The School of Communication offers two bachelor’s degree programmes at the moment, including Bachelor of Journalism and Communication (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Convergent Media and Communication Technology. To meet the growing demand for professionals in Business Journalism and Corporate Communication, the School offers a Bachelor of Journalism and Communication (Honours) (BJC) programme which provides students with not only specialised knowledge and training in journalism and communication with a business-orientation, but also a broad-based general education to help develop the various aspects of their lives.
With the rapid advancement in information and communication technology and the emergence of new media, the process of media convergence is constantly reshaping the way we live and work. Our Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Convergent Media and Communication Technology (CMCT) is a programme which combines the basic principles of communication with knowledge of the latest network technology so that our graduates will be able to work effectively in the evolving new media environment.
The School of Communication has invested heavily in many state-of-the-art facilities to give students plenty of hands-on experience. They include SCOM TV Studio, TV Lab, Radio Broadcasting Studio, Radio Broadcast Training Centre, Multimedia Training Centre, Non-linear Editing Room and Media and Communication Lab. We have renowned international scholars as well as seasoned media professionals on our faculty. Our aim is to provide our students with not just knowledge and skills but to develop their creative and critical thinking, life-long learning abilities, and an international outlook as well so that they can become competent professionals and leaders in their industry.