Major Selection Briefing was held on 1 March 2016, at the Shooting Studio, School of Communication, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). The briefing which was attended by 123 first year students was held with the intention of providing students with necessary information pertaining to the three majors offered by the School of Communication, namely Journalism, Persuasive Communication and Film and Broadcasting.
Students were briefed thoroughly on each major by very experienced lecturers, YBhg. Datin Kamaliah Siarap, Dr. Mahyuddin Ahmad and Puan Wang Lay Kim. At the end of the briefing session, students were given the major selection form, to enable them to choose major according to their own interests and inclinations.