Category: Media & Communication Studies

Journalism & Media Studies Degree Programme in Nigerian Universities, Course Content, Code, Philosophy, Synopsis

This is one of the most popular degrees in communication schools across the world. It is among the seven courses to be offered in the school/faculty of communication in Nigerian Universities. This degree course is aimed at students who wish to study Journalism and Media. Media studies programmes take an integrated approach and a broader […]

Entry Requirements into 8 New Communication Programmes in Nigeria! Jambites Take Note

Now that Mass Communication has been phased out as a degree programme in Nigerian universities, you may be wondering whether the seven new departments/programmes that have replaced the phased out degree require WAEC/NECO certificates and JAMB subjects totally different from the ones required to gain admission into the ‘old mass communication’ programme. Well, nothing much […]

How to Join Association of Communication Scholars and Professionals of Nigeria

One of the most prominent and vibrant professional bodies in the field of communication and related disciplines in West Africa is the Association of Communication Scholars and Professionals of Nigeria (ACSPN). Becoming a member of this association provides a scholar in Nigeria’s communication environment with numerous advantages. First you have to understand what ACSPN aims […]

How Authoritarian Leaders Instigate Hatred Toward Journalists Worldwide, Study Finds

A study has suggested that authoritarian leaders across the world instigate hatred against journalists. A report released Thursday concludes disdain for journalists throughout the world has increased during the past year, due primarily to the behavior of authoritarian leaders. The 2019 World Press Freedom Index report, conducted by Reporters Without Borders, said “authoritarian regimes continue […]

Citizen Journalism! A Practice Bedevilled By ‘Pen Diarrhea’ Disease

Journalism is no longer a profession restricted to those who were trained full time or part time in mass communication or related disciplines. The internet age has opened up the journalism space for everyone who is interested in dissemination of information. This seems to make news gathering and dissemination exciting. But wait a minute, let […]

‘Zombie’ Quiz! See Lecturer and His Students During A Costume/Makeup Lecture

This is a bit weird but a lecturer and his students decided to take classroom teaching to another level. The unnamed lecturer in the department of Mass Communication, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), formerly Anambra State University. had a lecture on the role of costumes/makeup in communication, especially movies and stage performances. He decided to […]

Advertising Creative Strategies And Tactics! Course Compact

      COURSE COMPACT 2018/2019 Academic Session   Faculty: Social Sciences                                       Department: Mass Communication Course Code: MAC 351                            Unit(s): 2             Semester: First Course Title: Advertising Creative Strategies and Tactics Lecturer: Dr. Chinenye Nwabueze              Programme: B. Sc.    (A). BRIEF OVERVIEW OF COURSE This course discusses the principles, functions, and types of advertising […]

#BlastFromThePast! See Advert Production of Mass Comm. COOU Students done by 2015 (300 Level) Class (Smoove Advert Group) VIDEO

In our “Blast from the Past” series we roll out the practical activities of Advertising class, department of Mass Communication, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University. The students engage in advert productions once they get to 300 level. This practice dates back to about 10 years. We will be presenting the ones that are among the best […]

#BlastFromThePast! See Advert Production of Mass Comm. COOU Students done by 2015 (300 Level) Class (Chikki Animation Group) VIDEO

  In our “Blast from the Past” series we roll out the practical activities of Advertising class, department of Mass Communication, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University. The students engage in advert productions once they get to 300 level. This practice dates back to about 10 years. We will be presenting the ones that are among the […]

#BlastFromThePast! See Advert Production of Mass Comm. COOU Students done by 2014 (300 Level) Class (Olive Toothpaste Group) VIDEO

I had to post this one around 4.30am when most people were still sleeping so that no one would see it. Anybody who sees it accidentally at that time will be feeling sleepy and think he or she is watching Game of Thrones. Bear with us. Next time we will do better. But our intention […]