Programme Overview

Qualification
BSc (Hons)
Provider
Singapore Institute of Technology
Duration
3 years
Total credits
180
Application period
Closed for 2021. Application opens in Jan to Mar 2022.
Next intake
Campus location

The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Digital Communications and Integrated Media is a three-year direct honours degree programme that prepares students for a career in Communications and Media sectors.

Graduates will be able to work in a wide variety of fields, leveraging on skills gained in three core areas — Digital Web Analytics, Integrated Media Management and Digital Media Production.

Curriculum Highlights
  • Digital Innovations for Integrated Media
  • Marketing Communications in the Digital World  Producing 'Reality' — Documentary Production Social Media Analytics
  • Strategic and Public Communications 
  • Eight-month Integrated Work Study Programme
Career Opportunities

 Graduates can look forward to careers in these areas:

  • Digital Strategy
  • Data Analytics
  • Corporate Communications
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising

Integrated Work Study Programme

Integrated Work Study Programme provides students with the opportunity to undertake real work. Held over the span of eight to 12 months, it is designed to be more in-depth than a traditional internship. You will gain real work experience and apply the theories you learn in class with actual practice.

Career Options

Graduates can look forward to working in, but not limited to, the following occupational fields:

  • Digital Strategy
  • Data Analytics
  • Corporate Communications
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising

Eligibility and Exemption

Diploma holders from any of the five local polytechnics, A level / NUS High School Diploma / IB Diploma graduates are welcome to apply.

Subject to approval, diploma holders may apply for appropriate module exemptions on a voluntary basis. SIT will deliberate the exemption requests based on educational considerations.

Qualification

English Subject

Minimum Grade Required

GCE O Level

English as First Language

B4

International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Module)

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

7.5 for all components (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking)

Polytechnic Foundation Programme (PFP)

English Modules

B

GCE A Level

General Paper/Knowledge & Inquiry

C

International Baccalaureate (IB)

SL ‘English A: Language & Literature’ OR
SL ‘Literature & Performance’

5

NUS High School Diploma

EL4101 or higher (EL5101, 6103) modules

C

Please refer here for additional requirements.

Fees and Finances

Subsidised fees per credit
$125.00
Total credit
180
Tuition fees: $22,500.00 for SG Citizens / $96,878.00 Non-subsidised fees.
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Subsidised fees per credit
$262.00
Total credit
180
Tuition fees: $47,160.00 for Permanent Resident / $96,878.00 Non-subsidised fees.
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Subsidised fees per credit
$353.10
Total credit
180
Tuition fees: $63,558.00 for International Student / $96,878.00 Non-subsidised fees.
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  • Tuition fees shown are the total cost for completion of studies, based on the minimum credits required to graduate.
  • Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents fees are exclusive of GST and subsidised by the Ministry of Education.
  • International Students and Non-Subsidised fees are inclusive of 7% GST.

Industry Advisory Committee


The members of the Industry Advisory Committee for this programme are:

Mr Howie Lau
Managing Director, Corporate Development & Partnerships
NCS Group
Ms Rowena Bhagchandani
Chief Executive Officer/Co-Founder
BLK J Pte Ltd
Mr Glen Franics
Chief Technology Officer
Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Mr Ryan Lim
Founder and Principal Consultant 
QED Consulting
Ms Hui-E Seeto
Head
Marketing, Digital Media Solutions, Business and Enterprises, APAC Adobe
Mr Parminder Singh
Chief Commercial and Digital Officer
Mediacorp Pte Ltd
Mr Andrew David Jonathan Spink
Former Chief Executive Officer
HBO Asia 

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