What will I learn?

This Diploma in Media and Communications course is designed to immerse students in the world of mass communications and journalism. Students will learn to apply concepts and practical knowledge on mass communications.

As a benefit, students automatically become members of the Student Chapter of Institute of Public Relations of Singapore (IPRS). Student members get to experience industry visits and IPRS hosted events on an annual basis.

Upon completion of this course, students can further their degree studies with our partner universities (subject to the university’s entry requirements).

Potential Career Potentials

Graduates may choose to pursue a future (but not limited to) in these departments/industries:

  • Advertising, Public Relations & Corporate Communication
  • Civil Service
  • Digital Marketing
  • Multimedia & Digital Animation
  • Screenwriting, Copywriting and Publications Services
  • TV & Radio
  • User Interface (UI) & User Experience (UX) Design


  • Academic Reading and Writing 2
  • Mass Communications
  • Written and Speech Communication
  • Principles of Journalism
  • Management
  • Marketing Communications
  • Business Ethics

Elective Path 1

  • Sound and Radio Production
  • Television and Film Production

Elective Path 2

  • Radio News Writing
  • Television News Writing

Elective Path 3 (Available from July 2021 intake)

  • Storytelling with Social Media**
  • Editing and Publishing for Social Media**

The delivery of modules is subject to change and may not follow the sequence as shown above.

Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate and progress to our Degree programmes, students have to:

  • complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure
  • fulfil attendance requirement

Which department am I in?

School of Business and Management

Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (12 months)

Tuition fees
SG$11,556.00 (6,31,131) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

October 2021


PSB Academy

City Campus,

Marina Square, 6 Raffles Blvd, #03-200,

039594, Singapore

Entry requirements

For international students

Completed High School / Higher Secondary School Certificates from respective international countries or equivalent. For more details, please visit the institution website.

  • 1 GCE ‘O’ level English (grade 1 to 6) or equivalent; OR
  • IELTS score of 5.5; OR
  • PSB Academy’s Certificate in English Proficiency programme; OR
  • PSB Academy English Proficiency Test; OR
  • An equivalent English language qualification


About PSB Academy

PSB Academy offers industry-focused study options through its partnerships with international AACSB-accredited business schools and universities.

  • Based out of two campuses in Singapore
  • Trains students to be industry ready
  • Faculty includes researchers from top global universities
  • 8/10 graduates were employed within six months