Diploma in Television Journalism

About the Program

We run a two-years Diploma in Television Journalism

Entry requirements:

Applicants Must:

  • Attain an acceptable standard in the Use of English (compulsory) and three other subjects.
  • Obtain an application form from Portal
  • Sit and obtain acceptable score in the Entrance Examination

Courses List

Diploma 1

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HourLevelSemester
COM101Introduction To Computing21First
CSK401Comm. Skills (Business Correspondent)21First
GNS103Citizenship Education21First
BCJ101Introduction to Mass Communication21First
BCJ103Literature in English21First
BCJ105Introduction to News Writing21First
BCJ107History of Nigerian Media21First
BCJ109Introduction to Broadcasting21First
BCJ111Introduction to Broadcast Sound21First
BCJ113Broadcast Production31First
BCJ115Principles of News Reporting21First
BCJ117News Production Workshop21First
BCJ119Current Affairs Production21First
FTP105Editing Techniques I31First
COM122Introduction to the Internet21Second
CSK402Comm. Skills (Investigative Reporting)21Second
BCJ102English for Broadcasting31Second
BCJ104Principles of News Writing21Second
BCJ106Mass Communication Theories I.21Second
BCJ108Script Writing I21Second
BCJ110Research Methods I21Second
BCJ112Principles of Public Relations31Second
BCJ114Principles of Advertising31Second
BCJ116Integrated Marketing Communication21Second
BCJ118Photography and Photojournalism I.31Second

Diploma 2

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HourLevelSemester
BCJ201Mass Communication Theories II22First
BCJ203News Presentation32First
BCJ205Photography and Photojournalism II32First
BCJ207Investigative Journalism22First
BCJ209Directing Techniques22First
BCJ211Radio Production32First
BCJ213Media Law and Ethics22First
BCJ215Online Reporting32First
BCJ217Script Writing II22First
BCJ219Research Methods II22First
BCJ221Research Methods Ii22First
CSK501Comm. Skills (Basic Communication)22First
EDP201Introduction to Entrepreneurship22First
BCJ202Development Communication (Educational Communication)22Second
BCJ204Specialized Reporting (Political, Economic and Economic Reporting22Second
BCJ206Broadcast Management22Second
BCJ208Peace and Conflict Reporting22Second
BCJ210Outside Broadcast (OB) Directing32Second
BCJ212Specialized Practical in Journalism22Second
BCJ214Final Year Project32Second
CSK502Communication Skills (Project Reports)22Second
EDP202Practice of entrepreneurship22Second
FTP236Editing techniques II32Second

Department Contact Info

Old Government House Close,
Rayfield, Jos,
Plateau State. Nigeria


Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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