Mass Communication Program Requirements

Mass Communication

Study Plan (99 Credits)

CURRICULA

First Semester    

GNRL

201

أخلاقيات ومبادئ البحث العلمي Ethics and principles of Scientific Research

2

GNRL

202

مدخل إلى علم النفسIntroduction to Psychology

2

GNRL

203

مدخل إلى الاتصال الجماهيري Introduction to Mass Communication

2

GNRL

204

مدخل إلى التاريخ والجغرافيا Introduction to History and Geography

2

GNRL

205

مدخل إلى علم الاجتماع والفلسفة Introduction to Sociology and Philosophy

2

GNRL

212

قضايا العالم العربي Major Issues in the Arabic World

2

 

 

Elective (General)1

4

 

 

Total

17

Second Semester                                                                                                       Cr.

MCOM

222

News Reporting and the Art of News التحرير الصحفي وفنون الخبر

3

MCOM

224

Practical Training (Press and Radio) تدريب عملي (صحافة – إذاعة)

3

 

 

Elective (Department)

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elective (General)1

5

 

 

Total

13

Third Semester                                                                                                           Cr.

MCOM

321

Communication Theories نظريات الاتصال

3

MCOM

323

International Media الإعلام الدولي

3

MCOM

325

Practical Training (Television – e-Journalism) تدريب عملي (تلفزيون – صحافة إلكترونية)

3

 

 

Elective (General)1

4

 

 

Elective (Faculty)2

2

 

 

Elective (Dept)3

4

 

 

Total

18

Fourth Semester                                                                                                          Cr.

MCOM

322

Methodology of Media Research مناهج البحث الإعلامي

3

MCOM

324

Public Relations العلاقات العامة

3

MCOM

326

Practical Training (Radio - TV) تدريب عملي (إذاعة – تلفزيون)

3

 

 

Elective (General)1

3

 

 

Elective (Faculty)2

2

 

 

Elective (Dept)3

4

 

 

Total

18

 Fifth Semester                                                                                                           Cr.

MCOM

421

Measuring Public Opinion الرأي العام وقياسه

3

MCOM

423

Propaganda and Advertisement الدعاية والإعلان

3

MCOM

425

Practical Training (Press and Television) تدريب عملي (صحافة – تلفزيون)

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elective (Faculty)2

4

 

 

Elective (Dept)3

4

 

 

Total

17


Sixth Semester                                                                                                                                    

MCOM

422

Graduation Project مشروع التخرج

3

MCOM

424

Practical Training (TV Production - Press Production) تدريب عملي (إخراج تلفزيون – إخراج صحفي)

3

 

 

Elective (Faculty)2

4

 

 

Elective (Dept)3

2

 

 

Total

15

1 A total of 16 credits is required as General University Requirement; 5 credits are Mandatory Courses including: ARAB 001 (2Cr.), ENGL 001 (2Cr.), BLAW 001(1Cr.) and another 11 credits are selected from the University Elective courses list.

2 A total of 12 credits are selected from the Faculty Elective Courses. If 10 credit hours are completed within a certain subject area, students may be qualified for a minor in that area.

3 A total of 20 credits are selected from the department electives