NUC PHASE OUT MASS COMM IN VARSITIES
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has scrapped Mass Communication degree in Nigerian Universities by merging it into seven separate degree programmes in order to meet current demands.
The Executive Secretary, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, who stated this, explained that this would take effect from the 2020 university admission year.
Speaking while interacting with Journalists in Abuja yesterday (Thursday 9th), the NUC Executive Secretary hinted that Mass Communication had been unbundled into Media Studies, Public Relations Studies, Cinematography and others.
According to him he said ”The seven new programmes/departments to be domiciled in a Faculty/School/College of Communication and Media Studies are Journalism and Media Studies, Public Relations, Advertising, Broadcasting, Film and Multi-Media Studies, Development Communication Studies, Information and Media Studies.’For publication of your news content, articles, videos or any other news worthy materials, please send to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org . For more enquiry, please call +234-903-332-9775 or whatsapp +234-803-792-3602. To place advert, please call 08037923602.