Mass Communication, B.A. | American University of Sharjah (AUS) | Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
48 months
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102960 AED/year
102960 AED/year
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About

The Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication program from American University of Sharjah (AUS) aims to prepare a new generation of communicators who combine talent and technical digital knowledge to create and manage content relevant to corporate and non-profit sectors. 

Overview

The Department of Mass Communication’s two concentrations in Journalism and Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) seek to engage students with the latest media industry trends through both on-campus and field learning and training. Our program’s focal areas in digital storytelling, multiplatform communications, multimedia journalism, social media, infographics and social analytics are meant to create full alignment with fast-changing markets.

Program Mission

The Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication program from American University of Sharjah (AUS) seeks to provide students with a balanced foundation of professional competencies involving digital storytelling, social media, integrated communications and academic knowledge of the discipline of mass communication in general and the department’s specific professional concentrations: Journalism and Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) in particular.

Program Outcomes

Upon graduation from the Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication program, students should be able to:

  • articulate the dominant quantitative and qualitative research methods and paradigms found in the discipline of mass communication and to employ these research methods in their professional careers
  • demonstrate an understanding of the role that mass media (including new digital/social media) play in the production of everyday life, culture and belief
  • employ digital story-telling, multi-platform, social and integrated communications techniques in the production of content

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Video Skills 
  • Mass Communication Studies
  • Theories of Mass Communication
  • Writing for Mass Communication
  • Mass Communication Research Methods and Data Analytics
  • Mass Communication Law and Ethics
  • Mass Communication Internship
  • Principles of Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Case Studies in Integrated Marketing Communications

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must be awarded the full IB Diploma with six subjects (excluding Islamic Education) with at least three in the higher level, and attain a minimum score of 24 points.
  • Applicants who were not awarded the IB Diploma but received the IB certificate can apply and will be assessed based on the provided high school credentials.
  • official secondary school certificate certified by the appropriate authorities*
  • Certificate of Equivalency from the UAE Ministry of Education. This excludes Thanaweyya 'Ammah.
  • official grade reports of the last three secondary school classes certified by the appropriate authorities
  • colored passport scan
  • English Language Proficiency Test Scores
  • Applicants studying in the UAE are required to submit EmSAT test scores as applicable to the major.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    102960 AED/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 102960 AED per year during 48 months.
  • National

    102960 AED/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 102960 AED per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sharjah

3400 - 5200 AED /month
Living costs

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find Bachelor's scholarship opportunities for Mass Communication.

Available Scholarships

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1000000 INR
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Education Future International Scholarship
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Education Future
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Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
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ACES Education Fund
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
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Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Coupons Plus Deals “Save for Future” Scholarship
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Coupons Plus Deals
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
26 Jun 2024
Ramage Law Group Adopted Child Scholarship
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The Ramage Law Group
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Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
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Independent provider
Grant
25000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
IOI Open Infrastructure Pilot Fund
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Invest in Open Infrastructure (IOI)
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Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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Independent provider
Grant
10000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
Global Innovation Challenge
Merit-based Need-based

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Social Shifters
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Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
The Bill Walsh Scholarship
Merit-based

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ACES: The Society for Editing
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Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
01 Mar 2024
WMI Scholars Program
Merit-based

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Wells Mountain Foundation
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Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
The MyUS Community Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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MyUS
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Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
Dermadry Hyperhidrosis Scholarship
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Dermadry
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Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
iVisa Annual Scholarship
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iVisa
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Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
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IELTS from 6 to 9
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
29 Feb 2024
Voice Talent Online Scholarship
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Voice Talent Online
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
Go Digital Scholarship Program
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Jelvix
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
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Florida Rentals
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
17 Sep 2024
$1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship
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StudyCorgi
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
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IvyPanda
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Independent provider
Grant
750 USD
Deadline
23 Nov 2024
Studybay Fall Essay Contest
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Studybay
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Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Anonymous Hope Fund
Merit-based Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
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Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTSing Scholarship
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IELTSing
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
High School Essay Contest
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International Bipolar Foundation
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 GBP
Deadline
Not specified
Pearl Lemon Scholarship
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Pearl Lemon
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Independent provider
Grant
965 USD
Deadline
Anytime
Dr. Martin Blank – SYB Scholarship
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Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Biotin Xtreme Hair Care Annual Scholarship 2023: Empowering The Future Of Hair Care
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