List of Courses - BS Honor 4 year

Year - 1, Semester 1
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1  English –I  3  JMS 1013
 2  Pak Studies  3  JMS 1023
 3  Introduction to Mass Communication  3  JMS 1033
 4  News writing (English/Urdu)  3  JMS 1043
 5  Media History in the Subcontinent  3  JMS 1053
 6  Computer Skills  2  JMS 1062
Total 17
Year - 1, Semester 2
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 English –II  3 JMS 1073
 2 Islamic Studies  3 JMS 1083
 3 Mass Media in Pakistan  3 JMS 1093
 4 Current Affairs  3 JMS 1003
 5 Editing News/Copy Editing (English/Urdu)(Newspaper, RD &TV)  4 JMS 1014
Total 16
Year - 2, Semester 3
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Media Laws and Ethics  3 JMS 2013
 2 Foundation of Public Relations  3 JMS 2023
 3 Fundamentals of Advertising  3 JMS 2033
 4 Introduction to Social Science  3 JMS 2043
 5 Functional Urdu  3 JMS 2053
 6 Broadcast Journalism (TV & RD)  3 JMS 2063
Total 18
Year - 2, Semester 4
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Introduction to Film & Theater Studies  3 JMS 2073
 2 Development Communication  3 JMS 2083
 3 Contemporary World Media  3 JMS 2093
 4 Statistics  3 JMS 2003
 5 Reporting & Editing Workshop (English/Urdu)  4 JMS 2014
 6 Social Psychology  2 JMS 2022
Total 18
Year - 3, Semester 5
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Community Journalism/ Visual Communication  3 JMS 3013
 2 Feature, Column & Editorial Writing (Training & Practice) 4 JMS 3024
 3 Foundation of Behavioral Research  3 JMS 3033
 4 Media Seminar  3 JMS 3043
 5 Media Management  3 JMS 3053
 6 In-House Internship (UCP Newsroom, FM Radio, Dunya Channel,Dunya Newspaper)  2 JMS 3062
Total 18

For Sixth, Seventh and eighth semester each successful student will opt any one of the following specializations:

  1. Mass Communication & Research
  2. Professional Journalism ( TV, Radio & Print)
  3. Broadcast (Radio, TV), Film & Theater Studies
  4. Advertising & Public Relations

Mass Communication & Research

Year - 3, Semester 6
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Mass Communication Theories  3 JMS 3113
 2 Communication Research Methods 3 JMS 3123
 3 Organizational Communication  3 JMS 3133
 4 Mass Media and Society  3 JMS 3143
 5 Online Journalism (Training & Practice)  3 JMS 3153
Total 15
Year - 4, Semester 7
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Issues in Mass Communication  3 JMS 4163
 2 Research Practicum 3 JMS 4173
 3 Crisis Management Communication  3 JMS 4183
 4 International Communication  3 JMS 4193
Total 12
Year - 4, Semester 8
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Usage of Research Tools (SPSS, APA Style, etc.)  3 JMS 4103
 2 New Media 3 JMS 4113
 3 Internship and Report  4 JMS 4124
 4 Thesis  6 JMS 4136
Total 16

Professional Journalism (Radio, TV & Print)

Year - 3, Semester 6
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Online Journalism (Training & Practice) Or Citizen Journalism  3 JMS 3213
 2 News Writing (Radio & TV) 4 JMS 3224
 3 Computer Typing (English/Urdu)  3 JMS 3233
 4 Video Production  3 JMS 3243
Total 13
Year - 4, Semester 7
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Issues in Mass Communication  3 JMS 4253
 2 Research Practicum 3 JMS 4263
 3 Crisis Management Communication  3 JMS 4273
 4 International Communication  3 JMS 4283
 5 Free & Responsible Journalism  3 JMS 4293
Total 15
Year - 4, Semester 8
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Advance Reporting (Practice)  3 JMS 4203
 2 Final Project (RD & TV) 4 JMS 4214
 3 Internship and Report  4 JMS 4224
 4 Final Project (Print Media)  4 JMS 4234
Total 15

Broadcast (Radio, TV), Film & Theater Studies

Year - 3, Semester 6
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Script writing for Radio and TV  3 JMS 3363
 2 Types of Production 3 JMS 3323
 3 Film, theater and Society  3 JMS 3333
 4 Planning a documentary for TV  3 JMS 3343
 5 Introduction to Filmosophy  2 JMS 3352
Total 14
Year - 4, Semester 7
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Post Production  3 JMS 4363
 2 Directing the Actors (Film/Drama) 3 JMS 4373
 3 Introduction to Film Studies  3 JMS 4383
 4 Introduction to Animation  3 JMS 4393
 5 Screen Play Writing  3 JMS 4303
Total 15
Year - 4, Semester 8
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 World Cinema: An Overview  3 JMS 4313
 2 Live/Outdoor Broadcasting 3 JMS 4323
 3 Internship and Report  4 JMS 4334
 4 Final Project  4 JMS 4344
Total 14

Advertising & Public Relations

Year - 3, Semester 6
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 Theories, Principle and Practices of PR  3 JMS 3453
 2 Theories, Principle and Practices of Advertising 3 JMS 3423
 3 Media planning, Operations, Monitoring &  3 JMS 3433
 4 Research in Advertising & PR  4 JMS 3444
Total 13
Year - 4, Semester 7
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 International PR & Advertising  3 JMS 4453
 2 Copywriting (Training & Practices) 3 JMS 4463
 3 Advertising & Society  3 JMS 4473
 4 Public Relation & Advertising: Case Studies  3 JMS 4483
 5 Book Reviewing on PR & Advertising  3 JMS 4493
Total 15
Year - 4, Semester 8
S. No. Title Cr. Hrs Course Code
 1 PR & Advertisement in Digital Age  3 JMS 4403
 2 Internship and Report 4 JMS 4414
 3 Final Project on Public Relations  4 JMS 4424
 4 Final Project on Advertising  4 JMS 4434
Total 15