The department is headed by Mr. Mwesigwa Nathan. We offer diploma and Certificate courses.
The Certificate course for Journalism and Mass Communication is 1 1/2 years while the diploma course is 2 years.
The Certificate course for Electrical Installation is 2 years and the diploma for Electrical Engineering is also 2 years.
The current annual in takes schedule is May (morning) August (Afternoon) for both certificate and diploma courses.
The department has a well equipped Electrical Installation, Repairs & Maintenance workshop with modern equipment.
The journalism and Mass communication section has spacious TV and Radio studios where students carryout their practices.
All courses in the department are practical oriented; emphasis is hands on compared to theoretical training.
There is a linkage to industry and other stakeholders for practical experience.
Internship for students is compulsory.
We intend to bring more courses on board like Architecture, building & Civil Engineering, bricklaying & Concrete practice, plumbing for E. African countries, Motor vehicle technology etc.
|DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION|
|CODE||FIRST YEAR||CH||CU||CODE||SECOND YEAR||CH||CU|
|JMD111||Introduction to Journalism||45||3||ENT240||Entreprenuerships||45||3|
|JMD114||Information Gathering Techniques||45||3||JMD233||Political Science||45||3|
|JMD115||Communication in Journalism||45||3||ECO230||Economics (Macro & Micro)||45||3|
|CSD113||Computer Applications||60||4||JMD232||Digital Journalism||75||5|
|DJ505||News writing and Reporting||75||5||DJ152||Photojournalism||90||6|
|JMD125||Radio and TV Production||75||5||JMD213||News Paper and Magazine Production||75||5|
|JMD132||Public Affairs Reporting||60||4||JMD211||Media Law||45||3|
|REM210||Research Methods||45||3||JMD231||Human Rights||45||3|
|JMD212||Speech and Language skills||60||4||REP220||Research Project Report||75||5|
Entry Requirement for Diploma in JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION:
At least (1) one principal pass at “A” level plus atleast (5) five passes at “O” level including English Language.
Duration 2 yearS
Time: 8:00am - 12:50p.m
5:00p.m - 8:30p.m
|CERTIFICATE IN JOURNALISM AND MEDIA STUDIES|
|JMC111||Basic Principles in Journalism||45||3||JMC131||Public Affairs reporting||45||3|
|JMC114||Basic Techniques of Information Gathering||45||3||JMC211||Introduction to Media Law||45||3|
|JMC115||Basic Principles of Communication in Journalism||60||4||___||Introd to Media Ethics||45||3|
|CSC113||Introduction to Computer Applications||60||4||CJ211||Introd to Human Rights||45||3|
|JMC125||Introduction to News writing and Reporting||75||5||JMC212||Speech & Language Skills||60||4|
|JMC126||Introduction to Radio and TV Production||75||5||JMC214||Internship||90||6|
|JMC121||History of the Press in Uganda||45||3||JMC213||Speech Project||60||4|
Entry Requirements: At least five (5) passes at “O” level including English language
Duration: 1 1/2 Year
Time: 8:00am - 12:50p.m- 5:00p.m - 8:30p.m