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Mass Communications (Concentration in Journalism - Broadcast)

Virginia Commonwealth University

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
36048 USD/year
36048 USD/year
14710 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture offers a Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications (Concentration in Journalism - Broadcast) program at Virginia Commonwealth University in one of three areas: advertising, journalism or public relations. 

Overview

The concentration in advertising prepares students for careers at advertising agencies, marketing departments of corporations or service organizations and media companies.

Learning outcomes

Upon completing this Mass Communications (Concentration in Journalism - Broadcast) program at Virginia Commonwealth University, students will know and know how to do the following:

  • Write correctly and clearly in forms and styles appropriate for the communication professions, audiences and purposes they serve.
  • Conduct research and evaluate information by methods appropriate to the communication professions in which they work.
  • Critically evaluate their own work and that of others for accuracy and fairness, clarity, appropriate style and grammatical correctness.
  • Apply tools and technologies appropriate for the communication professions in which they work.
  • Apply basic numerical and statistical concepts.
  • Think critically, creatively and independently.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the history and role of professionals and institutions in shaping communications.
  • Understand and apply the principles and laws appropriate to the communication professions in which they work, including copyright and trademark law.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the diversity of groups in a global society in relationship to communications.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of professional ethical principles and work ethically.
  • Understand concepts and apply theories in the use and presentation of images and information.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Communications
  • Curiousness
  • Journalism Writing
  • Story
  • Public Relations
  • Global Health and Social Media

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
70
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic documentation
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Additional academic requirements and regulations
  • Foreign transcripts
  • Financial certification
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36048 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36048 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    14710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14710 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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