What are the O level subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Mass Communication? If you are interested in knowing the compulsory subjects in WAEC and NECO that is necessary for studying Mass Communication under the faculty of Arts and Humanities in the university, then continue reading this post as I have provided you the subject combinations required in WAEC result as well as NECO result to study Mass Communication.
Referencing the introduction already made above, this is a notice to all aspirants who wish to apply for admission into any of the universities in Nigeria to study Mass Communication under the faculty of Arts and Humanities that the list of compulsory subjects as well as optional subjects required in O level result (WAEC and NECO) before applying for admission into Mass Communication has been published in this post.
As mentioned above, some of these NECO and WAEC subject requirements are compulsory which means you need to have at least a minimum of Credit passes (C6) in them in your o level result before you can use it to apply for admission to study Mass Communication.
Also, keep in mind that some schools may have special subject combination requirements for the subjects that are eligible to be used in JAMB before one can gain admission into Mass Communication. Irrespective of the subjects required by each school, English Language and Mathematics are compulsory subjects that you need to pass before you can gain admission to study Mass Communication.
If you are also interested in JAMB subject combination for Mass Communication you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Mass Communication here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
Other Useful Resources
Before you proceed, check out the following resources that will help you better prepare for JAMB:
- JAMB Syllabus For All Subjects
- JAMB Recommended Textbooks For All Subjects
- JAMB Form | JAMB Registration Form Procedures
O Level (WAEC and NECO) Subject Requirements For Mass Communication
The WAEC subjects required to study Mass Communication are as follows:
Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNN require a pass in Mathematics.
(ii) UNIJOS and UNN require acred it pass in Literature in English.
(iii) ABSU requires credit in Literature in English, English Language and any other three subjects plus at least a pass in Mathematics.
(iv) AJAYI requires credit passes must include English Language, Literature in English and three other subjects from Arts or Social Sciences.
(v) CU requires ‘O’ level five credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Literature in English, one Science subject from Biology, Health/General Science, Agric. Science., Physics and Chemistry one from Social Science or Arts. Social Science subject such as Geography, Economics, Government, Commerce, Principle of Account, Book Keeping. Arts such as Bible Knowledge, History etc.
(vi) UNIBEN requires five ‘O’ level credit passes or five level passes in T.C. II or equivalent qualification at not more than two sittings. Subjects should include English Language and any two Arts subjects
(vii) UNN requires credit level passes in Literature- in-English and an approved science subject plus at least a pass in Mathematics.
(viii) PLASU – Same as in English Language.
As mentioned earlier, the WAEC subject combination and requirements for Mass Communication posted above are only eligible if you want to study Mass Communication under the faculty of Arts and Humanities. If the course you are looking for is in another faculty, keep in mind that the o level subject requirements may vary and as such, you need to check the WAEC and NECO requirements for that course under the faculty of interest. You can check JAMB brochure for all faculties here.
List of Schools That Offer Mass Communication
This section contains the list of schools that accepts the O level subject requirements for Mass Communication posted above. These are the schools you can apply to if you have passed the Mass Communication subject requirements mentioned above either in your WAEC result or your NECO result. You can find the schools by selecting the faculty and course in JAMB brochure here.