Degree : Sarjana Sosial (Bachelor of Social Science)
Campus Location : Depok Campus
Lecture Schedule : Morning/Daytime
Length of Study : 8 Semesters
Accreditation : A
Communication studies offers knowledge in information interaction and transfer process that occurs between two parties. In the process of communication, there is a medium of communication which is also studied as part of the communication area. The object of communication may deal with public opinion, ideas and business interest.
Universitas Indonesia’s Communication Studies is recognized as the best communication studies in Indonesia based on a survey conducted by the Data Research and Analysis Center of a leading Indonesian magazine. The bachelor degree in Communication Studies encompasses study in media and mass communication, from theoretical comprehension to practical skills. Students will be equipped with relevant knowledge and skills on audio visual and printed media such as radio and television broadcasting, journalism and advertising. Besides, students will also study the underpinning knowledge in communication such as media ethics, media regulations and media relations.
There are four specific study programs that students can choose from in the area of communication studies: journalism, mass communication, public relation and advertising. To support academic activities, several laboratories consisting of audiovisual, radio, multimedia and photography laboratories are available.
Graduates with skills in communication can work at mass-media companies, advertising and media placement agency and photography. Possible jobs are as journalist, news-anchor, reporter, photographer and audio visual as well as printed commercial designer.