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BCom Communication Studies

 Course Level
Bachelors / UG
 Type
Full Time

 Duration
4 Years
 Start month
August

 Tuition fee

International
17100 SGD
National
8050 SGD

Application fee

International 30 SGD
National 10 SGD
Department
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
Scores accepted
IELTS (min)7
TOEFL-IBT (min)100
SAT (avg)600

About this course

The Bachelor of Communication Studies is a 4 year programme for undergraduates interested in majoring in Journalism, Advertising, Public Relations, Broadcast and Cinema Studies, Communications Research, Interdisciplinary and Information Analytics.

Students take core courses and some breadth courses in Year 1. In Year 2, they select electives in tracks they wish to specialise in. In semester 2 of year 2, students can choose to go on overseas exchange, and some electives can be taken in their partner universities as well. 

 

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Eligibility Criteria

Applicants with qualifications as deemed fit by the university (based on their online application) may be required to sit for an NTU Entrance Examination before a final decision on admission can be made. 

Prerequisites for this course include: A good grade in General Paper/English at Senior High School Level / IB Standard Level and Additional Mathematics at Junior High School Level / Mathematics at IB Standard Level.

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Course Modules

Core

 

  • CS2005 – Speech and Argumentation (3 AUs)
  • CS2006 – Theories of Visual Communication and Their Application (3 AUs)
  • CS2400 - Foundation of Information Analytics (3 AUs)
  • CS4103 – Professional Internship (14 AUs)
  • CS4004 – Final Year Project (12 AUs)

 

Prescribed Electives (35 AUs)

These depend on the major track taken by the student, the various tracks are:

  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Journalism
  • Broadcast and Cinema Studies
  • Communication Research and Info Analytics

 

GER-Core (35 AUs)

 

  • CS0201 – Foundations of Communication Studies
  • CS0204 – Basic Media Writing
  • CS0209 – Media Law, Ethics and Policy
  • HY0001 – Ethics and Moral Reasoning
  • GC0001 – Sustainability
  • ET0001 – Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • ML0001 – Absolute Basic for Career
  • ML0002 – Career Power Up!

 

GER-Prescribed Electives (6 AUs) (Liberal Studies + Science, Technology and Society)

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How to Apply

Application to undergraduate programmes is done online at home or anywhere else the student prefers. There is no hard-copy application form. The student receives a confirmation email with their application number after they have successfully submitted the application form.

The student must click on the appropriate link showing your qualification to submit an application. Only one electronic application form corresponds to your high school qualification can be submitted.

The applicant is required to submit the required supporting documents by the deadline to complete your application:

  • Passport particulars page. 
  • High school results slip/certificate/Diploma
  • Secondary school results slip or certificate
  • University academic transcripts (for current or former university student only)
  • TOEFL, SAT, IELTS or PTE Academic or ACT with Writing (if applicable)
  • International Olympiad Award Certificate (if applicable)

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