Department of Communication and Media Studies

Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts (4 years)

Center of Development

First Year - First Term
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First Year - Second Term
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Second Year - First Term
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Second Year - Second Term
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Third Year - First Term
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Third Year - Second Term
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Fourth Year - First Term
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Fourth Year - Second Term
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Career Opportunities

Proofreader/Editor Educator Broadcaster
Broadcast Journalist Public Relations Professional Researcher
Copywriter TV Host TV Anchor

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (4 years)

Center of Development

First Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ENG 1 Introduction to College English 3 0 3
ETAR Economics with Taxation and Agrarian Reform 3 0 3
HST 101 History of Civilization I 3 0 3
JRN 100 Introduction to Journalism and History of Philippine Mass Media 3 0 3
LIT 101A World Literatures 3 0 3
PHL 1 Introduction to Philosophy 3 0 3
SCL 101 Introduction to Sociology: Society and Culture 3 0 3
THY 1 Contextualized Salvation History 3 0 3
PE 1 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 29 0 29
First Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CWG Contemporary World Geography 3 0 3
ENG 2 Reading and Thinking Skills for Academic Study 3 0 3 ENG 1
JRN 102 Communication Theories 3 0 3 JRN 100
LIT 102A Philippine Literatures 3 0 3
MATH 101 College Algebra 3 0 3
PGC Philippine Government and Constitution 3 0 3
PHL 2 Logic 3 0 3
THY 2 Church and Sacraments 3 0 3 THY 1
PE 2 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 29 0 29
Second Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ENG 3 Academic Writing Skills 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2
HST 102 History of Civilization II 3 0 3
HIST 301B Mainland Southeast Asia 3 0 3
JRN 104 News Writing I (News Reporting) 3 0 3 JRN 100
MATH 600A Statistics 3 0 3
NS 101 Physical Science 3 0 3
PHL 5 Christian Ethics 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2
PSY 1 General Psychology 3 0 3
PE 3 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 29 0 29
Second Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ENG 4 Oral Communication in Context 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2, ENG 3
FIL 1 Komunikasyon sa Akademikong Filipino
3 0 3
JRN 106 Advanced Grammar for Journalism 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104
NS 201 Biological Science 3 0 3
PHIST Philippine History 3 0 3
PHL 103 Philosophical Anthropology 3 0 3
RC Rizal Course 3 0 3
SCL 3 The Social Teachings of the Church 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5
PE 4 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 24 0 24

 

Third Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
FIL 2 Pagbasa at Pagsulat tungo sa Pananaliksik
3 0 3 FIL 1
HUM 1 Art, Man, and Society 3 0 3
JRN 201 News Writing II (Newspaper Practice and Copyreading) 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106
JRN 203 Feature Writing I 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106
JRN 205 Information Technology in the Newsroom 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106
JRN 300 Philippine Politics for Journalists 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106
LIT 103 Survey of World Literature I 3 0 3
SPN 1 Elementary Spanish 3 0 3
TOTAL 24 0 24
Third Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
FIL 3 Retorika 3 0 3 FIL 1, FIL 2
JRN 207 Desktop Publishing 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106, JRN 205
JRN 210 Photojournalism 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 201
LIT 104 Survey of Literary Masterpieces II (Western Literature) 3 0 3
RES-MF Research in the Major Field 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2, ENG 3, JRN 102
SCL 211 Social Problems 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106
SPN 2 Intermediate Spanish 3 0 3 SPN 1
TOTAL 21 0 21
Fourth Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
JRN 108 Internship / Practicum 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106, JRN 201, JRN 203, JRN 205
JRN 212 News Writing III (Advanced / Investigative Reporting) 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106, JRN 201, JRN 203, JRN 205
JRN 215 Feature Writing II (Non-Fiction Writing) 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106, JRN 201, JRN 203
JRN 220 Broadcast Journalism 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106, JRN 201, JRN 203, JRN 205
LIT 210 Literary Criticism 3 0 3
PHL 104 Ethical Systems 3 0 3
THESIS 1 Thesis Writing I 2 0 2 ENG 1, ENG 2, ENG 3, JRN 102, RES-MF
TOTAL 20 0 20
Fourth Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
JRN 218 Press Ethics 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106, JRN 201, JRN 203, JRN 205
JRN 302 Sports Journalism 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106, JRN 201, JRN 203, JRN 205
JRN 304 Business and Economic Journalism 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106, JRN 201, JRN 203, JRN 205
JRN 306 Public Relations Practice 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106
JRN 308 Social Communication 3 0 3 JRN 100, JRN 104, JRN 106, JRN 201, JRN 203
SCL 9 Marriage and Family 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5, SCL 3
THESIS 2 Thesis Defense 1 0 1 ENG 1, ENG 2, ENG 3, JRN 102, RES-MF, THESIS 1
TOTAL 19 0 19

Career Opportunities

Proofreader/Editor Educator Broadcaster
Broadcast Journalist Public Relations Professional Researcher
Copywriter Feature Stories Writer News writer

 

Administration

 

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Faculty Members
COMMUNICATION ARTS

ABUGAN, FAYE M.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Arts in Communication (Ateneo de Manila  University – Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor in Communication Arts (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DAVID, ARCHIBALD F.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master in Management (Technological University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Commerce in Marketing Management (De La Salle University – Manila, Philippines)

HERNANDEZ, JEAN PAOLO R.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Management (Technological University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Commerce in Marketing Management (De La Salle University – Manila, Philippines)

NG-SANTIAGO, CYRIS ANN

PANGAN, RONNIE D.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Advertising (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Advertising Arts (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

PASCUAL, DANILO D.

Rank: Instructor 4

Degrees

Master of Science in Advertising (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

PEREZ, ANNA CIELO T.

Rank: Instructor 5

Degrees

Master in Communication Arts (Ateneo de Manila University – Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor in Communication Arts ((University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

PUSTA, GWENETHA Y.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Development Studies (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Professional Studies on Development Communication (University of the Philippines – Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines)

Master in Business Adminsitration (Ateneo de Manila University – Makati City, Philippines)

RAMOS, SAMUEL JR. T.

Rank: Instructor 4

Degrees

Master in Communication Management (Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication – San Juan City, Philippines)

Bachelor in Communication Arts (Philippine Women’s University – Manila, Philippines)

SALANDANAN, JOSE ARSENIO J.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Advertising (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor in Communication Arts (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

TUBLE, AURORA V.

Rank: Assistant Professor 2

Degrees

Master of Arts in Communication Arts (Ateneo de Manila University – Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts (Saint Paul College – Quezon City, Philippines)

JOURNALISM

ALBURO, JOSEPH ALWIN T.

Rank: Instructor 4/ Assistant Professorial Lecturer 1

Degrees

Master of Arts in Journalism (Ateneo de Manila University – Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Communication (Philippines Christian University – Manila, Philippines)

CARLOS, JOSE MARIA G.

Rank: Assistant Professor 1/ Assistant Professorial Lecturer 1

Degrees

Master in Management (Asian Institute of Management – Makati City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

CAVE, JANICE M.

Rank: Instructor 4

Degrees

Master in Public Administration (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

CHOA, KANE ERROL C.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Media and Communications (London School of Economics and Political Science – London, New England)

Master of Arts in Communication (Ateneo de Manila University – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

CUARTERO, NESTOR G.

Rank: Instructor 5

Degrees

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

ESGUERRA, CHRISTIAN V.

Rank: Assistant Professor 1/ Associate Professorial Lecturer 1

Degrees

Master of Arts in Theology in Social Pastoral Communication (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

ILAGAN, KAROL ANNE M.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degrees

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

MAGLALANG, FERDINAND D.

Rank: Instructor 4

Degrees

Master of Arts in Journalism and Media (University of Swansea – Wales, United Kingdom)

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (Adamsom University – Manila, Philippines)

MONTANEZ, JANNIS T.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Professional Studies in Development Communication (University of the Philippines – Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

OPINIANO, JEREMAIAH M.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Master in Professional Studies in Development Communication (University of the Philippines – Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

SALVOSA, FELIPE II F.

Rank: Instructor 4/ Associate Professorial Lecturer 1

Degrees

Master of Arts in Economics (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Arts in Economics (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

 

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