MSc Multimedia Journalism

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Master of Science (Multimedia Journalism)

The aim of the programme is to enhance the students’ knowledge and comprehension, and skills in both multimedia journalism and its management disciplines in order for them to create synergy between these two which can then be applied in their daily practices. 

The objectives of the MSc. Multimedia Journalism are as follows:

  1. to produce graduates with an in-depth knowledge in multimedia journalism who are competent to conduct independent and systematic research;
  2. to produce excellent and distinguished graduates with a focus on multimedia journalism approach; and
  3. to produce graduates who have acquired an understanding of competent multimedia management and its development, including all changes and dynamics of the field.


Currently, Master of Science (Multimedia Journalism) is offered in coursework mode.

Coordinator: 

Dr. Sabrina Mohd Rashid
Tel: +604-928 5815
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PROGRAMME STRUCTURE- (A) Coursework

The Master of Science (Multimedia Journalism) by coursework is a 40-credit-hour programme which comprises of the following:

COMPULSORY COURSES (13 CREDIT HOURS)
SMMJ5013 Multimedia Journalism Theory and Management
SMMJ5023 Advanced Writing for Multimedia Journalism
SMMJ5043 Multimedia Newsroom Management
SMMJ5064 Online Journalism Research Methods
   
CORE COURSES (6 CREDIT HOURS)
SMMJ5033 Advanced Video Journalism
SMMJ5053 Advanced Online Journalism
   
ELECTIVE COURSES (9 CREDIT HOURS)
Choose any THREE (3) courses from the list below:
 
SCCG5423 Media Ethics and Law
SCCG5433 Broadcast Journalism
SMMJ5063 Internet and Democracy
SCCG5453 Seminar in Media and Journalism
   
RESEARCH PROJECT (12 CREDIT HOURS)
SMJZ69912 Project Paper

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School of Multimedia Technology and Communication (SMMTC),
UUM College of Arts and Sciences,
Univeristi Utara Malaysia,
06010 UUM Sintok,
Kedah Darul Aman, Malaysia

  • Phone:?+604 928 5800 /5801 / 5802 / 5803

  • fax:?+604 928 5804

  • email:?mmtc@uum.edu.my

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