Completion Requirements

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

There are no specific examination regulations, assessment and grading methods employed by this Program. The examination regulations, assessment methods and grading system for this Program are the same as the relevant general university regulations.

Graduation Requirements

Students are eligible for graduation after successfully completing 90 ECTS credits listed in the Program Structure. In particular, students are required to successfully complete 30 ECTS credits for the general courses of the program, 30 ECTS credits for the courses of the selected specialization and 30 ECTS credits for the dissertation.

Furthermore, a student can graduate only if their CGPA is greater or equal to 5.00 out of 10.00.

Graduating students with a CGPA less than 5.00 might have to take extra courses or repeat a number of courses in order to improve their grades.

Access to Further Studies

The program of Mass Media and Journalism in the Society of Information constitutes the basis for the graduates’ further education on a doctoral level.

Contact Information

Dr. Sotiris Theocharides
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Frederick University
Address: 7, Y. Frederickou Str.
Pallouriotisa, Nicosia 1036
Cyprus
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Media, Journalism and Schooling

Course Structure Diagram


SEMESTER 1
CodeNameECTS
ICC501MEDIA AND THE INFORMATION SOCIETY7
ICC502COMMUNICATION RESEARCH METHODS8
ICC503STRATEGIC COMMUNICATION8
ICE520MEDIA IMAGES OF EDUCATION AND PUBLIC OPINION7
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 2
CodeNameECTS
ICE521SCHOOLING AND MEDIA USES8
ICE522CULTURAL CAPITAL AND THE MEDIA 7
ICE523MEDIA EDUCATION8
ICE524SOCIAL MEDIA AND EDUCATION7
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 3
CodeNameECTS
ICC590THESIS30
TOTAL30

Admission Requirements

Specific Admission Requirements

There are no specific admission requirements for this Program. Candidates can be admitted to the Program only if they satisfy the general admission requirements of the University.

Recognition of Prior Learning

There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning for this Program. Candidates can be granted transfer credits according to the general arrangements for recognition of prior learning of the University.

Media, Journalism and Crises

Course Structure Diagram


SEMESTER 1
CodeNameECTS
ICC501MEDIA AND THE INFORMATION SOCIETY7
ICC502COMMUNICATION RESEARCH METHODS8
ICC503STRATEGIC COMMUNICATION8
ICJ520WAR, PROPAGANDA AND THE MEDIA7
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 2
CodeNameECTS
ICJ521NEWS GATHERING AND RESEARCH JOURNALISM7
ICJ522HUMANITARIAN CRISES, CULTURAL DIPLOMACY AND THE MEDIA8
ICJ523ECONOMIC CRISES AND THE MEDIA8
ICJ524NEW MEDIA AND JOURNALISM IN PERIOD OF CRISIS7
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 3
CodeNameECTS
ICC590THESIS30
TOTAL30