Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Igbariam Campus, Anambra State, Nigeria COURSE COMPACT 2018/2019 Academic Session Faculty: Social Sciences Department: Mass Communication Course Code: MAC 816 Unit(s): 2 Semester: Second Course Title:Gender And Communication Studies Lecturer: Dr. Chinenye Nwabueze Programme: M.Sc (A). BRIEF OVERVIEW OF COURSE This course discusses the concepts of […]
We discussed theories of Public Relations and relevance of New Media in Financial Public Relations. Each candidate was given an essay to work on. Submit your answer as response to this post. Deadline is 9pm today.
A Business relations manager requires case study research skills in proffering solutions to challenges faced by his or her company. A case study is a research strategy that investigates a phenomenon within its real-life context. Case studies are based on an in-depth investigation of a single individual, group or event to explore the causes of underlying […]
Recall that we discussed financial public relations in class where we said the Financial Public Relations (FPR) executive in Nigeria should always engage in Environmental scanning to keep abreast with issues that might affect his establishment. We also noted that the FPR person also requires the skills of a public relations executive without specifically focusing […]
We discussed gender ‘in-betweens’ in our last offline meeting. We examined gender, communication and culture in modern society and found that the African society has a more conservative perception of gender than the western society. While African societies see gender strictly from the binary point of view, the western world have a more liberal, non-binary […]
In our last class we discussed the multifaceted meaning of gender, not restricted to the most common definition of the term from the binary perspective. We saw that gender means more than the binaries in contemporary world. Our interest is to assess how various genders and gendered perceptions impact the communication process. To begin with, […]
We’ve had two crucial lectures on how to begin your seminar papers with virgin topics that will elicit interesting findings. The topics cannot be made available here in a bid to guarantee that they are exclusive to candidates they were structured for. However, we do not know those interested in carrying on with this seminar […]
Introduction Definition of key concepts : Ethics, Professionalism, media practice Dual perspective of press as business and public service Defining a profession (jobs that are professions and those professionalising) Ethical issues in media practice Professional issues in media practice Social media and ethical issues: Digital Darwinism (survival of the loudest) Cheque book journalism versus brown […]