DIPLOMA JOURNALISM (JMD)

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

Academic Structure

YEAR 1: QUARTER 1
SUBJECT NAME CODE CU
Introduction to Journalism JMD111 3
Broadcast News Writing & Reporting JMD112 4
Radio & Television Broadcasting Skills (theory) JMD113 4
Information Gathering Techniques JMD114 3
Communication in Journalism JMD115 3
YEAR 1: QUARTER 2
Sociology JMD121 3
Media Communication Skills JMD122 3
Writing for Print Media JMD123 4
Radio Broadcasting Skills (Practical) JMD124 4
YEAR 1: QUARTER 3
Computer Fundamentals COF240 3
Entrepreneurship ENT240 3
Television Broadcasting Skills (practical) JMD131 4
Public Affairs Reporting JMD132 3
Government Media & society JMD133 3
YEAR 2: QUARTER 1
Media Law JMD211 3
Speech & Language Skills JMD212 3
Newspaper & Magazine Production JMD213 3
Research Methodology REM210 3
YEAR 2: QUARTER 2
Media Ethics JMD221 3
Photo Journalism JMD222 3
Public Relations JMD223 3
Research Project REP220 3
YEAR 2: QUARTER 3
Economics ECO230 3
Human Rights JMD231 3
Digital Journalism JMD232 3
Political Science JMD233 4
Industrial Training JMD234 4