Department of Mass Communication | Final Year Project Topics
THE ROLE OF TELEVISION IN POLITICAL PERSUASION A CASE STUDY OF NTA KADUNA
» INTRODUCTION Mass communication is defined as message directed towards a large group people using a mass medium. It involves disseminating information to a large and widely dispersed audience mass communication is made possible through the help of mass media. That is to say mass media makes mass communication a reality mass media include television, radio newspaper magazines etc. Rese...Continue Reading »
35 pages | 265 engagements |
THE ROLE OF AFRICA INDEPENDENT TELEVISION IN PROMOTING POPULAR CULTURE AMONG YOU...
» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the Study In view of growing numbers of involuntary unemployed youth, governments need to apply appropriate strategies to promote the work culture among their peoples especially using national and mass media. National media and presses are expected to emphasize on the promotion of work culture, especially among the young generation so that ...Continue Reading »
60 pages | 206 engagements |
THE INFLUENCE OF AIT COVERAGE ON POST 2011 ELECTION SENTIMENTS AMONG RESIDENTS O...
» CHAPTER ONE BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY The Mass Media remain one of the most potent weapons in influencing time. This is why it has been observed that no event is considered significant if it failed to attract the attention of the media. Denis McQuail (1982) noted that “the media take the particular colouration of the environment they operate.” Media Organization in Nigeria both the print and ...Continue Reading »
48 pages | 149 engagements |
THE IMPACT OF MANAGEMENT STYLE OF NAGARTA RADIO ON REPORTERS AND PROGRAMMES PRO...
» CHAPTER ONE 1.1 INTRODUCTION A determining factor for the selection of Management or Leadership style of any media organisation is ownership and control. It is therefore not surprising that the Management Styles of some media organisations in Nigeria differ from one another, depending on the ownership pattern of the respective media organisations. The Management Style of every media organ...Continue Reading »
74 pages | 158 engagements |
THE EFFECT OF TWITTER SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES ON THE BEHAVIOUR OF SECONDARY SCHO...
» CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.0 BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY The internet is a global system of interconnected computers that uses the standard internet protocol suite (TCPT/IP) to serve billions of users worldwide (Wikipedia, 2011). Castells, (1996) it is a network of millions of private, public, academic, business, and government computer networks linked by a broad array of electronic and ...Continue Reading »
73 pages | 219 engagements |
THE EFFECT OF GOOD COMMUNICATION ON MINUTES WRITING AND PRODUCTION
» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 INTRODUCTION Production transact business through communication to both within and outside their area of operation. The business transacted can be relevant to their set objectives in one way or the other there is no doubt that such business transaction need to be coordinated for future references and smooth running of the production s...Continue Reading »
51 pages | 191 engagements |
TELEVISION AS A TOOL FOR NATIONAL INTEGRATION (A Case Study of N.T.A Kaduna)
» TELEVISION AS A TOOL FOR NATIONAL INTEGRATION (A Case Study of N.T.A Kaduna) CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION Television as a mass medium of communication has become a very important and most effective medium of communication ever since it invention. It synchronous transmission of audio and visual signal enable it to exert enormous influence on the society there by making it more compelling...Continue Reading »
38 pages | 193 engagements |
AVAILABILITY OF OFFICE EQUIPMENT AND ITS EFFECT ON OFFICE WORKERS PRODUCTIVITY I...
» AVAILABILITY OF OFFICE EQUIPMENT AND ITS EFFECT ON OFFICE WORKERS PRODUCTIVITY IN KADUNA POLYTECHNIC CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the study An office equipment have gone beyond manual typewriter, ink, pot, local storage facilities etc. into more complicated and effective modern office equipment. Some organization has embraced and purchases some of this equipment w...Continue Reading »
86 pages | 145 engagements |
AN ASSESSMENT OF NTA NATIONAL INTEGRATION PROGRAMME (A Case Study of Kaduna Met...
» AN ASSESSMENT OF NTA NATIONAL INTEGRATION PROGRAMME (A Case Study of Kaduna Metropolis) CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION The role of the media, particularly, television in advancing national integration is pivotal. Television has become a very important and an effective medium of mass communication since its invention. Its synchronous transmission of audio and visual signals enables i...Continue Reading »
70 pages | 163 engagements |
AN ANALYSIS OF GUARDIAN NEWSPAPER ON COVERAGE OF CRIME IN NIGERIA (JULY – DECE...
» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Any publication containing current public News, editorial, feature article and advertising printed for sale and published periodically or daily is seen as a newspaper. It belongs to the first category of the media whose other categories was built on, it is like other media which primary function is to inform, educate, enlighten, entertain and surveillance. Despite this, it...Continue Reading »
52 pages | 179 engagements |
THE PRESS WAR AGAINST POLITICAL INDISCIPLINE IN NIGERIA (A CASE STUDY OF THE PU...
» THE PRESS WAR AGAINST POLITICAL INDISCIPLINE IN NIGERIA (A CASE STUDY OF THE PUNCH NEWSPAPERS 1999 2007) CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0 BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY “Without information there is no accountability, Information is power and the more people who posses it, the more power is distributed”1 Journalism is more about dissemination of information which the press in Nigeria does dai...Continue Reading »
58 pages | 231 engagements |
A PRAGMATIC ANALYSIS OF SELECTED CARTOONS IN VANGUARD NEWSPAPER.
» A PRAGMATIC ANALYSIS OF SELECTED CARTOONS IN VANGUARD NEWSPAPER. CHAPTER ONE 1.0 GENERAL INTRODUCTION Pragmatics is a shift from strict grammatical rules to a situational language use.It is a linguistic theory that studies meaning from the perspectives of language users, communication code and socio cultural conventions. Hence, Mey (2007:6) asserts that “Pragmatic...Continue Reading »
73 pages | 224 engagements |
A CRITICAL DISCOURSE ANALYSIS OF EDITORIAL CARTOONS, SELECTED FROM THE GUARDIAN ...
» CHAPTER ONE 1.1 INTRODUCTION Language is the only endowment from God to humans, which makes us totally different from other creatures. Though, these other creatures have a language, yet they do not communicate intentionally, habitually and sensitively as humans do. Language is basically vocal, its use brought the need to converse and communicate.So then, the use of language in commu...Continue Reading »
33 pages | 252 engagements |
THE USE OF AFRICAN COMMUNICATION SYSTEM IN POLIO ERADICATION CAMPAIGN
» CHAPTER ONE 1.0 Introduction Communication, we know, does not exist in a vacuum. It is part of a total life environment, it is conditioned by a country's economy, technological infrastructure, politics, socio cultural traditions and goals, and its basic vision of society, or ideology. All this affects the media in a direct way. They, in turn, can have some effect on these conditions, at lea...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 409 engagements |
THE ROLE OF BROADCAST MEDIA IN MOBILIZING WOMEN FOR POLITICAL PARTICIPATION IN N...
» CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Women constitute a critical segment of the Nigeria population. They are active in the agriculture and economic sectors of the society and have also contributed immensely to the decolonization and general development of this great country. Women struggles date back to the 19th century when women like Amin...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 452 engagements |
SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS FOR SOCIAL MOBILIZATION IN THE SOCIETY-A COMPARATIVE STUDY
» SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS FOR SOCIAL MOBILIZATION IN THE SOCIETY A COMPARATIVE STUDY TABLE OF CONTENT Cover page Title page Approval page Dedication Abstract Acknowledgment Table of content CHAPTER ONE 1.0 Introduction 1.1 Background of the research 1.2 Statement of research problem 1.3 Objectives of the study 1.4 Significance of the study 1.5 ...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 324 engagements |
SOCIAL MEDIA NETWORK CONTRIBUTION TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY
» CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION The rise in popularity of social networking sites has led social networking to become a global phenomenon. After many countries gained Internet access, the increase in the use of Internet started influencing the economy and social life at the beginning of 20th century (Milano, Baggio & Piattelli, 2011). Later on, in the era of Web 2.0, as social netw...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 302 engagements |
NEWSPAPER OWNERSHIP AND EDITORIAL INDEPENDENCE A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF TIDE AN...
» CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION Editorial freedom or independence is the concept that editors in chief should have full authority over the editorial content of their journal. Like individual and national freedom or independence, it is a rhetorical concept whose realisation flows from internal achievement as much as it depends on external validation. From cov...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 358 engagements |
INFLUENCE OF BILLBOARD ADVERTISING OF STUDENTS ELECTIONEERING CAMPAIGN IN FIDEI ...
» CHAPTER ONE 1.0 Introduction Advertising has grown popular as a tool of academic inquiry, a field of professional practice and an index of modern business and politics. It has come to assume the center of modern marketing and it is one of the major forms of promotion on campaign. Billboard advertising has assumed a wider and prominent position on political campaign in recent times in Ni...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 427 engagements |
AGENDA SETTING ROLE OF TELEVISION IN THE COVERAGE OF 2015 GENERAL ELECTIONS IN P...
» CHAPTER ONE 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Television services were introduced in Nigeria on October 31st 1959 by the then Western Regional Government. Television is a mass communication medium used for transmitting sounds with moving images in monochrome (black and white), coloured, or in three dimensions. Television has always played an important role in the society especially in the...Continue Reading »
74 pages | 550 engagements |