Bachelor Of Mass Communication

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Undergraduate or Graduate Level : Undergraduate Level
Duration of Program : 3 Years

About this Program

you will have focused on the growth and symbiosis of major areas of telecommunications, the role of media in a democratic society, and standards of social responsibility within journalism. You will have reviewed and assessed the main influences on the development of mass media and speculated upon their future.

Courses

Year 1
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Introduction to Computer Science MCO 1102 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Media History and Issues MCO 1201 3 Undergraduate Level
Writing for Communication MCO 1202 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 3 (Recess)
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
History of Uganda MCO 1203 4 Undergraduate Level
Year 2
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Introduction to Broadcasting MCO 2203 4 Undergraduate Level
Introduction to Photojournalism MCO 2204 4 Undergraduate Level
Advertising and Copy Layout MCO 3202 4 Undergraduate Level
Mass Communication Law MCO 2201 4 Undergraduate Level
Introduction to Public Relations MCO 2202 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Mass Media and Society MCO 2101 4 Undergraduate Level
Public Information Programs MCO 2102 4 Undergraduate Level
Research project/Dissertation MCO 2104 4 Undergraduate Level
Year 3
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Newspaper Editing MCO 3101 4 Undergraduate Level
Public Relations Services and Production MCO 3103 4 Undergraduate Level
Radio Production MCO 3104 4 Undergraduate Level
Advanced Photojournalism MCO 3105 4 Undergraduate Level
Public Speaking Skills Course MCO 3106 4 Graduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Specialized Writing MCO 3201 4 Undergraduate Level
Public Relations Cases and Strategies MCO 3203 4 Undergraduate Level
Graphics of Communication MCO 3204 4 Undergraduate Level
Public Affairs Reporting MCO 3205 4 Undergraduate Level
Television Production MCO 3206 3 Graduate Level
Contemporary Issues in Mass Communication MCO 3207 3 Graduate Level
Development Communication MCO 3208 3 Graduate Level
Media Management MCO 3209 3 Graduate Level