List of Courses - BS (Hons) 4 year

Year - 1, Semester 1
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse 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
Total17
Year - 1, Semester 2
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1English –II 3JMS 1073
 2Islamic Studies 3JMS 1083
 3Mass Media in Pakistan 3JMS 1093
 4Current Affairs 3JMS 1003
 5Editing News/Copy Editing (English/Urdu)(Newspaper, RD &TV) 4JMS 1014
 5(Newspaper, RD &TV) Chinese Language* 4JMS 1010
Total16

(*Chinese language course will only be offered provided the availability of instructor. This course will be mandatory for students who will pass it on pass/fail basis)

Year - 2, Semester 3
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Media Laws and Ethics 3JMS 2013
 2Foundation of Public Relations 3JMS 2023
 3Fundamentals of Advertising 3JMS 2033
 4Introduction to Social Science 3JMS 2043
 5Functional Urdu 3JMS 2053
 6Broadcast Journalism (TV & RD) 3JMS 2063
Total18
Year - 2, Semester 4
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Introduction to Film & Theater Studies 3JMS 2073
 2Development Communication 3JMS 2083
 3Contemporary World Media 3JMS 2093
 4Statistics 3JMS 2003
 5Reporting & Editing Workshop (English/Urdu) 4JMS 2014
 6Social Psychology 2JMS 2022
Total18
Year - 3, Semester 5
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Community Journalism/ Visual Communication 3JMS 3013
 2Feature, Column & Editorial Writing (Training & Practice)4JMS 3024
 3Foundation of Behavioral Research 3JMS 3033
 4Media Seminar 3JMS 3043
 5Media Management 3JMS 3053
 6In-House Internship (UCP Newsroom, FM Radio, Dunya Channel,Dunya Newspaper) 2JMS 3062
Total18

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.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Mass Communication Theories 3JMS 3113
 2Communication Research Methods3JMS 3123
 3Organizational Communication 3JMS 3133
 4Mass Media and Society 3JMS 3143
 5Online Journalism (Training & Practice) 3JMS 3153
Total15
Year - 4, Semester 7
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Issues in Mass Communication 3JMS 4163
 2Research Practicum3JMS 4173
 3Crisis Management Communication 3JMS 4183
 4International Communication 3JMS 4193
Total12
Year - 4, Semester 8
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Usage of Research Tools (SPSS, APA Style, etc.) 3JMS 4103
 2New Media3JMS 4113
 3Internship and Report 4JMS 4124
 4Thesis 6JMS 4136
Total16

Professional Journalism (Radio, TV & Print)

Year - 3, Semester 6
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Online Journalism (Training & Practice) Or Citizen Journalism 3JMS 3213
 2News Writing (Radio & TV)4JMS 3224
 3Computer Typing (English/Urdu) 3JMS 3233
 4Video Production 3JMS 3243
Total13
Year - 4, Semester 7
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Issues in Mass Communication 3JMS 4253
 2Research Practicum3JMS 4263
 3Crisis Management Communication 3JMS 4273
 4International Communication 3JMS 4283
 5Free & Responsible Journalism 3JMS 4293
Total15
Year - 4, Semester 8
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Advance Reporting (Practice) 3JMS 4203
 2Final Project (RD & TV)4JMS 4214
 3Internship and Report 4JMS 4224
 4Final Project (Print Media) 4JMS 4234
Total15

Broadcast (Radio, TV), Film & Theater Studies

Year - 3, Semester 6
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Script writing for Radio and TV 3JMS 3363
 2Types of Production3JMS 3323
 3Film, theater and Society 3JMS 3333
 4Planning a documentary for TV 3JMS 3343
 5Introduction to Filmosophy 2JMS 3352
Total14
Year - 4, Semester 7
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Post Production 3JMS 4363
 2Directing the Actors (Film/Drama)3JMS 4373
 3Introduction to Film Studies 3JMS 4383
 4Introduction to Animation 3JMS 4393
 5Screen Play Writing 3JMS 4303
Total15
Year - 4, Semester 8
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1World Cinema: An Overview 3JMS 4313
 2Live/Outdoor Broadcasting3JMS 4323
 3Internship and Report 4JMS 4334
 4Final Project 4JMS 4344
Total14

Advertising & Public Relations

Year - 3, Semester 6
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1Theories, Principle and Practices of PR 3JMS 3453
 2Theories, Principle and Practices of Advertising3JMS 3423
 3Media planning, Operations, Monitoring & 3JMS 3433
 4Research in Advertising & PR 4JMS 3444
Total13
Year - 4, Semester 7
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1International PR & Advertising 3JMS 4453
 2Copywriting (Training & Practices)3JMS 4463
 3Advertising & Society 3JMS 4473
 4Public Relation & Advertising: Case Studies 3JMS 4483
 5Book Reviewing on PR & Advertising 3JMS 4493
Total15
Year - 4, Semester 8
S. No.TitleCr. HrsCourse Code
 1PR & Advertisement in Digital Age 3JMS 4403
 2Internship and Report4JMS 4414
 3Final Project on Public Relations 4JMS 4424
 4Final Project on Advertising 4JMS 4434
Total15