual psychological processes is an important component of their education and overall career goals. Program Requirements may vary according to the year of first enrollment. FAQ 1. Can I take psychology courses before I declare the minor? Will the courses I took before declaration be counted towards the minor? Answer: Yes. 2. I took the psychology courses as free electives before declaring the minor. After I declare the minor, do they still count as free electives towards my major? Answer: Yes. Those courses will have double roles. They will be free electives for your major and electives for the minor program. It also means that you don’t have to do an overload of classes (take extra credits) to get a minor. 3. Is there any fee to apply for the psychology minor? Answer: No, there is no fee for application or any additional fee in the annual tuition. 4. Would the courses I withdrew from (W courses) prevent me from applying to the minor? Answer: No, only a fail grade (F) will restrict your application. 5. Will there be a special quota for the minor students when we sign up for courses? Answer: Currently, there is no special quota. Please talk to the instructor of the course if you are not able to add the required minor course. 6. My GPA is below 3.00. Can I still apply? Answer: The cumulative and semester GPA must be at least 3.00 at the time of application. However, you can still take psychology classes, and if you improve your GPA, you will be able to apply for the psychology minor. 7. If I decide to do the minor, does it mean that I need to take 6 extra courses (in addition to my major courses) in order to graduate? Answer: No, please refer to answer 2 above. The minor courses will act as elective courses for your major. 8. What is the latest semester when I can declare psychology minor? Answer: YOK’s requirement is that students can apply for the Minor Honors Programs as early as the beginning of the term in which they declare their major and until the beginning of the sixth term they’re registering. 9. Can I apply for graduate (masters or PhD) programs in psychology after getting the minor? Answer: Yes. You will certainly be qualified to apply. Having a psychology minor would make your application stronger. 10. How can I benefit from having psychology minor if I am not pursuing a psychology career? Answer: Psychology is the general field that is concerned with human nature, behavior and cognition, which has a lot of intersections with other fields. It covers various topics related to visual arts (e.g., perception of arts, aesthetic preferences, visual cognition), cultural studies and sociology (e.g., social behaviors, group dynamics, identity), economics and political science (e.g., risky decision making, negotiation, political attitudes), management and marketing (e.g., organizational behavior, leadership, categorization), computer and natural sciences (e.g., cognition, artificial intelligence, neuropsychology) and etc. You will also get training in behavioral research methods, which is a major asset in a range of professional fields. 11. Will the knowledge of psychology help me in my personal life? Answer: Certainly, the knowledge of psychology will stimulate your curiosity why people behave as they do and provide you with a better awareness of yourself and people around you, which can transform your everyday life. [-]

Bachelor in English and Translation

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 Saudi Arabia Jeddah

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The program in English and Translation is designed to provide students with a high level of communication skills, a scientific knowledge of the English language, a through training in translation, and the capacity for appreciating and analyzing literature. It also endows the learner with various skills essential for teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL). To achieve its goals, the program offers a variety of courses in language, translation, and literature. MISSION The Department of English & Translation seeks to provide high-quality education at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We are committed to teaching and learning in a diverse and interdisciplinary environment, in which constructive dialogue is of primary importance. Our graduates in English & Translation will excel in creative and critical thinking, global communication, personal integrity, and civic responsibility. Our scholarly agenda prioritizes innovation for the benefit of higher education and community in the region and beyond. VISSION The Department of English & Translation aspires to be a leading provider of internationally recognized education and a well-known centre for cutting-edge research in English and Translation. We are determined to improve the life of the local and global community through top-class education, innovative scholarship, and responsible leadership. The program in English & Translation prepares students for the following careers and opportunities: School teaching Professional translation and interpretation Employment in language-related industries such as journalism, editing, copywriting, press relations, and advertising Careers in business, government, software development, market data analysis, administration, and sales and marketing. Other professions requiring high levels of English language skills, research skills, and critical and analytical abilities. Further studies in linguistics, literature, translation, and TEFL. [-]

BSc Economics with Spanish

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 UK Canterbury

This degree programme combines elements of the single honours programme in Economics with the opportunity to study Spanish [+]

Bachelor's Degrees in Humanities and Social Sciences. This degree programme combines elements of the single honours programme in Economics with the opportunity to study Spanish. Stage 1 120 credits in total are studied Students take compulsory modules in - EC304 Principles of Economics (30 credits, Level C) (Autumn and Spring) - Mathematics for Economics and Business (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) - EC305 Mode A or EC306 Mode B - EC309 Statistics for Economics and Business (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) - EC314 Data Analysis for Economists (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) Plus the relevant language module (30 credits) from the following: - LS300 Learning Spanish 3 (Post A-Level) (30 credits, Level C) (Autumn and Spring) - LS302 Intensive Learning Spanish 1 (Beginners) (30 credits, Level C) (Autumn and Spring) plus 15 credits in Spring term from the list of 'Wild Modules' available. The following are recommended, but not compulsory: - EC312 Strategy and Games (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) - EC315 Professional Economics (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) Stage 2 120 credits in total are studied The following modules are compulsory: - EC500 Microeconomics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - EC502 Macroeconomics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - EC511 Quantitative Economics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - LS504 Learning Spanish 3B (Post A-Level) (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) or - LS505 Learning Spanish 4 (Advanced 1) (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) Please ensure that your Stage 2 and 3 choices are taken at H and I level with at least 90 credits at Level H. Stage 3 120 credits in total are studied The following module is compulsory: - LS506 Learning Spanish 5 (30 credits, Level H) (Autumn) plus 90 further credits from the modules in the Economics Options List. Students must take an equal number of credits in the Autumn and Spring terms. Please ensure that your Stage 2 and 3 choices are taken at H and I level, with at least 90 credits at Level H. [-]

Bachelor Music In Childhood

Campus Part time 3 years October 2015 Germany Lüneburg

You are governess or tutor and want to continue their education in music or studying music? The University of Lüneburg offers you the opportunity! Connect a Music Education degree with [+]

You are governess or tutor and want to continue their education in music or studying music? The University of Lüneburg offers you the opportunity! Connect a Music Education degree with a Bachelor "Music in Childhood" and stay during this period are still working. Music is one of the most important elements of education for girls and boys. She accompanied the process of taking in life and to create aesthetic world approaches. Therefore, educators benefit greatly from a basic music education training that is specifically geared to their field of work. Acquire skills in music and in the musical work with children. The Bachelor music in childhood educators opened new areas of expertise and career prospects. The program is designed so that some substantial parts of the educator training will be credited to the study equivalent to two semesters. This allows you to complete the Music Education degree part-time in just six semesters. MUSIC EDUCATION-TEACHING PROFESSION IN EVERYDAY INTEGRATE As a student, or a student of the Bachelor music in childhood, you are mostly concerned with the following priorities: Acquisition of skills and repertoire expansion in the important fields of music education, such as playing an instrument, singing, movement Music theory, harmony, music aesthetics, music history, Instrumentenkunde Music Education Music of the World, Music and Migration Acquisition of transferable skills Project Study - Integration of teaching content in their daily work WHO IS THE BACHELOR IN CHILDHOOD MUSIC SUITABLE? The Music Education degree program is aimed at nationally recognized educators who have at least three years of professional experience. What is special with a Bachelor music in childhood, you can study music without school. The Bachelor University of Lüneburg is an internationally recognized university degree and qualified for. B. for the classification in the elevated service at public employment supports. MUSIC EDUCATION PROGRAMME AT THE WEEKEND To study the Bachelor Part time means that the class lectures take place on weekends and the content of teaching in phases of self-study (by editing learning materials such as books, scripts, e-learning content) and learning prepare and follow up on the job. The relatively low number of days of attendance allows you to stay in employment throughout the course. We recommend a part-time job in order to optimally combine work and study together and to ensure a successful outcome within the standard period of study. [-]

American University Studies / Courses in Norway

Campus Full time 1 year Norway

Our college offers students 30 credits (one year – equivalent to 60 “studiepoeng” in the Norwegian system) in the American university system as part of a US Bachelor’s Degree. ACN’s cooperative partners [+]

American University Studies / Courses in Norway

Our college offers students 30 credits (one year – equivalent to 60 “studiepoeng” in the Norwegian system) in the American university system as part of a US Bachelor’s Degree. ACN’s cooperative partners are the University of North Dakota (UND) in Grand Forks, North Dakota, West Chester University (WCU) in West Chester, Pennsylvania and Adelphi University (AU) in Garden City, New York. ACN students who successfully complete the ACN program are guaranteed admission. In addition, with the credits gained from ACN, students can choose to apply to the university of their choice in the US.

When students successfully complete our sophomore level courses at ACN, they can be eligible for transfer to UND, WCU or AU as a Junior (third year) student. While at ACN they gain an excellent understanding of the American university system, build a network of student and faculty contacts (both Norwegian and American) and can then make a smooth transition into the university system. ACN helps students with practical and bureaucratic details so they can concentrate more on their studies and their transition will be smooth. The close cooperation with these universities enables ACN to host American professors each semester.... [-]


BA European History Hons.

Campus Full time September 2015 UK Canterbury

The European History programme is virtually identical in structure, content and flexibility to our History BA programme, with the notable exception of a year abroad in a European [+]

The European History programme is virtually identical in structure, content and flexibility to our History BA programme, with the notable exception of a year abroad in a European partner institution. As a four-year programme, students will spend their first and second year in Canterbury and their third year with one of our partner instutitions in France or Germany, before returning to Canterbury for their final year. As teaching in the year abroad will be in the native language, it is a requirement that students applying to this course have a strong grounding in a relevant, modern European language. All of our modules are rooted in the research interests of our academics, so are equally wide ranging. More than 70 undergraduate history modules invite you to study subjects as diverse as the crusades to the Cold War; from the impact of science on 19th century culture to the totalitarian regimes of Stalin's Russia and Hitler's Third Reich; from Anglo-Saxon England to the French revolution. Our programmes are carefully crafted to allow undergraduates to tailor their degree to their own interests. As such, we only have one first-year core module: Making History, which aims to ease the progression from further education by providing an essential grounding in the disciplines and skills required for historical study. The first year also provides an ideal opportunity for students to experiment with different areas of academic study. Students are encouraged to investigate areas of history they have not studied before, in order to enable them to make informed decisions regarding second and third-year study options, leading in to their dissertation. Entry Requirements - A levels - ABB at A-Level - and a minimum of a B in A level History, if taken. - A minimum language qualification of GCSE French or German grade B. IB - 33 points overall or 16/17 points at Higher Level; - 5 in Higher Level history or 6 in Standard Level history (where taken) [-]

BA Law and Sociology Hons

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2015 UK Canterbury + 1 more

This degree offers you the opportunity to study the closely related disciplines of Law and Sociology in a three-year programme, with a pathway enabling you to obtain to Qualifying Law Degree (giving you the ability to progress to the next [+]

Bachelor's Degrees in Humanities and Social Sciences. This degree offers you the opportunity to study the closely related disciplines of Law and Sociology in a three-year programme, with a pathway enabling you to obtain to Qualifying Law Degree (giving you the ability to progress to the next stage of legal training in England and Wales). Covering the foundations of law alongside compulsory and optional modules in Sociology (taught by our outstanding School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Research), you develop an understanding of the law, taught from a critical perspective which allows you to engage in informed debate about contemporary legal issues, and a sophisticated understanding of the complex global world in which we live, and the social forces, identities and media that shape our lives. Kent Law School is recognised as one of the leading law schools in the UK. It has an international reputation both for its world-leading research and for the high quality, innovative, critical and socio-legal education that it provides. Independent rankings In the National Student Survey 2013 96% of Kent Law students were satisfied with the overall quality of their course. Kent Law School is ranked 10th nationally in The Times Good University Guide 2014. In the National Student Survey 2013, 95% of Sociology students were satisfied with the quality of their course. And in The Complete University Guide 2014, Sociology research was rated 2nd in the UK. [-]

Bachelor of Communication (Hons)

Campus Full time 3 years August 2015 Malaysia Selangor + 1 more

This programme will train students to analyse corporate communication issues from the academic and practical perspectives and train students to communicate effectively in the business world, be it local and global. [+]

Bachelor of Communication (Hons) Corporate Communication Professional Recognition: Malaysia Qualification Agency (MQA) Intake: January / June / Sept/Dec Duration: 3 Years Fees: RM 33,050.00 Overview The programme aims to create well-rounded corporate executives with professional ethics and social skills that are of value to future employers, particularly in the area of communication, corporate social responsibility, investor relations, diplomacy, public relations, integrated marketing, and publicity and event management.The course provides students with a framework for understanding communication theories and processes in an organisational context. Key research, communication and media-handing skills are taught to enable students to handle challenging real-world projects from communication to delivery and subsequent evaluation. This programme will train students to analyse corporate communication issues from the academic and practical perspectives and train students to communicate effectively in the business world, be it local and global. Apart from this, students will be exposed to communication management and creative problem-solving strategies. Students will also be able to understand the role of ICT in corporate communication and use ICT to address corporate communication issues. Students will also be introduced to the concepts and principles of human behaviour, marketing, advertising, public relations, journalism, the media, management, design, and information technology. The lifelong learning skills provided by the programme enable the students to critically, objectively and analytically address complex problems or issues so as to work independently and manage time effectively. The aims, objectives and learning outcomes are made known to the students via briefing and brochure distribution during orientation week. Internally, brochures of the programme were distributed to the lecturers, and a poster will be posted on the notice board. The information is also posted in the faculty's website. Entry Requirements Pass Sijil Tinngi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) with minimum TWO (2) principals excluding Malaysian Studies, OR Pre-University program or its equivalent with minumum CGPA of 2.00, OR Related Diploma from recognized institutions with minumum CGPA of 2.00, AND A credit in Bahasa Malaysia at SPM level. Career Opportunity Employer: Ministry of Information Job Designation: Corporate Communication Officer, Public Relations Officer Employer: Government and IPTA/IPTS Job Designation: Corporate Communication Officer, Public Relations Officer, Diplomatic and Administrative Officer, Administrative Officer, Tutor, Lecturer, Research Officer Employer: Private Sectors Job Designation: Corporate Communication Officer, Public Relations Officer,Publicity and Event Officer/Manager, Marketing and Promotion Officer/Manager. Expected Salary Public Sector: Basis starting monthly salary is around RM 1,650; plus allowances (such as housing and entertainment) the total can amount to around RM 2,300. Private Sector: The amount of basic starting monthly salary can vary from the above amount. However, the total amount of monthly salary earned (inclusive of allowances) is subject to negotiation and which can be higher than that earned in the public sector. Journalism Professional Recognition: Malaysia Qualification Agency (MQA) Intake: January / June / Sept/Dec Duration: 3 Years Fees: RM 34,050.00 Overview The programme aims to create well-rounded journalists with professional ethics and social skills that are of value to future employers, particularly in the area of media, communication, diplomacy, public relations and publicity. The course provides students with a framework for understanding journalism in a social platform. Key research, communication and media-handling skills are taught to enable students to handle the challenging world of journalism and the media industry. This programme will train students to analyse journalism issues and techniques from the academic and practical perspective and train students to be an effective media specialist in the world of information, local or globally. Apart from this, students will be exposed to communication management and creative problem-solving strategies. Students will also be able to understand the role of ICT in journalism and use ICT to address journalism issues. Entry Requirements Pass Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) with minimum TWO (2) principals excluding Malaysian Studies, Pre-University, Foundation programme or its equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.00, Related Diploma from recognised institutions with minimum CGPA of 2.00, A credit in Bahasa Malaysia at SPM level. Career Opportunity Employer:Private Sector / Media Organisations Designation:Journalist, Photographer, Producer, Sub-editor, Online Media,Blogger, Content Developer, Media Freelance, Media Officer, Corporate Communication Officer, Publicity and Event Officer/Manager, Marketing and Promotion Officer/Manager, Advertising Executive, Designer, Copywriter, TV & Radio Host, Newscaster, DJ and others. Employer: Government and IPTA/IPTS Designation: Tutor, Public Relations Officer, Diplomatic and Administrative Officer, Administrative Officer, Lecturer, Research Officer and others. Expected Salary Public Sector: Basis starting monthly salary is around RM 1,650; plus allowances (such as housing and entertainment) the total can amount to around RM 2,300. Private Sector: The amount of basic starting monthly salary can vary from the above amount. However, the total amount of monthly salary earned (inclusive of allowances) is subject to negotiation and which can be higher than that earned in the public sector. [-]

BA in Digital Media

Campus Full time 2 years September 2015 Hong Kong Kowloon

This programme adopts the motto of “content is king” wherein “idea will always lead execution”. It trains content designers by giving them the necessary tools to compete in the world of digital media and digital entertainment. [+]

Bachelor's Degrees in Humanities and Social Sciences. This programme adopts the motto of “content is king” wherein “idea will always lead execution”. It trains content designers by giving them the necessary tools to compete in the world of digital media and digital entertainment. Given intellectual property is a significant source for economic growth, having that winning idea means a chance of being placed in a commanding position. Aims and objectives The programme aims to produce idea driven content designers regardless of their disciplines. It rights the paradigm of confusing creativity based on ideas with fabrication based on technical know-how. With this in mind, students are also taught the necessary technical, entrepreneurial and analytical skills in order to become self-learning and self-enabling for the successful execution a given creative idea. Characteristics We facilitate personal growth in students through self-discovery, self-discipline, self-analysis and self-learning. We encourage independent thinking, successful positioning and inventive creation through contextual awareness, imagination, collaboration and knowledge application. [-]