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BACHELOR OF ARTS IN COMMUNICATION

Revised per CHED Memo No. 10 series of 2010

Effective 2015-2016

 

First Year – First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Lecture

Lab

Unit

Pre-requisite

ENG01

Study and Thinking Skills in English

3

 

3

 

FIL01

Komunikasyon sa Akademikong Filipino

3

 

3

 

SSC02

Socio Anthropology w/ Family Planning & HIV-AIDS

3

 

3

 

HUM02

Ethics

3

 

3

 

MAT01

General Mathematics

3

 

3

 

NSC01

Biological Science

2

1

3

 

PED01

Physical Fitness

2

 

2

 

NSTP01

National Services Training Program

(3)

 

(3)

 

ICT01

Introduction to IT/WP/SS/etc.

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

23

 

 

First Year – Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Lecture

Lab

Unit

Pre-requisite

ENG03

Speech and Oral Communication

3

 

3

ENG01

FIL02

Pagbasa at Pagsulat Tungo sa Pananaliksik

3

 

3

FIL01

SSC01

General Psychology

3

 

3

 

HUM01

Introduction to Humanities, Visual Arts and Music

3

 

3

 

MAT02

College Algebra

3

 

3

MAT01

NSC02

Physical Science

3

 

3

 

PED02

Rhythmic Activities

2

 

2

 

NSTP02

National Services Training Program

(3)

 

(3)

 

ICT02

Application Software

3

 

3

ICT01

 

 

 

 

23

 

 

Second Year – First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Lecture

Lab

Unit

Pre-requisite

ENG02

Writing in the Discipline

3

 

3

ENG01

FIL03

Masining na Pagpapahayag

3

 

3

FIL01

LIT01

Literature of the Philippines

3

 

3

 

SSC06

Politics and Governance

3

 

3

 

MAT03

Elementary Statistics

3

 

3

MAT01

MAT02

COM01

Introduction to Communication Media

3

 

3

 

COM11

Journalism Principles & Practices

3

 

3

ENG02

PED03

Individual/Dual Games Sports

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

 

23

 

 

Second Year – Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Lecture

Lab

Unit

Pre-requisite

NSC03

Environmental Science

3

 

3

NSC01

LIT02

Literatures of the World

3

 

3

 

SSC03

Life and Works of Rizal

3

 

3

 

HUM03

Logic of Man

3

 

3

 

SSC04

Philippine History

3

 

3

 

COM02

Communication Theories

3

 

3

COM01

 

COM17

Science and Health Communication

3

 

3

COM01

COM11

PED04

Team Sports/Games

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

 

23

 

 

Third Year – First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Lecture

Lab

Unit

Pre-requisite

SSC05

Basic Economics

3

 

3

 

COM07

Broadcasting Principles and Practices

3

 

3

COM01

COM02

CW

Creative Writing

3

 

3

 

COM16

Radio and Television Production

3

 

3

COM01

COM02

COM15

Organizational Communication

3

 

3

COM01

COM02

COM03

Introduction to Communication Research

3

 

3

COM01

COM02

SSC01a

Psychology of Personality

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

21

 

 

Third Year – Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Lecture

Lab

Unit

Pre-requisite

RES01

Methods of Research

3

 

3

MAT03

COM10

Introduction to Information and Communication Technology lab

3

 

3

ICT01

ICT02

COM02

COM06

Advertising Principles and Practices

3

 

3

COM01

COM02

COM04

Communication and Society

3

 

3

COM01

COM02

TA

Theater Arts

3

 

3

CW

COM12

Desktop Publishing lab

3

 

3

ICT01

ICT02

 

 

 

 

18

 

 

Summer

Course Code

Course Title

Lecture

Lab

Unit

Pre-requisite

COM19

Internship

3

 

3

Should have passed thesis proposal defense and completed all major subjects from first to third year

 

 

3

 

3

 

 

Fourth Year – First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Lecture

Lab

Unit

Pre-requisite

ED5a

Principles of Teaching and Media Technology

3

 

3

COM03

COM07

RES02

Thesis Writing

3

 

3

RES01

COM14

Introduction to Film

3

 

3

COM01

COM02

CW

COM05

Communication Media Laws and Ethics

3

 

3

Senior standing

FL

Foreign Language

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

15

 

 

Fourth Year –Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Lecture

Lab

Unit

Pre-requisite

COM08

Communication Management and Entrepreneurship

3

 

3

Senior standing

COM18

Visual Communication

3

 

3

COM03

COM09

Introduction to Development Communication

3

 

3

COM01

COM02

COM04

EC

Environmental Communication

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

12

 

 

CURRICULUM OF BACHELOR OF ARTS IN COMMUNICATION

 

Curriculum Outline

 

No. Of Subjects

Equivalent Units per Subject

Total Unit

GENERAL EDUCATION SUBJECT

           25              

 

             75

Language and Literature

       8

 

24

English

3

3

 

Filipino

3

3

 

Literature

2

3

 

Mathematics and Natural Sciences

       6

 

18

Mathematics

3

3

 

Natural Sciences

3

3

 

Humanities and Social Sciences

       9

 

27

Humanities

 

         

 

Arts

1

3

 

Ethics

1

3

 

Logic of Man

1

3

 

Social Sciences

 

 

 

Basic Economics

1

3

 

General Psychology

1

3

 

Politics and Governances

1

3

 

Society and Culture

1

3

 

Mandated Subjects

 

 

 

Life and Works of Rizal

1

3

 

Philippine History

1

3

 

Information and Communication Technology

       2

 

6

Introduction to IT/WP/SS/etc.

1

3

 

Application Software

1

3

 

CORE COURSES

       5

 

            15

Introduction to Communication Media

1

3

 

Introduction to Communication Theory

1

3

 

Introduction to Communication Research

1

3

 

Communication and Society

1

3

 

Communication Media Laws and Ethics

1

3

 

REQUIRED COURSES

       6

 

            18

Journalism Media Principles and Practices

1

3

 

Advertising Principles and Practices

1

3

 

Introduction to Development Communication

1

3

 

Introduction to Information and Communication Technology lab

1

3

 

Broadcasting Principles and Practices

1

3

 

Communication Management and Entrepreneurship

1

3

 

ELECTIVES

            13

 

            36

Communication Related

       7

 

21

Radio and Television Production

1

3

 

Organizational Communication

1

3

 

Sciences and Health Communication

1

3

 

Desktop Publishing

1

3

 

Introduction to Film

1

3

 

Visual Communication

1

3

 

Environmental Communication

1

3

 

Social Sciences and Humanities

       5

 

15

Psychology of Personality

1

3

 

Principles of Teaching and Media Technology

1

3

 

Foreign Language

1

3

 

Creative Writing

1

3

 

Theater Arts lab

1

3

 

THESIS/SPECIAL PROJECT AND INTERNSHIP

              2

 

             9

Thesis

2

3

 

Internship

1

3

 

Physical Education

4

2

             8

National Service Training Program (NSTP)*

2

3

             6

SUMMARY OF UNITS

 

 

 

General Education Courses

25

 

75

Core Courses

5

 

15

Required Courses

5

 

15

Electives

12

 

36

Thesis/Special project and Internship

2

 

9

Physical Education

4

 

8

National Service Training Program (NSTP) 

2

 

(6)

TOTAL NUMBER OF UNITS

 

 

161

 

*NSTP is not included in the total number of units

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