Bachelor of Science Degrees in Journalism and Mass Communication

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Journalism and Mass Communication

Academic institutions around the world offer a BSc or Bachelor of Science.  This popular undergraduate degree is helpful in preparing students for the workplace or for advanced degree programs.  The average BSc takes three to five years to complete.

Journalism is concerned with writing and communicating stories and current events and analyzing past events in order to help individuals better understand the past, present, and the potential future world. Journalists work to gather the facts surrounding an event and then relay that information to their readers, viewers and subscribers.

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Bachelor of Science in Mass Communication

Benson Idahosa University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years March 2018 Nigeria Benin City

Welcome to an opportunity of a unique learning experience with challenging curriculum that can make you lead anywhere in the world. [+]

BScs in Journalism and Mass Communication. Welcome to an opportunity of a unique learning experience with challenging curriculum that can make you lead anywhere in the world. Our serene campus and city location has over the years attracted top-notch academics of renowned repute who have solidified our five faculties of Agriculture & Agricultural Technology, Arts & Education, Basic and Applied Sciences, Social and Management Sciences, Engineering and Law. Choosing where to spend your university years can be exciting and also challenging. At Benson Idahosa University you will find the total university experience. But you wouldn’t know we are a large school by visiting our campus. Maybe it’s the small classes or nurturing environment. Maybe it’s the beautiful town setting or the small-town feel of Benin. Whatever it is, you’ll feel right at home. Commencement of Admissions The undergraduate admission process starts from the month of May – September 30th each year. The process starts with the prospective student obtaining our University’s admission form from any of our contact points in Port-Harcourt, Abuja, Lagos, Warri and the Admissions Office of the University campus on Ugbor Road, GRA, Benin City at the cost of (N7000) seven thousand naira only. General Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Programme The minimum entry requirement into any of the underlisted undergraduate programmes is five(5) O’level credit passes including Mathematics and English in relevant subjects as indicated in the current UTME brochure, obtained at not more than two sittings, in any of the following examinations WASSCE, NECO or their... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Film

The Los Angeles Film School
Campus Full time 36 months September 2017 USA Hollywood

The Bachelor of Science in Film program is designed to provide students with not only knowledge and understanding of film theory, but also hands-on experience in the skills and craft needed to qualify for entry-level industry positions. Graduates are trained to work as independent filmmakers, production assistants, editors, sound designers, assistant directors, unit production managers, art directors, video editors, lighting technicians, director’s assistants, dialogue editors and a variety of other positions in the film and video industry. [+]

Hands-on education At our school you learn filmmaking by actually making films. Our programs are built around actual industry workflow. Teachers step off the set to the front of the classroom to give you an immersive education you just can’t get out of a textbook. We want to provide you with a focused knowledge and understanding of film theory and the craft needed to enter the entertainment industry and hit the ground running. You’ll receive training in: Film Theory • Production • Storyboarding • Cinematography • Directing • Editing • Post Production and more! The Bachelor of Science in Film program is designed to provide students with not only knowledge and understanding of film theory, but also hands-on experience in the skills and craft needed to qualify for entry-level industry positions. Graduates are trained to work as independent filmmakers, production assistants, editors, sound designers, assistant directors, unit production managers, art directors, video editors, lighting technicians, director’s assistants, dialogue editors and a variety of other positions in the film and video industry. This program will also help develop team building skills necessary for the film industry. There are four degree tracks offered in the bachelor’s program: Production, Cinematography, Directing/Screenwriting and Production Design. Students will work with a faculty mentor to select the degree track that best fits their skills, talents and professional goals. In addition to technical proficiency and creative development, the curriculum teaches students the critical-thinking, problem-solving and analytical skills that are necessary to starting and sustaining a long and... [-]

Bachelor Of Science Applied Psychology

Diploma University of Applied Sciences
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 8 semesters October 2017 Germany Hamburg Magdeburg Munich Germany Online + 4 more

In the Bachelor Program "Applied Psychology (B.Sc.)" the DIPLOMA School will trained in the substantive, technical and methodological and applied-practical subjects of psychology. The program provides academic knowledge in the basic subjects such as general psychology, developmental psychology and differential psychology as well as detailed statistics, diagnostic and methodological skills. [+]

BScs in Journalism and Mass Communication. In the bachelor's degree program "Applied Psychology (B.Sc.)"The DIPLOMA Hochschule They are trained in the substantive, technical and methodological and applied-practical subjects of psychology. The program provides academic knowledge in the basic subjects such as general psychology, developmental psychology and differential psychology as well as detailed statistics, diagnostic and methodological skills. The program "Applied Psychology (B.Sc.)" is designed to qualify students to professionals in the practice-oriented psychology, with its references to the disciplines health and economy. In-depth expertise of applied psychology are the competencies in the priority areas Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Psychosocial prevention and Health Psychology as Clinical Psychology and psychotherapy added. In the course of the course the DIPLOMA University cooperates with the MEU Study Center in Magdeburg, The responsible person responsible for the study center in Magdeburg is Prof. Dr. Armbruster. He is available for questions about the study or the end of the study organization at your disposal. The MEU is a subsidiary of the MAPP Institute, a nationally recognized, prestigious training center for psychotherapy. For our students is a choice, the remote program with the local connection to the real class lectures (1x per semester à 3 days) in Magdeburg or From WS 2017/18 also at the DIPLOMA study centers in Hamburg or Munich to prove. The remaining contact blocks are offered as "distance learning with virtual presence phases". Objectives of the Bachelor Program "Applied Psychology (B.Sc.)" The focus of the course of studies is always on concrete exercises... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Show Production

Full Sail University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Winter Park

There are people who love standing in the audience during a live show, gig, or convention; and then there are those who get a rush from making it all happen backstage. If you’ve found yourself paying [+]

Show Production Undergraduate Degree This degree gives students an in-depth and hands-on education to prepare students to work on concerts and live shows while also teaching them program lighting systems and how to install proper audio and visual components. Course Highlights: Show Production Systems Concert Media Design Audio and Visual Technologies Lighting Concepts and Design Microphones and Theory Advanced Video Production Digital Audio and Theory There are people who love standing in the audience during a live show, gig, or convention; and then there are those who get a rush from making it all happen backstage. If you’ve found yourself paying just as much attention to a band’s light show as you have their music, you’re probably one of those people. Every successful live event relies on a team of hard working, technically skilled professionals working behind the scenes to make sure it’s a success. The career opportunities in the world of live events extend beyond just the arena rock show; environments from corporate conventions to theme parks all utilize a combination of sound, lighting, and video equipment to put on a performance, event, or presentation. We think the best way to learn how a show is run is to get your feet wet in a real-world environment; that’s why Full Sail’s Show Production degree program is designed to give you a hands-on education to prepare you to work in any of these live settings. Operating at the front-of-house console, you’ll mix the on-stage sound for live bands in one... [-]

Bachelor in Web and Interactive Media

Pennsylvania College of Technology
Campus Full time 4 years August 2017 USA Williamsport

The Bachelor in Web and Interactive Media at Penn College exposes students to the evolving and converging discipline labeled “Interactive Media”. Simply stated, interactive media deals with products and services which have been digitally created and respond to user actions. [+]

BScs in Journalism and Mass Communication. Bachelor in Web and Interactive Media The Bachelor of Science in Web and Interactive Media at Penn College exposes students to the evolving and converging discipline labeled “Interactive Media”. Simply stated, interactive media deals with products and services which have been digitally created and respond to user actions. As an Interactive Media student at Penn College, you will learn how to integrate skills in web design/development, interactive marketing, social networking, digital communications, audio and video production, digital publishing, and production to create interactive, user-defined products and services. A career in this field requires a combination of skills in visual design, proficiency with technology, and the desire to be a lifelong learner. Career Opportunities Positions in Web and multimedia development include website design and development, social media marketing, instructional technologies, mobile development, app development, and digital publishing. Recommended High School Subjects Students should have completed course work in the visual arts and math (three years) during high school. Additionally, students should have a solid background in written and oral communications and have taken a course in computer technology. Special Equipment Needs All entering students are required to own a laptop computer that is in good working order. The recommended laptop is an Apple MacBook. Majority of professional web designers and developers use Apple MacBooks as their primary means to complete web projects. Program Goals A graduate of this major should be able to: design a prototype of an interactive media project. present to an audience... [-]

BSc Film & Television Production (Hons)

University of Greenwich
Campus Full time 3 weeks September 2017 United Kingdom London

This programme offers a broad base to production and post production including camera, studio roles, editing skills, digital compositing and visual effects. Presentation, design, animation and techniques for motion graphics are also included. [+]

BSc Film & Television Production (Hons)This programme offers a broad base to production and post production including camera, studio roles, editing skills, digital compositing and visual effects. Presentation, design, animation and techniques for motion graphics are also included.It affords the opportunity to acquire both the latest techniques and traditional skills in television and film production and post-production. On successful completion of this programme students would be able to: demonstrate proficiency in camera and studio techniques, analyse, design, and create motion graphics and visual effects, produce and manage assets in a variety of media (film, text, image, animation, sound, video).... [-]


BSc(Hons) Multimedia Technology and Design

University of Kent, School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Campus Full time August 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

Our multidisciplinary Multimedia Technology and Design programme at Kent offers you the opportunity to develop in-depth knowledge in areas such as web design, DVD authoring, 3-D modelling, special effects and compositing. [+]

BScs in Journalism and Mass Communication. Today's creative industries often depend upon individuals who can combine technical skills with the ability to meet design challenges. Fields such as movie animation, multimedia production and website creation are all highly competitive and to succeed you need a good understanding of the underlying digital technologies as well as the necessary design skills. Our multidisciplinary Multimedia Technology and Design programme at Kent offers you the opportunity to develop in-depth knowledge in areas such as web design, DVD authoring, 3-D modelling, special effects and compositing. In the following years, you go on to develop in-depth knowledge in producing dynamic interactive web applications. There is an option to transfer to our BA (Hons) degree in Digital Arts after the first term of study. For both programmes, the majority of the modules contain design and project work and are continuously assessed; some modules also have an end-of-year examination. Aspects of professional practice, such as working with clients, business practice, intellectual property rights and project management, are integrated into the curriculum. Course variants: - Multimedia Technology and Design, BSc - Multimedia Technology and Design with a Year in Industry, BSc [-]

BSBA Marketing

University of Denver
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Denver

In our program, we will help you learn to solve marketing problems, to innovate, to think strategically, critically and creatively about the information with which you are presented, as well as to communicate your thoughts effectively. [+]

While advertising is part of marketing, it is not ALL of marketing. Peter Drucker, a very famous businessperson, describes the role of marketing in business this way: "Because the purpose of business is to create a customer, the business enterprise has two--and only two--basic functions: marketing and innovation. Marketing and innovation produce results; all the rest are costs. Marketing is the distinguishing, unique function of the business." In our program, we will help you learn to solve marketing problems, to innovate, to think strategically, critically and creatively about the information with which you are presented, as well as to communicate your thoughts effectively. You will work in teams, you will think globally about marketing, you will be able to recognize the ethical and legal issues with which you may be confronted. You will also consider the digital opportunities available as you practice using your marketing knowledge to create value for customers, shareholders, employees, and other stakeholders of the business. We will expect you to take responsibility for your learning by attending every class, contributing to your teams and to your class discussions, keeping your word, and reaching your goals. Marketing is an exciting area that addresses many of the changes taking place in business-to-consumer and business-to-business environments. Our field includes digital and other media promotions including working for either clients or ad agencies, planning social and mobile campaigns, and analyzing the results of your work. We prepare you to go into business-to-business sales or to be part of a global... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Electronic Communications

Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Malta Paola

The objective of this programme is that of developing professionals who are both academically prepared and practically trained to satisfy the requirements of local industry especially in the field of electronic communications. Moreover these graduates will be suitably prepared to embark on careers or further their studies abroad. [+]

BScs in Journalism and Mass Communication. The objective of this programme is that of developing professionals who are both academically prepared and practically trained to satisfy the requirements of local industry especially in the field of electronic communications. Moreover these graduates will be suitably prepared to embark on careers or further their studies abroad. Communications is one of the fastest moving technological fields that require constant updating. This course has been designed with that concept in mind and therefore strives to give candidates a sufficient solid foundation in the fundamental concepts to be in a position to further upgrade your knowledge and skills. This interdisciplinary field is practically used in every aspect of modern life as exemplified by the advances in computers and communications. The course will bring you in contact with modern technologies. Assessment The purpose of assessment is to ensure that effective learning of the content has taken place. For each unit delivered students will be assigned a mixture of home-based and time-constrained assignment in class. At the end of the course students will also present their dissertation. Core Study Units Mathematics for Communications Engineers Applied Electromagnetics for Communications Engineers Telecommunications Principles Data Communications and Standards Communications Systems Communications Signal Processing Signals and Systems Entrepreneurship Thesis Programme Learning Outcomes Develop hardware and software solutions in the field of communications engineering Design and implement wired and wireless communication systems Use specialised equipment for the analysis of digital and analogue signals present in communication systems Contribute in the development of... [-]

BSC Multimedia- Web development and E-business

Czech College
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Czech Republic Prague United Arab Emirates Sharjah + 2 more

The below given is the course outline of 3-year BSC Multimedia -Web development and e-business... [+]

The world today is undergoing a digital revolution. Digital communication is therefore a successful career option. The BSc Multimedia Web development and E-business includes the theory and practice of digital data transmission and multimedia technologies. According to a study conducted by the Direct Marketing Association the digital communication industry is worth $122 billion! According to eMarketer, advertising via mobile phones and tablets increased by 180 percent last year. This market is estimated to touch $7.2 billion. Thus, the demand for professionals skilled in digital communication and marketing is swelling. The area of Digital Communications comprises of many sub topics including: Computer graphics Graphic communications Multimedia development Digital publishing Typographic layout Digital animation Internet marketing Communications law Digital media programming Information systems management The course outline of 3-year Bachelor of Science in Web development and E-business is as follows: First Year Semester I Multimedia Tools Graphic Project 1/ Photoshop Illustrations Web Development Initiation Graphic Project 2/ Illustrations/ Illustrator 3DS Initiation Digital Communication & Visual Communication Advertising, communication, social networks from the twentieth to the twenty-first century Graphic Project 3/ 2D Animation / Flash Galaxy of communication: the different types of campaigns Graphic Project 4/ Editing/ Indesign Computer Graphic & SFX & Video Games Game concept Character modeling Scenario Character animation LANGUAGE English – Semester 1 CULTURE – Cinema HISTORY OF ART – History of art FRENCH SUPPORT – French support SPORTS ACTIVITIES – Sports Activities – Semester 1 ASSOCIATIONAL ACTIVITY – Associational activity / Humanitarian – Semester 1 Semester II Web... [-]

Bachelor in Digital Media Production (BSc)

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Warrensburg

The ability to communicate effectively is one of the most important skills an individual can possess in this era of rapid informational and technological change. The skills to gather information and communicate that information in written, oral, and digital forms are the hallmark of the... [+]

BScs in Journalism and Mass Communication. Bachelor in Digital Media Production (BSc) The ability to communicate effectively is one of the most important skills an individual can possess in this era of rapid informational and technological change. The skills to gather information and communicate that information in written, oral, and digital forms are the hallmark of the program in UCM's Department of Communication and Sociology. Digital Media Production students must complete required and elective courses and, additionally, must choose an 18-hour area in audio, video, film, or news. Proven skills in digital media production including writing, audio production, video production, Web design and photojournalism--are required for graduation. Small class sizes, up-to-date professional equipment, and opportunities for one-on-one instruction provide quality classroom experiences that complement the hands-on nature of digital media study. Students also have co-curricular opportunities for hands-on experience through professional internship and practica, the campus cable network, the campus newspaper, a community news Web site and the University's public radio and television stations. The graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Digital Media Production will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to: Successfully convey ideas through the written and spoken word and through various forms of digital media. Synthesize classroom instruction and initiate the exploration, development, and execution of projects that build professional experience. Apply knowledge of emerging technology and social media in the creation and distribution of media. Apply an in-depth understanding of the ethical principles that guide the student's chosen profession. Demonstrate a... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Multimedia Design

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

Our multimedia design program provides an intensive background in design and offers specialized classes in digital media, motion graphics, animation and film. We also offer a wide range of elective classes. [+]

Our multimedia design program provides an intensive background in design and offers specialized classes in digital media, motion graphics, animation and film. We also offer a wide range of elective classes. Our graduates are currently working in broadcasting, web and interactive design, filmmaking and animation. Some of them are even working as in-house production professionals in industries around the region. Graduates from our program are equipped with the skills, knowledge and confidence to work: in design companies as creative designers of logos, corporate identity, information graphics, interactive graphics and web design in creative departments of advertising companies as visualizer/multimedia designers of advertisements, corporate identity, promotions and time-based graphic presentations in in-house design departments of the government or the public sector as multimedia graphic designers, art directors, design coordinators, web designers, and publicity and promotion designers of company communications, information graphics and corporate identity as freelance designers for individuals or organizations requiring specialist design solutions, and image and concept generation in broadcast-related industries as program developers, pre-production consultants, visualizers, production crew, assistant directors and post production editors Our graduates should also have a working knowledge of filmmaking, interactive graphics, web design, animation, image making, photography and illustration. These are also potential areas of concentration for the degree program. Our students leave the program with a detailed portfolio of their work that demonstrates their particular skills and knowledge related to multimedia design. Our program of study in the Department of Art and Design builds on strong traditions of visual experimentation and professional... [-]

Bachelor in New Media, Art, & Technology

Indiana University Kokomo
Campus Full time November 2017 USA Kokomo

The Bachelor of Science in New Media, Art, & Technology is for the student who wants to be more focused on new media topics within their degree. The major consists of 45 credit hours of courses in New Media, Art, & Technology, divided between a required core and courses within a chosen concentration, including electives. [+]

BScs in Journalism and Mass Communication. The bachelor’s degree in New Media, Art, & Technology (NMAT) combines tradition and innovation in a four-year, undergraduate degree for students wishing to develop practical skills and strong knowledge in areas including, but not limited to, digital media, web and mobile media, 2D and 3D studio art and design, virtual media, and emerging media. Students will learn strong computer, art, and design skills, preparing them for a variety of careers and graduate studies. Students tailor the degree to their interests and plans by taking a core set of courses in New Media, Art, & Technology, selecting a concentration area, and choosing electives. The twenty-first-century curriculum offers skills, knowledge and in-service learning, providing valuable pathways to many occupations, including graphic design, illustration, publishing, commercial art, fine art, web design and development, videography, cinematography and photography. Bachelor of Science Degree The Bachelor of Science in New Media, Art, & Technology is for the student who wants to be more focused on new media topics within their degree. The major consists of 45 credit hours of courses in New Media, Art, & Technology, divided between a required core and courses within a chosen concentration, including electives. The Bachelor of Science degree features an innovative multidisciplinary approach, with course work taught by faculty from a variety of fields. Concentrations Make the degree yours by choosing one of the following: Digital Media Graphic Design Web Design Mission New Media, Art, and Technology is a program that prepares students to... [-]

BSc Honours in Computer Networks and Communications

University of Westminster - Faculty of Science and Technology
Campus or Online Full time 3 - 4 years United Kingdom London

The course will give you the understanding, experience and flexibility to work at different levels with networked communication systems, from digital modulation through network architecture, routing and management. Our graduates have gone on to work for organisations such as BT, Cisco, Claranet, Dell, Google Enterprise, Hachette, HP, Huawei Technologies, JVC Europe and Quinix, as well as for smaller private companies. [+]

Communications technology requires knowledge of the interaction of hardware and software in complex networks. This course covers all aspects of computer networks, from the physical transmission of signals, through the protocols required for the safe transmission of data, to the end-to-end services built on the communications backbone. Wired and wireless networks are covered, and special emphasis is placed on the transportation of real-time audio and video media. There is also a strong focus on support and services for wired and wireless communication systems. The course will give you the understanding, experience and flexibility to work at different levels with networked communication systems, from digital modulation through network architecture, routing and management. Our graduates have gone on to work for organisations such as BT, Cisco, Claranet, Dell, Google Enterprise, Hachette, HP, Huawei Technologies, JVC Europe and Quinix, as well as for smaller private companies. Course content Westminster is a Cisco Networking Academy, and the course incorporates the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Security curriculum, giving you the opportunity to complete the CCNA Security qualification while studying for your degree. You will learn the fundamental principles of computing and network engineering, and develop the connection between these and a broad range of network systems (focusing particularly on transporting real-time audio and video media). You will also be encouraged to use initiative and confidence in approaching engineering problems, investigating solutions using a blend of analytical and practical skills. You will be able to take a year-long industry placement between Years 2 and 3,... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Strategic Communication

A-STATE Queretaro
Campus Full time 4 years July 2017 Mexico Queretaro USA Jonesboro + 2 more

Students graduating from this program will know and understand how to use advertising, public relations, social media, branding, crisis communication, media relations, research methods and evaluation tools to help organizations communicate and build relationships with their publics. [+]

BScs in Journalism and Mass Communication. Students graduating from this program will know and understand how to use advertising, public relations, social media, branding, crisis communication, media relations, research methods and evaluation tools to help organizations communicate and build relationships with their publics. Helping Organizations Communicate Effectively They will be prepared to work for advertising and public relations agencies, companies big and small, governmental agencies, and nonprofit operations such as universities, hospitals, museums and other non-governmental organizations. Students majoring in Strategic Communication will need to complete a Minor in Business. Course Requirements Required General Education Call Number Course Hours ENG 1003 Composition I 3 ENG 1013 Composition II 3 ENG 2013 World Literature since 1660 3 COM 1203 Oral Communication 3 ART 2503 Fine Arts Visual 3 HIST 2773 POSC 2103 U.S. History since 1876 OR Introduction to U.S. Government 3 PHSC 1014 Energy & The Environment 4 BIO 1063 People & The Environment 3 CIT 1503 Microcomputer Applications 3 MATH 2194 Survey of Calculus 4 CMAC 1003 Mass Communications for Modern Society 3 Strategic Communication Courses Call Number Course Hours AD 3023 Principles of Advertising 3 AD 4003 Account Planning & Management 3 CMAC 2053 Introduction to Visual Communications 3 CMAC 3001 Professional Seminar 3 CMAC 1001 Media Grammar and Style 3 CMAC 2003 Media Writing 3 CMAC 4073 Communications Law and Ethics 3 PR 3003 Public Relations Principles 3 PRAD 3143 Strategic Writing 3 PRAD 4213 Social Media in Strategic Communications 3 PRAD 4753 Strategic Communication Case Studies... [-]