The Department of Communication currently offers broad-based curricula leading to Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degrees covering various areas of communication studies (communication theory, intercultural communication, organizational communication, communication skills); vocationally-oriented public communication (public relations, advertising, event planning); media studies and journalism (journalism writing and publication, mass media, new media, digital culture); creative industries (video production, photography, animation); and cultural studies (cultural and critical theory, cinema, popular culture).
We have a diverse student body drawn from Macao, Mainland China, and other parts of the world. Our students also have access to a new Creative Media Lab featuring up-to-date technology and staff with expertise in video production, film making and photography. We also have highly successful postgraduate programs at MA and PhD levels.
In terms of research, our academic staff have expertise, and work and publish, in a wide range of areas, including: communication, creative and cultural industries, cultural studies, digital culture, ethnography, film, gender studies, health studies, journalism, linguistics, media studies, new media, public relations, quantitative methodology, sociology, sport, urban studies and visual culture.