Bachelor of Social Science in Journalism for Electronic & Print Media

(Course Outline)
The Department of Journalism and Media offers the degree of Bachelor of Social Science in Journalism for Electronic & Print Media. Within this program, our goal is to prepare students both theoretically and practically: theoretically so their education will serve them well during their career, and practically so they are prepared to go into the workplace following graduation and perform in a highly acceptable manner. Our graduate students will expect to obtain an education, which includes components of professionalizing their journalism in electronic and print media specialty, obtaining graduate-level research skills and broadening their education. The university provides an academic environment, which includes state-of-the-art equipment and facilities both for students and faculty and opportunities for faculty members to enhance their teaching skills and conduct research of assistance to both the university and the journalism profession. The faculty's commitment, in turn, is to offer a quality program of education and to research, publish, and speak on subjects and in forums, which add to both the reputations of the faculty member and the institution.
A graduate of Journalism & Media Studies department of Stamford University will be competent for the following jobs: 1. Editor 2. Reporter 3. Producer 4. Publisher 5. Photo Journalist 6. Video Editor 7. Sub-editor 8. Copy-editor 9. Translator 10. Presenter 11. Media Manager 12. Media Market Researcher 13. Media Researcher 14. Communication Officer 15. Ad Maker 16. Public Relation Officer 17. Media Advocacy Officer 18. NGO Executive 19. Feature Reporter 20. Development Worker 21. Web-Journalist 22. Civil Services
Duration of the Program:
The duration of Bachelor of Social Science in Journalism for Electronic & Print Media program is 4 academic years.
Total Credit Hours Requirement:
Bachelor of Social Science in Journalism for Electronic & print Media program consists of 45 Courses and minimum 136.0 Credit Hours.
Program Structure:
Graduation:

SL Course Code Course Title Cr.Hr. Prerequisite
1 BAG 101 Introduction to Bengali Literature 3
2 CSE 101 Fundamentals of Computer Science 3
3 ECO 406 Economics of Management and Entrepreneurship Devel 3
4 ECON 319 Economics 3
5 ENGL 100 English Fundamentals 3
6 ENGL 101 Composition 3
7 ENGL 102 Public Speaking 3
8 IR 101 International Affairs 3
9 JU 101 Origin and Development of Journalism 3
10 JU 102 Concepts of Journalism 3
11 JU 103 Concepts of Communication 3
12 JU 201 News Gathering and Writing 3
13 JU 202 Editing 3
14 JU 203 Interpersonal,Organization & Public Communication 3
15 JU 204 Political & Administrative Development in BD 3
16 JU 205 Laws Relating to Journalism 3
17 JU 206 Contemporary Bangladesh Affairs 3
18 JU 207 Contemporary World Affairs 3
19 JU 208 Journalistic English 3
20 JU 209 Introduction to Statistics 3
21 JU 210 Ethics of Journalism 3
22 JU 211 Social Process And Institutions 3
23 JU 301 Comprehensive Reporting 3 JU 201
24 JU 302 Comprehensive Editing 3
25 JU 303 Feature Writing 3
26 JU 304 Electronic Journalism 3
27 JU 305 Mass Communication 3 JU 103
28 JU 306 Development Communication 3
29 JU 307 Mass Media Research 3
30 JU 308 Media and Society 3
31 JU 309 Media Management 3
32 JU 310 Environmental Reporting 3
33 JU 311 Economic and Financial Reporting 3
34 JU 314 Film Theory and Appreciation 3
35 JU 316 Editorial Writing 3
36 JU 324 Electronic Journalism 6
37 JU 401 Depth Reporting 3 JU 301
38 JU 402 Newspaper Editing and Display 3
39 JU 403 Broadcast Techniques and Technology 3
40 JU 404 Public Relations 3
41 JU 405 Communication Theories 3 JU 305
42 JU 406 Advertising 3
43 JU 407 Sports Reporting 3
44 JU 408 Public Affairs Reporting 3
45 JU 409 Computer Assisted Reporting 3
46 JU 410 Web Journalism 3
47 JU 411 Editing and Desktop Publishing 3
48 JU 412 Video Communication 3
49 JU 414 Magazine Editing and Display 3
50 JU 415 Media Advocacy 3
51 JU 421 Art of Presentation for Radio TV & Stage 3
52 JU 422 Video Communication 6
53 MCJ 102 Concepts of Journalism 3
54 ORE 101 Freshmen Orientation 0.5
55 ORE 102 Continuous Orientation 2
56 ORE 103 Professional Orientation 1.5
57 SOC 113 Bangladesh Studies 3