BS Media Studies

Objectives

The objective of this program is to:

•  Foster students’ ability to express and communicate ideas, arguments, historical findings, and creative insights.

• Develop writing skills in both analytical and creative contexts

• Express using emerging media technologies.

• Apply theoretical concepts to creative work and experiential insights about production to their intellectual research.

• Pursue specific interests in digital media, television and film studies, video and audio production, print, radio and television journalism, photography, public relations, and popular culture studies.

Role and Scope

Graduates can work in a variety of arenas, including social media, television, radio, public relations, film, and news writing and production.

semesters and courses

  • Duration

    8 Semesters, 4 years

  • Eligibility

    Intermediate with minimum 45% marks or equivalent

  • credit hours
    required

    132

  • Fee Rs

    999,768

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-103 English – I 3(3-0)
IS-105 Islamic Studies 2(2-0)
MS-101 Introduction to Communication 3(3-0)
IT-102 Computer Skills 3(3-0)
MS-102 Introduction to Television 3(3-0)
MS-103 Audio/Video Technologies 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours: 17
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-111 English – II 3(3-0)
PS-106 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
MS-111 Contemporary World Media 3(3-0)
STAT-111 Statistics 3(3-0)
MS-112 Introduction to Visual Communication Theories 3(3-0)
MS-113 Audio/Video Technologies II 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours: 17
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-201 English – III 3(3-0)
Urdu-202 Functional Urdu 3(3-0)
NA-203 National & International Affairs 3(3-0)
Math-204 Mathematics 3(3-0)
MS-205 Film Aesthetics 3(3-0)
PTG-206 Photography 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours: 18
 
 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-211 English IV 3(3-0)
MS-212 Mass Media in Pakistan 3(3-0)
MS-213 Writing Workshop 3(3-0)
PJ-214 Photojournalism 3(3-0)
MC-215 Film Theory 3(3-0)
DA-221 Introduction to 2D Animation 3(1-2)
  Credit Hours: 18

 

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-301 News Reporting & Writing 3(3-0)
JLM-302 Broadcast Journalism 3(3-0)
JLM-303 Online Journalism 3(3-0)
MS-304 Media & Audience 3(3-0)
MS-305 Theories of Communication 3(3-0)
DA-311 Introduction to 3D and 2D Hybrid Animation 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours: 18

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DSN-311 Sub Editing & Page Designing 3(2-1)
ENG-312 Feature, Column & Editorial Writing 3(2-1)
RM-313 Research Methods 3(3-0)
MS-314 Documentary I 3(3-0)
MS-315 Advertising, Promotion & Public Relation 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours: 15

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
MS-401 Documentary II 3(3-0)
MS-402 Video Editing 3(3-0)
MS-403 Media Ethics and Laws 3(3-0)
MS-404 News Writing & Production 3(3-0)
MS-405 Television Journalism 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours: 15

 

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
MS-411 Research Report 4(4-0)
MS-412 Media Management & Marketing 3(3-0)
MS-413 Documentary or Specialized Journalism 3(3-0)
MS-414 Internship 4(4-0)
  Credit Hours: 14
  Total Credit Hours: 132