Polytechnic of Namibia Bachelor of Communication Honours

The Bachelor of Communication Honours forms an integral part of the learning pathway for stude nts who are enrolled for the Bachelor of Communication degree at the Namibia University of Science and Technology. The development of this programme is in line with the vision of the Namibia University of Science and Technology, i.e. to be a premier university of science and technology, preparing leaders for t he new economy. This programme produces communication specialists and spin doctors that are vital for Namibia’s competitiveness as a global player.

Graduates of this programme will be able to contribute towards national development imperatives in the sense that for the economy to realise its development goals it needs to have highly qualified personnel in all disciplines, including Communication experts and professionals. Also, graduates will be adaptable and proactive solution providers of communication pr oblems in dynamic multicultural private and public organisations. Refer to section16 in this regard.

In order to be considered for admission to the Bachelor of Communication Honours, candidates must have a Bachelor of Communication degree or an equivalent qualification at NQF level 7 from a recognised insti tution, worth at least 360 credits.

Students who obtained their Bachelor degrees, or equivalent qualifications, from other Universities may be required to make up for any deficiencies as deemed necessary by the Department.

Career Possibilities:  Communication Managers, Speech Writers, Public Relations Officers, Press Liaison Officers
Modes of Study:  Part-time
Duration:  1 Year
Level of Programme:  Postgraduate
Course Code:  08BCOH