Master Of Arts In Mass Communication

ode Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

COMS 501

Functional Media Language

3

COMS 502

Fundamentals of Communication

3

COMS 503

Media History, Law & Ethics

3

COMS 504

News writing Techniques

3

COMS 505

Computer Applications in Mass Media

3

 

Total

15

ode Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

COMS 506

Communication Theories-1

3

COMS 507

International Communication

3

COMS 508

Development Support Communication

3

COMS 509

Public Relations and Advertising

4

COMS 510

Basic Concepts of Social Sciences

3

 

Total

16

ode Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

COMS 601

Communication Theories-II

3

COMS 602

Research Methods

4

COMS 603

Electronic Media

3

COMS 604

National and International Affairs

3

COMS 605

Seminar

3

 

Total

16

Semester IV (Specializations)
Note: The students will opt any one of the specializations given below

ode Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

COMS 606

Writing & /Editing Skills

4

COMS 607

Magazine Journalism(Theory& Practice)

3

COMS 608

Print Media Management

2

COMS 609

Applicant Print Media Research

3

COMS 610

Project (Newspaper/Magazine)

3

COMS 611

Internship

3

 

Total

18

ode Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

COMS 612

Radio Production (Theory Practice)

3

COMS 613

Television Production (Theory & Practice)

3

COMS 614

Applied Research in Electronic Media

3

COMS 615

Project (Radio)

3

COMS 616

Project (Television)

3

COMS 617

Internship

3

 

Total

18

ode Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

COMS 618

Public Relations (Theory & Practice)

3

COMS 619

Advertising (Theory & Practice)

3

COMS 620

Applied Research in PR & Advertising

3

COMS 621

Project (Public Relation)

3

COMS 622

Project (Advertising)

3

COMS 623

Internship

3

 

Total

18

ode Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

COMS 624

Research Approaches

4

COMS 625

Research Application

4

COMS 626

Writing Techniques in Research

5

COMS 627

Thesis

5

 

Total

18

ode Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

COMS 628

Approaches to Development

3

COMS 629

Development Support Communication

4

COMS 630

Community Journalism

4

COMS 631

Rural communicating

4

COMS 632

Internship

3

 

Total

18

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Mass Communication studies

Communication and media studies have gained vital importance in this age of science and information technology. A nation cannot safeguard its domestic and foreign interests, and get its due status in the globe without using its communication channels effectively. Advancement in information technology has made the world a global village. So, it is the need of the hour to give special focus on mass media education.

MISSION

The mission of the Department of Mass Communication is to maintain the highest standards of academic excellence, by creating an intellectually challenging environment that stimulates critical thinking and broadens understanding of the role and responsibilities of media professionals in a diverse society. It involves a continuing effort to create opportunities for students to explore potential careers and enhance their skills in mass communication through instruction, research, and practical experiences that promote an appreciation of diversity in society.

Our Vision:

The department of Mass Communication in UOS Lahore Campus will be providing communication excellence in visual, verbal and written competencies for the 21st century.
We will:
• Provide students broad and diverse course work in advertising, journalism and new media public relations, and communication studies.
• Offer high quality educational programs which enable students to become critical thinkers and effective, ethical communicators.
• Use practical, innovative experiences and partnerships to prepare students for successful communication careers.

Programs Offered in Department

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Eligibility

At least 45% marks in intermediate or equivalent in relevant subject

Duration:

04 years (8 semesters)

Degree Requirement :

Minimum 131 credit hours

Eligibility

At least 45% marks in intermediate or equivalent in relevant subject

Duration:

02 years (4 semesters)

Degree Requirement :

Minimum 66 credit hours