Programs

JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION, KUST 

SEMESTER I

1

ENG101

Functional English

3

2

PLS101

Political Science

3

3

JMC101

Introduction to Communication (PK)

3

4

JMC111

Introduction to Journalism (AK)

3

5

JMC121

Media History (RMS)

3

6

CS101

Computing  Techniques

3-3-4 


SEMESTER – II

S. No.

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

7

ENG102

Technical & Business Writing

3

8

ISL101

Islamiat

3

9

JMC112

Broadcast Journalism

3

10

JMC131

Journalistic Writing

3

11

JMC141

Reporting

3

12

SWS102

Introduction to Sociology

3


SEMESTER – III

S. No.

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

13

JMC232

Journalistic Language

3

14

JMC444

Developmental Reporting

3

15

JMC213

Mass Media Development

3

16

PS201

Pakistan Studies

3

17

LOG201

Introduction to Logic

3

18

JMC233

Editing and Page Making

3


SEMESTER – IV

S. No.

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

19

ENG203

Academic Reading and Writing

3

20

JMC202

Intercultural Communication

3

21

ECO201

Economics

3

22

ST201

Statistics

3

23

JMC251

Fundamentals of Public Relations

3

 SEMESTER–V

S. No.

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

24

ENG303

Communication Skills

3

25

JMC303

Theories of Communication-I (JM)

3

26

JMC352

Advertising (WK)

3

27

JMC322

Media Ethics (RM)

3

28

PSY301

Psychology

3


SEMESTER–VI

S. No.

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

29

JMC304

Theories of Communication-II (SG)

3

30

JMC314

Online Journalism (SG)

3

31

JMC305

Development Communication (WK)

3

32

JMC334

Feature Column & Editorial Writing (RM)

3

33

JMC361

National & International Affairs (PK)

3


SEMESTER–VII

S. No.

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

34

JMC471

Communication Research

3

35

JMC453

Media Management & Marketing

3

36

JMC445

Newspaper Production

3

37

JMC481

Internships

6

 

SEMESTER–VIII

S. No.

Course Code

Course Title

Credit hours

38

JMC423

Regional Press in Pakistan

3

39

JMC415a

 

JMC415b

Advance Broadcast Production (Radio)  (SZ)

OR

Advance Broadcast Production (Television) (AK)

 

3

40

JMC454

Advance Public Relations/ Advertising

3

41

JMC473

Thesis or Project

6

                                                                                                                                 Grand Total: 130 Cr. hr

 Credit Hour Description

I           TCH = Theory Contact Hours

II         LCH = Lab Contact Hours

III        CrH = Credit Hours

 

 

SCHEME OF STUDIES FOR TWO YEARS

M A JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION

 KOHAT UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, KOHAT

Semester I

S.NO

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hour

1

JMC301

Introduction to Mass Communication

(3 0 3)

2

JMC351

Media Law, Ethics and Literacy

(2 0 2)

3

JMC311

Communication Theories-I

(3 0 3)

4

JMC254

Radio Production*

(3 3 4)

5

JMC232

Communication Skills for Media*

(2 0 2)

6

CS101

Introduction to Computing

(3 3 4)

Total credit hours

        18

Semester II

 S.NO

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hour

7

JMC102

Introduction to Journalism*

(3 0 3)

8

JMC312

Communication Theories-II

(3 0 3)

9

JMC225

News Reporting

(3 3 4)

10

JMC253

Digital Skills*

(3 3 4)

11

JMC352

Advanced Radio Production*

(3 3 4)

Total credit hours

        18


Semester III

S.NO

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hour

13

JMC481

Communication Research Methods

(3 0 3)

14

JMC323

Advanced News Reporting*

(3 3 4)

15

JMC257

Advanced Digital Skills*

(3 3 4)

16

JMC354

TV News*

(3 3 4)

17

STAT211

Statistics-I

(3 0 3)

Total credit hours

         18

Semester IV

S. NO

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hour

19

JMC201

Introduction to Intercultural Communication*

(2 0 2)

20

JMC422

Photo Journalism*

(1 3 2)

21

JMC353

Media Management*

(3 0 3)

22

JMC432

Public Relations and Advertising

(2 0 2)

23

JMC414

Global Communication*

(3 0 3)

24

JMC493

Project

(0 9 3)

Total credit hours

        15

Total   CH:      66

LAST SUMMER OF DEGREE PROGRAM

S. No.

Course Code

Course Title

(TCH LCH CrH)

Pre-requisites

 

1.

JMC391

Internship

Non- credit but mandatory

Conditional

32

 

Total credit hours of MA JMC

69 CrH (range 60-66)

Core Subjects

52 CrH

Minor

10 CrH

Multi-disciplinary

7 CrH

Non-credit

1 course

Credit Hour Description

  1. TCH = Theory Contact Hours
  2. LCH = Lab Contact Hours
  • CrH = Credit Hours

 

 

 

 

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