KNUST Bachelor BA Publishing Studies
KNUST Bachelor BA Publishing Studies – This programme is offered at KNUST College of Art and Built Environment.
What is BA Publishing Studies ?
The Publishing Studies course examines the role and meaning of publishers in the process of scholarly communication, and analyses the mechanisms at work in academic publishing as a distinct publishing field.
KNUST Bachelor BA Publishing Studies Entry Requirement
- Credit passes in THREE (3) Elective Subjects from any of the following groupings:
I. VISUAL ARTS: General Knowledge in Art, Picture Making and/or Graphic Design plus Textiles or Sculpture or Leatherwork.
II. GENERAL ARTS: Geography, Economics, Government, English Language, History, Religious Studies, French, Ghanaian Languages etc.
III. BUSINESS: Economics, Accounting, Introduction to Business Management, Business Mathematics and Principles of Costing and Elective Mathematics.
IV. VOCATIONAL/HOME ECONOMICS: General knowledge in Art, Management in Living plus either Food and Nutrition or Clothing and Textiles
- V. SCIENCE: Biology, Chemistry plus Mathematics or Physics
A’ LEVEL APPLICANTS
FIVE (5) credits at the O’ Level including English Language, Mathematics and a Science Subject plus at least TWO (2) passes at the A’ Level in the relevant subject areas as indicated above.
Applicants must have attained the age of 25 years at the time of submitting the Application with at least FIVE (5) years working experience.
EITHER FIVE (5) Credits at O’ Level including English Language and Mathematics.
Credits passes in THREE related Elective Subjects as stated above. Applicants must also pass a written examination and an interview.
Career Opportunities For BA Publishing Studies
- Copy Editors.
- Literary Agents.
- Literary Scouts
- Production Editors
- Marketers and/or Copy Writers.
- Sales Positions.