M.Sc. Journalism & Mass Communication (4-Semester Program)

Year - 1, Semester 1
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Media History (Pre & Post Partition) 4 JMS 5414
 2Computer Skills 2 JMS 5422
 3News Writing & Editing (English/Urdu) (Print Media) 3 JMS 5433
 4Introduction to Mass Communication 3 JMS 5443
 5Language and Communication 3 JMS 5453
 6Fundamentals of Production (Pre & Post Production) 3 JMS 5463
Total18
Year - 1, Semester 2
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Media Laws and Ethics 3JMS 5473
 2Current Affairs 3JMS 5483
 3News Writing & Editing (English/Urdu) (TV & RD) 3JMS 5493
 4Broadcast Journalism (TV & RD) 3JMS 5403
 5Development Communication 3JMS 5413
 6Visual Communication (Graphic Designing, Photography, Cinematography & Animations) 3JMS 5423
Total18
Year - 2, Semester 3
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Foundation of Advertising & Public Relations 3JMS 6413
 2Foundation of Behavioral Research 3JMS 6423
 3Mass Communication Theories 3JMS 6433
 4Feature, Column & Editorial Writing 3JMS 6443
 5(Training & Practice) Contemporary World Media Or Crisis Management Communication 3JMS 6453
Total15
Year - 2, Semester 4
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Advance Reporting/Mass Media and Society/(Training & Practice)/Media Management 3JMS 6403
 2Issues in Mass Communication 3JMS 6473
 3International Communication 3JMS 6483
 4Internship1 3JMS 6493
 5Research Report/Project/Optional Course2 4JMS 6404
Total16

*Note:
1 Students are allowed to complete their internship preferably during Summers or in any other long break.
2 Those students who don’t want to opt Research Report/Projects they have to select one optional course from the list below.

(Subject to the availability of appropriate instructor and facilities)

  1. Magazine Journalism (English/Urdu)
  2. Book Publishing
  3. Article writing/Essay Writing
  4. Online Journalism
  5. Business Journalism
  6. Copy Editing with special focus on Ticker Writing
  7. Content Development
  8. Non- Linear Editing