Hi, I want to do diploma in Performing Arts. Are there any public universities that offers this course?
There are two public universities, UKM & UM that offer this course, but only as a Masters Degree. The only universities that offer a Diploma in Performing Arts are private ones. One of them is Sunway University :
The other is Lim Kok Wing Academy:
Based on your interest in that course, you may want to consider other various specialities in the said courses. Here is a good start:
– Language Studies: http://afterschool.my/course-description/language-literature/
– Communications: http://afterschool.my/course-description/communications/
– Journalism and Broadcasting: http://afterschool.my/course-description/journalism-broadcasting/
– Advertising: http://afterschool.my/course-description/advertising/
– Public Relations: http://afterschool.my/course-description/public-relations/
These links contain description of the courses and possible career opportunities. These courses are available in Malaysia and institutions offering them are highlighted in the links above.
Career prospects for these courses depends highly on the knowledge acquired in classroom and beyond the classroom setting. You will have to develop your skills in areas such as social media management, online advertising tools, online analytical tools and more.
Performing arts, on the other hand, have limited options and require skills prior to enrolment:
– Dance: http://afterschool.my/course-description/dance/
– Drama, Theatre and Film: http://afterschool.my/course-description/theatre/
– Music: http://afterschool.my/course-description/performing-arts/
Career prospects in these fields is very subjective.
There are also humanities: http://afterschool.my/course-field/humanities/
Additionally, please consider these courses:
– Multimedia: http://afterschool.my/course-description/multimedia/
– Interior Design: http://afterschool.my/course-description/interior-design/
– Graphic Design: http://afterschool.my/course-description/graphic-design/
– Design: http://afterschool.my/course-description/design/
– Fashion Design: http://afterschool.my/course-description/fashion-design/
– Animation: http://afterschool.my/course-description/animation/
– Game Design
Career prospects for these courses are looking good and these fields are very competitive in Malaysia.