Entry Requirements


Criterion Description
0832- Crierion 5 Any qualification considered by the University to be equivalent to any of the above.
0832- Criterion 6 At least six (6) subjects CXC/GCE 'O' levels grades I, II, or III, or A, B, or C,respectively. Subjects must include English Language and Mathematics.
0832-Criteri 2 At least three (3) GCE 'A' level passes or six (6) CAPE passes, at the appropriate grades.
0832-Criterion 3 Diploma from a recognized University.
0832-Criterion 4 Diploma in Communication Studies with a G.P.A of 2.4 or higher.

Courses

First Year
First Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
DPC2109 Reporting and Writing 3: Specialised Journalism (Health and Environment) 4
HST2105 Survey of Guyanese History I 4
DPC2106 Broadcast 1: Introduction to Broadcast Journalism 1, Radio 4
MNG2100 Computer Studies I 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
DPC2206 Broadcast Reporting and Writing 2: Television 4
DPC2205 Reporting and Writing 2: In Depth Journalism 4
DPC2204 Online/Multi Media Journalism 4
DPC2209 Reporting and Writing 4: Specialised Journalism (Culture and Development) 4
Second Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
ZZZ2101 Elective (4 credits) 4 Foreign Language 1
DPC3108 Internship I 4
ZZZ2102 Elective (4 credits) 4 Any 4 credit course - consult HoD
DPC3105 Media Management (TV, Radio & Print) 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
DPC3209 Reporting & Writing: Specialised Journalism (Culture & Development) 4
ZZZ2201 Elective (4 credits) 4 Foreign Language 2
DPC3205 Advanced Print-Newspaper Photo journalism, Layout and Design 4
HST2205 Survey of Guyanese History II 4
Third Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
DPC4108 Internship II 4
ZZZ3101 Elective (4 credits) 4 Choose from DSW325, DSW328, DSW327, SOC410, SOC318, SOC416, SOC426
DPC4106 Advanced Broadcast : Radio Production 4
DPC4107 Introduction to Communications Research 4
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
DPC4207 Applied Communications Research 4
DPC4206 Advanced Broadcast I: Television Production 4
ZZZ3201 Elective (4 credits) 4 Choose from DSW325, DSW328, DSW327, SOC410, SOC318, SOC416, SOC426
DPC4208 Integrated Marketing Communication 1 4

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Faculty of Social Sciences

  • University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus
    Greater Georgetown
    Guyana
  • +592 222-4927
    +592 222-3575
  • fss@uog.edu.gy