Bachelor of Mass Communication
with Major in Journalism
Study Plan 126 Credit Hours 

  • Compulsory General Requirements: 8 Courses (24) CR.H

Course No.

Course Title

Prerequisite

CR.H.

0402101

Computer Applications

None

3

0401103

English for Developing Communication

None

3

0401104

English Skills for Academic Writing

0401103

3

0405102

Communications Skills in Arabic

None

3

0509101

Principles of Statistics

None

3

0406112

Culture and Islamic Studies

None

3

0407112

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

None

3

0407239

Ecosystems and Human Health

None

3

 

  • Elective General Requirements: 2 Courses (6) CR.H

Course No.

Course Title

Prerequisite

CR.H.

0407111

Critical and Creative Thinking

None

3

0407115

Psychology and Communications Skills

None

3

0407252

UAE Society

None

3

 

  • Requirements: 20 Courses (60) CR.H

Course No.

Course Title

Prerequisite

CR.H.

0602100

Introduction to New Media 

None

3

0603100

Introduction to Journalism 

None

3

0604100

Introduction to Public Relations

None

3

0609102

Applied Statistics 

0509101

3

0609105

Introduction to Economics 

None

3

0609115

Research Methodology 

0509101

3

0601200

Introduction to Sociology

None

3

0601235

Introduction to Political Science

None

3

0601250

Social Psychology

0407115

3

0601210

Geopolitics

None

3

0601205

Renewable Source of Energy

None

3

0601230

E-Commerce

None

3

0601101

Principles of Management

None

3

0601305

Translation 

0401104

3

0601350

Digital Photography

None

3

0601340

Media Ethics and Legislation

None

3

0601320

Communication Theories 

None

3

0601330

Artistic and Literary Criticism 

0405102

3

0601310

Multimedia 

None

3

0601345

Public Opinion

None

3

 

  • College Elective Courses: 3 Courses (9) CR.H 

Course No.

Course Title

Prerequisite

CR.H.

0601215

Media and Crisis Management 

None

3

0601245

Ceremonies and Protocol 

0604100

3

0601260

Social Marketing 

0601250

3

0601265

Management of Media Institutions 

None

3

0601275

Principle of Designing

None

3

0601270

Graphic Design 

None

3

 

  • Compulsory Specialization Courses: 9 Courses (27) CR.H

Course No.

Course Title

Prerequisite

CR.H.

0603205

Journalism Editing (1)

None

3

0603215

Journalism Editing (2)

0603205

3

0603350E

Data Journalism (E)

0603100, 0401104

3

0603345E

E- Journalism (E)

0603100, 0401104

3

0603430

Photojournalism 

0603215

3

0603210

Layout 

0603100

3

0603445

Specialized Journalism

0603345E

3

0603448

Internship (Journalism)

90 CR. H

3

0603450

Graduation Project (Journalism)

Graduation Semester

3