The CNM Undergraduate Programme has a very horizontal and flexible curriculum that facilitates creative combinations and course tailoring that fits student needs.
Students wishing to major in CNM are required to complete the following CORE Modules.
(*) Required for students who are planning to do their Honours.
offers a course of study in public relations with emphasis on the use of new media in organisations' strategic communications.
Interactive Media Design
emphasises production and theory, with a focus on interactive media and a strong studio / project component that leads to a design portfolio.
analyses the social, cultural, political and economic dimensions of media, using a broad range of theoretical frameworks, with a focus on new media
|NM2201 Intercultural Communication||NM2212 Visual Design (NEW!)||NM2101 Theories of Communications and New Media|
|NM2203 Social Media in Communication Management (NEW!)||NM2213 Human-Computer Interaction Design (NEW!)||NM2209 Social Psychology of New Media|
|NM2219 Principles of Communication Management||NM2216 User Centred Design||NM2301 Persuasive Communication: Theory and Application (NEW!)|
|NM2220 Introduction to Media Writing||NM3205 Digital Culture and Art (NEW!)||NM2302 Mobility and New Media (NEW!)|
|NM3211 News Reporting and Editing||NM3209 Creating Interactive Media (NEW!)||NM3202 Governance and New Media|
|NM3214 New Media and Science Communication||NM3213 Digital Humanities (NEW!)||NM3203 Copyright and New Media|
|NM3215 Advertising Strategies||NM3216 Game Design||NM3204 E-Learning|
|NM3217 Design for Strategic Communications||NM3221 Mobile Interaction Design||NM3207 Philosophy in Communications and New Media (NEW!)|
|NM3219 Writing for Communication Management||NM3222 Interactive Storytelling||NM3210 Cybercrime and Society|
|NM3232 Strategic Communication: Concepts (NEW!)||NM3223 Digital and Interactive Collage||NM3224 Culture Industries|
|NM3233 Strategic Communication: Applications (NEW!)||NM3226 Location-Based Interactive Experiences||NM4102 Advanced Communications & New Media Research|
|NM3234 Leadership, Organisations and New Media (NEW!)||NM3227 Critical Game Design||NM4202 Transnational Information Producers|
|NM3235 Corporate Social Responsibility: Research and Practice||NM3228 Interactive Sequential Art||NM4203 Infocomm Technology Policy|
|NM3236 Ethics in Communication Management (NEW!)||NM3229 Data Visualization||NM4204 Ethical Issues in Emergent Technologies|
|NM3237 Health Communication||NM3231 Physical Interaction Design||NM4206 Media and Communications Regulation|
|NM4206 Media and Communications Regulation||NM4209 Advanced Game Design||NM4212 Media and Representation|
|NM4207 Managing Communication Campaigns||NM4210 User Experience Design||NM4213 Digital Economies|
|NM4208 Designing for an Integrated Communications Environment||NM4224 Sound and Interaction||NM4218 Knowledge Mgmt: Approaches & Critique|
|NM4211 Online Journalism||NM4225 Design Fiction||NM4223 New Media and Organizations|
|NM4217 Advance Communication Campaigns||NM4226 HCI and Interactive Arts/Entertainment Design||NM4229 Cultural Communication and Creative Expression (NEW!)|
|NM4219 New Media in Health Communication (NEW!)||NM4227 Playable Art||NM4881A Topics in Media Studies: Social Media|
|NM4221 Writing for Health Communication and New Media||NM5209 Interactive Media Arts||NM4883B Ethnomethodology for New Media (NEW!)|
|NM4228 Crisis Communication (NEW!)||NM5210 Interactive Media Design Research||NM5201 State and Civil Society in the Information Age|
|NM5212 Theories Of Public Relations||NM5214 Interactive Media to Support Participation||NM5204 Computer-Mediated Environments|
|NM5216 Culture, Communication & Health||NM5215 Design Knowledge for Interactive Media||NM5205 Cognition and Media|
|NM5217 Designing for Prosocial Behavior (NEW!)||NM5207 ICTs and Development|
NM3550 Communications & New Media Internship & INM3550 Extended Internship
NM4401 Honours Thesis
NM4660 Independent Study (Undergraduate)
NM5660 Independent Study (Graduate)