Bachelor in Journalism and Mass Communication Syllabus TU
Bachelor level curriculum of Journalism and Mass communications under Tribhuvan University have undergone significant changes over the years. It has been modified to address the changing global as well as domestic media landscape from the beginning to a two-year programme in the 1980s. In the 1990 the course was upgraded to a three-year amual programme.
Furthermore, from 2001 higher level of education on journalism and mass communications has been extended. The University, in order to strengthen overall journalism and mass communication education in the country, has launched the four year bachelor degree course from the year 2019. The objective of the four years’ journalism and mass communications education is to address the changing media landscape around the world. The students after completing this course will be able to comprehend and to address specific knowledge, skills of journalism and mass communications. In the broader spectrum, this study also aims to apply the knowledge and skills of different levels human communication.
Some details of this Bachelor’s course are as follows:
Course Features of Journalism and Mass communication
The main goal of this course is to acquaint students with the basic concepts and theoretical approaches to role of media and mass communication theories.
Specific Objective of Journalism and Mass communication
To enable students to explain the key concepts of and approaches to the importance of studying journalism, mass media including social media and mass communication in the historical, as well as its conceptual perspectives.