JOURNALISM & MASS-COMMUNICATION CERTIFICATE (JMC)

Entry Requirements for Certificate

:At least five (5) passes at “O” level including English language
Duration: 1 1/2 Year

Academic Structure

YEAR 1: QUARTER 1
SUBJECT NAME CODE CU
Basic Principles in Journalism JMC111 3
Broadcast News Writing & Reporting JMC112 4
Radio & Television  Broadcasting Skills (Theory) JMC113 4
Basic Techniques of Information Gathering JMC114 3
Basic Principles of Communication in Journalism JMC115 4
YEAR 1: QUARTER 2
History of the Press in Uganda JMC121 3
Basic Media Communication Skills JMC122 3
Introduction to Writing for Print Media JMC123 4
Introduction to Radio Broadcasting Skills (Practical) JMC124 4
YEAR 1: QUARTER 3
Computer Fundamentals COF140 3
Public Affairs Reporting JMC131 3
Introduction to Government, Media & Society JMC132 3
Television Broadcasting Skills (Practical) JMC133 4
YEAR 2: QUARTER 1
Computer Applications CSC113 3
Introduction to Media Law JMC211 4
Speech and Language Skills JMC212 4
Special Project & Report Writing JMC213 3
Internship JMC214 4