Master of Mass Communication


Programme Structure

The MMC programme commences each year in early August and is available in both full-time and part-time. Students are required to complete 30 Academic Units (AU) to be awarded the degree within their candidature period.

Students have two options of study:

  • Coursework and Dissertation
    In this option, students take 3 core courses, 5 electives and an individual project on which the student must submit a dissertation. Student may require additional semesters for completion of their project.
  • Coursework Only
    In this option, students take 3 core courses and 7 elective courses.

Each module carries 3 Academic Units (AU) whilr Dissertation carries 6 AUs. Students may graduate after completing the programme requirement from either option of study.


Candidates may apply either for full-time or part-time. To be awarded the degree, students will need to complete their programme requirement within their candidature period.