Graduate Programs

Details & Semester Outlines for MS (Media Studies)

The Department of Media Sciences at SZABIST offers a 2-year evening MS degree program in Media Studies designed to prepare students for scholarly research and teaching roles. To be awarded an MS in Media Studies, students need to complete a total of 30 credit hours, which includes 8 courses and 6 credits of research or thesis. All students must complete their degree within five years.

Eligibility

For admission in MS Media Studies, candidates must possess a 4-year undergraduate degree or 16 years of equivalent relevant education (Social Sciences, Humanities, or Media) with minimum 55% marks/CGPA 2.5 from a university recognized by HEC. Candidates are also required to pass GAT General with minimum 50% score.

First Year

FALL SEMESTER
SPRING SEMESTER

MD5102 Media & Contemporary Culture

MD5212 Theories of Visual Culture

MD5207 Media Evolution and Innovation

MD5112 Media and Post-colonialism

MD5104 Research Methodology

MD5201 Communication for Social Change

Second Year

FALL SEMESTER
SPRING SEMESTER

MD5xxx Elective-I

MD5109 Thesis II

MD5xxx Elective-II

 

MD5109 Thesis I

 

ELECTIVES COURSES

MD5xxx Media, Politics, and Governance

MD5xxx Theories of Film and Television

MD5xxx Issues in International Media

MD5xxx Urban Geographies and Visual Cultures

MD5xxx Theories of Communication Design

MD5xxx Media, Art, and Technology