SBCS together with the University of Leicester conducted its annual Programme Committee Meeting for the MA Media and Communications programmes on Friday, April 20, 2012. This Distance Learning programme is offered in collaboration with the University of Leicester. We were honoured to have present with us, the Director of Distance Learning and Senior Lecturer, Mr. Roger Dickinson. Also present, were Executive Director, Dr. Robin Maraj, Senior Managers, Faculty Members, Administrative staff and students (past and present).
The meeting focused on discussions surrounding all aspects of the programme with a view toward improving our joint services to our students, both administratively and academically. It proved to be an inviting and interactive forum that fostered hope for the continued provision of an excellent service to our students , tutors and lecturers, albeit with additional improvements !
SBCS currently offers the following Media and Communications qualifications through our relationship with the University, a relationship that to date, has spanned over ten (10) years:
• MA in Mass Communications
• MA in New Media and Society
• MA in New Media, Governance and Democracy
• MA in Communications, Media and Public Relations
Mr Roger Dickinson also attended our annual graduation celebration at the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Saturday, April 21, 2012 where he addressed and congratulated the MA Mass Communications graduates on behalf of the University of Leicester.