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Any kind of organization needs experienced and professional communicators to effectively share its messages and convey its vision.

Our mass communications programme offers opportunities in a variety of careers, from advertising and broadcasting to public relations, visual communications, journalism, and publishing.

Our Mass communications classes are carried out in diverse facilities such as advanced studios and media labs, in addition to field-trips and exclusive visits to TV and radio channels. 

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BA Mass Communications
About the Degree

BA Mass Communications 

The Mass Communications degree offers a range of opportunities like no other. Students learn to master a wide variety of skills in digital design, film and video-making, advertising, and public relations as well as multimedia and broadcast journalism.

Using state-of-the-art facilities and mentored by seasoned industry academics, students are well-equipped to embrace the job market after their 4 years conclude. Further to their class-based skills, the department’s student digital broadcast service (MCTV) along with field trips, expert workshops, and guest lectures. 

Earning this degree will open for you whole range of opportunities, including exploring publishing and PR, examining the ethical and legal aspects of journalism, developing your voice as a writer, and studying the context behind films. 

Why this programme?

  • As a UH-GAF student you will have access to the University of Hertfordshire’s StudyNet web-based facility, which allows students to access electronic teaching and learning resources from UH in the UK and have online discussions with faculties and students. 
  • Study and get hands-on experience by creating projects in modern, high-tech facilities and studios.
  • Gain knowledge from industry leaders and develop real-world skills to academic theories.

Progression Requirements:  From IFP to Level 4

Students are expected to meet the following requirements in the International Foundation Programme (IFP) to progress to Level 4. 
  • Achieve a grade of 40% in all other modules.

What i will study?

Foundation Year

Level Four

Level Five

Level Six

career opportunities

The UH-GAF Mass Communications graduate is equipped for employment across an impressive range of media spheres, ranging from public relations and advertising agencies to multiplatform and online journalism as well as film, TV, and new media production. 


Our industry-focussed programmes are designed to meet today’s national economic needs and our students learn in up-to-date facilities, specialist labs, using industry standard equipment and medical simulation suites. Consequently, our graduates are work-ready, with research-based subject knowledge, industry-based practice, and an employment focus to their ambitions.


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Screens & Stories: Mr. Sherif Amer Gives a Lecture at UH-GAF

April 21, 2024

Mass Communications students had an unforgettable session titled “Screens and Stories: An International TV Journey" by the prominent TV Presenter, Mr. Sherif Amer!

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