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Miriam College is a premier women's college in the Philippines. Founded in 1924, Miriam College offers programs at the basic, tertiary, post-graduate and adult education levels.

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Bachelor of Arts in Communication

The Bachelor of Arts in Communication program immerses you in the multi-faceted world of communication through a diverse and dynamic curriculum. This is the foundation that will prepare you to become industry leaders, change agents, artists, and esteemed practitioners capable of profound impact in the field of communications.

Why take up Communication at MC?

  • Immerses students in the modern study of media production and management, creative advertising, public relations, marketing, and information and communication technology
  • Teaches theoretically-grounded subjects (such as Theories of Communication and Communication Research) that will give the necessary concepts to frame effective communication materials and to analyze various communication platforms and content that can impact individuals and society
  • Exposes students to real-world work environment
  • Involves students in marketing research to conceptualizing advertisements, planning a script to producing the actual story, and lay-outing to editing emphasizing on the power of the message in every output
  • Prepares students to understand that communication serves a higher purpose and that it must benefit communities and society.
  • Provides faculty as mentors to prepare students to be competent at work

What Will I Study?

Below are some of the topics and core courses that you will take as a Communication student:

Our digital media production (DMP) track is focused on four key production electives: Digital Imaging, Digital Filmmaking, Digital Sound Production, and Web Design.
Our production classes cover the diverse communication and media industry. We will equip you with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills in Theater Arts, Journalism, Radio Production, Television Production, Filmmaking, Public Relations, And Advertising.
The very foundation of expertise is starting with the basics. The subjects Introduction to Communication, Theories of Communication, Introduction to Communication Research, and Research Writing courses, we will teach you the nuances of interpersonal, group, mass, and computer-mediated communication.
You will be exposed to the social significance of communication through our Communication and Society, Gender and Communication, Media Law and Ethics, and Communication for Development courses
  • Total Program Units: 178 units
    General Education: 97
    Major Courses: 81

  • Standard Completion Time: 4 years

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CHED Center for Excellence

The Department of Communication is designated as a Center for Development by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). More Information >

Accreditation

This program has Level III accreditation from the Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges, and Universities (PAASCU). More Information >

Career Paths

 

Because we have a generalist curriculum, a freshman who could be unsure about their future communication-related careers might just find their passions in life. Depending on your interest, there are a number of industries where you can find your future niche:

  • TV and film production
  • Photography
  • Advertising
  • Marketing
  • Events Management

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Communication, IS students participate in exchange program in Japan

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HEU students participate in leadership and learning camp in Singapore

Three students from the Departments of Communication, International Studies, and Psychology participated in the Asian Youth Leaders Travel and Learning Camp (AYLTLC) held in Singapore last February. T...

HEU students participate in leadership and learning camp in Singapore

Three students from the Departments of Communication, International Studies, and Psychology participated in the Asian Youth Leaders Travel and Learning Camp (AYLTLC) held in Singapore last February. T...

Radio MC wins First Place in 2 categories at PODCON convention

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The BA Communication Audiovisual Communication classes under Dada Ulili and Gilbeys Sardea launched a talk series called “Working Wednesdays: Talks by Communication Professionals” on February 6, 201...

Dylan Dylanco wins Casio brand’s first ‘Design the National G-Shock’ competition

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There is undeniable eloquence in Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) spokesperson Celine Pialago. Hers is a voice unshaken by society’s many biases, and hers is a strong sense of self that she ...

Radio MC wins in annual PODCON Student Awards

Communication students from Radio MC won 3rd Place in the Best Radio Documentary category for their entry titled, “Fake News: The Past, the Present and its Consequences” at the annual PODCON Student...

Empowered: Five Pinays face the challenges of working in male-dominated industries | Manila Bulletin

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CAS celebrates COMM Week

The Department of Communication, in partnership with the Communication Society, celebrated Communication Week 2018 last March 5-9 with a theme “Coalesce: The Courage and Beauty of a Woman Communicato...

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