Islamia University starts BA Honours in Media Studies
BAHAWALPUR, June 5(Dawn): The Islamia University has decided to introduce a
four-year Honours in Media Studies at bachelor's level from the next academic
session. Department of Media Studies chairman Prof Dr Jahangir Kabir said on
Monday this worldwide recognised programme was being launched in compliance with
the HEC policy.
The chairman said the two-year master's curriculum has
been reviewed and revised with a view to make it compatible with the needs of
the present day requirement in the print and electronic media.
three language courses in English, Chinese and Arabic would also be taught to
the students. The department, which had already an FM radio and a media lab,
would be a centre of excellence for the media studies.