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This programme provides basic knowledge of the broadcasting world and exposes the basic aspects of broadcasting journalism. 

Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Endorsement & Recognition: 

This programme is recognized and endorsed by the Seychelles Qualifications Authority (SQA), established under the Seychelles Qualifications Authority Act of 2005. 

Communication Studies
Entry Requirements: 

Age Experience - 19 Years Above 
Language Proficiency - Yes
Pre-requisites - No

Note: To enter the Bachelor of Mass Communications (Hons) programmes (Pathway) applicants will need to have the following pre-requisites:


i. A pass in senior high school or its equivalent with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.00) in any 2 subjects and a credit in English at O level or its equivalent;           

ii. A Level or its equivalent with a minimum Grade E in any 2 subjects and a credit in English at O level or its equivalent;  

iii Matriculation/Foundation with CGPA 2.00 and a credit in English at O level or its equivalent; 

iv Diploma or equivalent with a min. CGPA of 2.00 and a credit in English at O level or its equivalent;

 v. A Diploma in Media and Communication or its equivalent

  1. Introduction to Broacasting                                                                               
  2. Introduction to Radio (1)                                                                                    
  3. Introduction to Radio (2)                                                                                    
  4. Radio Fundamental                                                                               
  5. Introduction to Television (1)                                                                            
  6. Introduction to Television (2)                                                                            
  7. The Foundation of Tv Production                                                                                    
  8. News or Story Gathering                                                                                    
  9. Writing for Broadcast (1)                                                                                    
  10. Writing for Broadcast (2)                                                                                    
  11. Interviewing Skills (1)                                                                            
  12. Interviewing Skills (2)                                                                            
  13. The Professional Broadcast Journalist                                                                            
  14. The Public and Audiences                                                                                                                                                          

Assignment - 60%
Final Exam - 40%

Credit Transfer: 
Upon successful completion of this Micro-credential certification in Understanding Broadcasting (BMC), students will be able to transfer grades and credits into the following programme(s):
  1. Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons)
Continuing Education: 
Upon successful completion of this Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons) programme and meeting the necessary entry requirements, students will be able to progress into the following programme(s):
  1. Master of Arts in Corporate Communication
Career Opportunities: 

Broadcast Journalist, Radio Show Host, Broadcast Technician