Mass Communication

B.SC MASS COMMUNICATION
First Semester Courses -100 Level


S/No

Course code

Course Title

Units

1

GES 111

Communication in English I

2

2

GES 115

History and Philosophy of Science

2

3

GES 113

Nigerian People and Culture

2

4

GES 121

Use of Library, Study Skills and ICT

2

5

MAC 111           

Introduction to Mass Communication

 2

6

MAC 121

Computer Word Processing

 2

7

MAC 131

History of Nigeria Mass Media

3

8

MAC 141

Writing for the Mass Media    I                                    

 3

9

SOS 101

Introduction to Public Relation

2

10

MAC 151

African Communication Systems

2

11

SOC 101

Introduction to Sociology

2

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Second Semester Courses -100 Levels


S/No

Course code

Course Title

Units

1

GES 122

Communication in English II

2

2

GES 112

Logic, Philosophy, and Human Existence

2

3

GES 124

Communication in French

2

4

GES 142

Community Service

1

5

PHY 102

Introduction to Psychology 

2

6

THG 172

Introduction to Church History

2

7

MAC 112

Intro to Basic Tech. for Radio/TV Production

 2

8

MAC 122

Introduction to Photojournalism

 2

9

MAC 132

Environmental Communication

 2

10

MAC 142

Basic  Book Publishing and Manuscript Assessment                              

 2

11

MAC 152

Introduction to Public Relations

2

12

MAC 162

Digital Media and Communication

2

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First Semester Courses -200 Level 


S/No

Course Code

Course Title

Units

1

GES 223

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

2

2

GES 221

Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

2

3

THG 211

Basic Spiritual Theology

2

4

MAC 211

News Writing and Reporting

 3

5

MAC 221

Theories of Mass Communication

 3

6

MAC 231

Introduction to Mass Communication Research

 3

7

MAC 241

Integrated Marketing Communication

2

8

MAC 251

Speech Communication

3

9

SOS 101

Introduction to Social Sciences

2

10

PSD 101

Introduction to Political Science

2

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Second Semester Courses -200 Levels


S/No

Course Code

Course Title

Units

1

GES 212

Business Creation and Growth

2

2

THG 272

Social Teaching of the Church

2

3

MAC 212

Consumer and Public Affairs

 3

4

MAC 222

Fundamentals of Media Relations

 2

5

MAC 232

Intro to Film Production

 2

6

MAC 242

Community Newspaper and Broadcasting

3

7

MAC 252

Specialized Reporting

3

8

MAC 262

Editing and Graphic of communication

3

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 First Semester Course Outline -300 Level


Core Courses

S/No

Course Code

Course Title

Units

1

MAC 311

Communication law and Ethics

3

2

MAC 321

Communication Research

3

3

MAC 331

Newspaper/Magazine Production

3

4

MAC 341

Film Editing and Production

3

5

MAC 351

Creative Advertising (Copy Writing and Media Planning)

 2

6

MAC 361

Advertising and Public Relations Research

 2

7

MAC 371

Communication for Development

 2

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Second Semester -300 Level


S/No

Course Code

Course Title

Units

1

MAC 320

Industrial Attachment (SIWES)

15

Grand Total                                                                                                                            29

 

First Semester Course Outline -400 Level


Core Courses

S/No

Course Code

Course Title

Units

1

MAC 411

Mass Media and Society

3

2

MAC 421

Documentary Film Production

2

3

MAC 431

Editorial/Critical Writing 

3

4

MAC  441

Media Management

 3

5

MAC  451

Trends in Modern Communication

 3

6

MAC  461

Community Relations

 2

7

MAC 471

Political Communication

2

8

MAC 481

Foreign broad casting

2

9

MAC 491

Economics and Social Problem in Advert and Public Relations

2

                                                                                                                                             22

 

Second Semester Course Outline -400 Level


Core Courses

S/No

Course Code

Course Title

Units

1

MAC 412

International Communication

3

2

MAC 422

 Feature Writing

3

3

MAC 432

  Research Project

6

4

MAC  442

Entrepreneurship Development

 2

5

MAC  452

Corporate Communication

 2

Any one of the Following Electives

7

MAC 482

Educational Broadcasting

2

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