About Program

The Bachelor of Media and Communication program help students develop key skills in professional communication and media content creation. With strong industry connections, the program links theoretical knowledge with practical, experiential learning relevant to the ever growing areas of media and communication.
Students will also benefit from Swinburne’s partnership with Adobe which gives you free access to the Adobe Creative Cloud while studying.
Course structure
For the completion of the Bachelor of Media and Communication, students are required to complete a total of 24 units (300 credit points) consisting of:

Four [4] Core units (50 credit points)
Eight [8] Social Media Major (100 credit points)
Twelve [12] Component units (150 credit points) comprising of a/an co-major, advanced minor, minor/s and/or electives

Units of study
Core units
COM10007 Professional Communication Practice
MDA10008 Global Media Industries
JOU10007 Media Content Creation
MDA10001 Introduction to Media Studies
Social Media Major
MDA Innovation Cultures: Perspectives on Science and Technology
MDA20009 Digital Communities
MDA20025 National Media in a Globalised World
MDA20003 Networked Selves
MDA20011 Sports / Advertising / Media
MDA30017 Media Analytics and Visualisation
MDA30007 Media and Communication Project B
MDA30012 Researching Social Media Publics
Component units
Students are required to undertake 12 components units from Communication Design, Motion Design, Marketing, Management, International Business, Entrepreneurship and Digital Marketing.
Career opportunities
Graduates may seek employment in a wide range of positions such as content creator, creative industry professional, social media analyst, brand manager/strategist/consultant, communication manager, public relations manager and marketing executive.
Key Information due to COVID-19: Swinburne will continue with its fully online learning for our students. Online learning and assessments continues to be the primary mode of delivery for the majority of the learning activities.

Syarat Pendaftaran

  • English Language Proficiency
    • TOEFL : 64 (no less than 13 in reading, 12 in listening, 18 in speaking, 21 in writing)
    • IELTS : 6 (no individual band below 6.0)
    • PTE Academic : 50 (with no communicative skill score less than 50)
  • Academic Score/Qualifications
    • High School : 74 (Completion of Indonesian SMA III)
    • IB Diploma : 24 (score out of 6 subjects)


Common documents
Academic Transcript
High School Certificate
Required for final assessment of the Institution
English Proficiency Certificate

Jenjang Pendidikan

Bachelor Degree (S1)


Art, Media and Humanities

Masa Studi

Online/Distance with attendance (3 years)

Biaya Pendidikan

MYR 33,496/tahun

Intake Batas pendaftaran
Sep -
Jan -
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Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus in Malaysia is the only international branch campus of Australia’s Swinburne University of Technology, among the top 1.5% of universities worldwide and in the QS Top 50 Under 50. We are proud to be a 21st-century university at the cutting edge of technology, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

The Sarawak campus opened in Kuching, the capital city of the Malaysian state of Sarawak, in 2000. The campus is a partnership between Swinburne Australia and the Sarawak government. The campus is part of a long-term strategy by Swinburne Australia, established in 1908, to globalize its operations and provide its students with international living, working and learning opportunities.

Since it was first set up, Swinburne Sarawak has been growing rapidly. The custom-designed campus has a current student population of 4,000. Apart from Malaysia, students hail from more than 60 countries, making it a truly international university.

Only 15 minutes away from the heart of Kuching city and nestled within commercial and residential areas, the 16.5-acre campus offers Australian degrees in arts, business, computing, design, engineering, and science that are identical to those of its home campus in Australia. Also offered are postgraduate coursework and research programs at PhD and masters levels. Also included is the one-year foundation programs in business, design, information technology/multimedia, engineering and science. A range of English language proficiency programs are also available.

Students may complete their degrees entirely in Kuching or transfer to its main campus in Melbourne.

These courses are a fraction of the cost of studying in Australia and parchments are awarded by Swinburne Australia.

Applied professional emphasis and direct placements in industry are a feature of many of its undergraduate courses. The focus on practical training is an integral part of the course structure and the university is well known for producing employment-ready graduates.

Swinburne Sarawak maintains a strong technology base and important links with industry. It aspires to be a research intensive university and is developing its research capability with a focus on areas relevant to industry. With state-of-the-art facilities, it conducts research on information security, mechatronics engineering, software engineering, business as well as education and e-learning.


- Australian degree, Malaysian Cost.

- Industry-engaged learning.

- Professional recognition.

- International study options.

- Student from over 60 countries.

Biaya studi per tahun mulai dari

MYR 10,648



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