IMPACT OF SOCIAL NETWORK PLATFORM ON EBOLA CAMPAIGN AMONG STUDENTS

The research examines the impact of social network platform on malaria campaign among students of University of Lagos. It is observed that in this era of Information and Communication Technology, social media especially facebook,and twitter have revolutionalised and redefined monopoly of news and information by mass media (radio, television, newspaper and magazine industries) as it enhance citizen participation in news gathering and dissemination. Social media has in the recent time turn the citizen not only as information consumers but also as information distributors which is now known as “Citizen Journalism”. Survey research method was adopted while 373 copies of questionnaires …READ MORE …

ATTITUDE AND PERCEPTION OF UNDERGRADUATES TOWARDS INFILM ADVERTISEMENT

The basic thrust of this research was to examine the attitude and perception of Undergraduates towards Film or in-film advertisement using Al-hikmah University students as case study. It was observed that for any organization either profit making or non-profit making to succeed in this competitive society, the need for extra ordinary advertising approach, strategies and tactics need not to be overemphasized and film advert is one of the approach. Survey research method was adopted coupled with 120 copies of questionnaires that were administered to the respondents who were selected via probability technique (simple random method) and 110 copies were retrieved. …READ MORE …

IMPLICATION OF BOKO-HARAM INSURGENCY IN NIGERIA SINCE 2009 TILL DATE

The paper examined the implication of Boko-Haram insurgency in Nigeria since 2009 till date. No doubt, Boko-haram is one of the most deadline sects in the world and particularly in Nigeria and West African- Chad, Cameroon, Niger etc. Since 2009 till date lots of lives, properties and socio-economy and political activities have been seriously affected. Boko Haram insurgency has killed almost 100,000 persons according to Shettima (2017), while 2,114,000) persons have become internally displaced as at December of 2016. The causes of Boko-haram in Nigeria has been attributed to lack of sensitive leaders, weak judicial system, injustice, nepotism and a …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF SEXUAL MUSICAL VIDEOS ON THE SEXUAL ORIENTATIONS OF MASS COMMUNICATION STUDENTS

The research is set out to examine the influence of Sexual Musical Videos on the Sexual Orientations of Mass Communication Students of Osun State Polytechnic Iree. The study is necessary at this time as many youth are seen with earpiece plug to their smartphones and tablet enjoying different kinds of music especially Hip hop as major source of entertainment. The study was anchored on Social Learning Theory and Cultivation Theory. Survey research method was adopted in which questionnaires 100 copies of questionnaire were administered to students that were purposive selected across departments within Osun State Polytechnic Iree community out of …READ MORE …

Attitude of Nigerians to the Role of Media in the Enthronement of Democracy

Election is considered to be a game of majority, the more majority the more the chance of winning election. One of the ways to attract many voters is through political communication otherwise known as political advertising campaigns; this takes different approaches and strategies. Political participation (election) is a process through which individuals or groups of citizens get involved in choosing their leaders to enhance an effective governance and societal welfare. The participation can come in form of voting, participation in political rally, contesting, partnership, political campaigns, social-mobilizer among others.            Chudi-Oji (2013) posits that to embark on task of electing leaders, …READ MORE …

DRAMA AS A TOOL FOR PROMOTING EBOLA VIRUS AWARENESS

The research examined the contributions of drama programme to the prevention of ebola disease in Nigeria. One of the means used to contained ebola spread in Nigeria is through dramatic communication. Survey research method was adopted in which 100 copies of questionnaires were administered and 90 were returned. Respondents were drawn using probability technique. Also, the data were analysed and interpreted using table, frequency and percentage method. Respondents submitted that drama progrmammes on radio, television and in a normal movies helped to curb ebola spread in Nigeria and Lagos state in particular where the disease first break out. It was …READ MORE …

IMPACT OF AGOGO EEWO HOME VIDEO ON PROPAGATION OF NIGERIAN CULTURE

The research is geared toward finding out the impact of Agogo Eewo home video on propagation of Nigerian culture. Survey research method was adopted in which 120 copies of questionnaires were administered and 114 were returned. Respondents were drawn using probability technique. Also, the data were analysed and interpreted using table, frequency and percentage method. Respondents submitted that they watch movies regularly and it is deduced that many of the respondents have watched Agogo-eewo in the last 6 to10 years ago. The movie is said to propagate Nigerian culture through the use of Nigeria language and attires. It is recommended …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF JENNIFER DIARY ON THE USAGE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE AMONG STUDENTS

The research influence of Jennifer Diary on the usage of English Language among students in some selected secondary schools in Osogbo. There is no doubt about the fact that people especially children tend to cultivate and imitate what they see or watch on television and that is why the research was anchored on Cultivation Theory and Edutainment Theory. Survey research method was adopted with questionnaire was used as data collection instrument. 250 respondents were picked using simple random and systematic simpling technique from Kunike International School, Osogbo; Laro Comprehensive High School; and Osogbo and Osogbo Grammar School, Osogbo. The data …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF HOME VIDEO ON THE MORAL BEHAVIOUR OF LEAD CITY UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

Watching movies has been an habit among students of tertiary institutions in Nigeria due to the accessibility and influx of foreign and local home video targeted at them. It is on this motion that this research investigates the influence of home video on the moral behaviour of students. The research is quantitative with the use of cross sectional survey research method. The data collection instrument used in eliciting data from the respondents is questionnaire. Respondents were drawn from the Lead City University, using simple random sampling techniques. The research is anchored on cultivation theory and behavior theory. Research findings showed …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF REALITY TV SHOW ON BRAND IMAGE

The research examined the influence of reality TV show on brand image using MTN Project Fame as a case study. MTN Project Fame is one of the strategies adopted to improve the image and enhanced the contribution of MTN to the hosting nation, by organizes different activities, programme and sporting events such as: “MTN Project Fame”, “Who wants to be a Millionaire” among other as give back strategies to improve corporate image. Quantitative research design was used while the data collection instrument was questionnaire. Since cross-sectional survey method was employed to elicit data from the students of University of Lagos, …READ MORE …

BROADCASTING MEDIA AS A TOOL FOR SOCIAL CHANGE AMONG RESIDENTS

Sustenance of culture, value, norms, and other forms of socialisation is a core to human society and one of the easiest and effective ways to achieve it through mass media involvement.  Mass media particularly radio and television have been a major agent of socialization and tools for social changes especially now that people depend on the message from mass media.  The research, therefore, aims at examining broadcasting media as a tool for social change among residents of Ajeromi Ifelodun local government area of Lagos state. At least many of the people in Ajeromi Ifelodun Local Government have access to 5 …READ MORE …

ATTITUDE OF NIGERIANS STUDENTS TOWARDS REALITY TV SHOWS

Television is one of the powerful agents of socialization where people cultivate some habits because it mirrors reality. One of the ways television stations achieve this is though reality television show. This kind of show has influenced people especially the adolescents on their day to day activities including their decisions and attitudes towards dealing with real life encounters. The research thus assesses reality TV show on broadcasting station audience while the paper is anchored on cultivation theory and uses and gratifications theory. Survey research is used with questionnaire to elicit responses from the respondents that were purposively selected from AIT …READ MORE …

APPRAISAL OF REALITY TV SHOW ON BROADCAST MEDIA AUDIENCE

Television is one of the powerful agents of socialization where people cultivate some habits because it mirrors reality. One of the ways television stations achieve this is through reality television show. This kind of show has influenced people especially the adolescents on their day to day activities including their decisions and attitudes towards dealing with real-life encounters. The research thus appraises reality TV show on broadcasting station audience while the paper is anchored on cultivation theory and uses and gratifications theory. Survey research is used with a questionnaire to elicit responses from the respondents that were purposively selected from AIT …READ MORE …

PRINT MEDIA AS ELECTIONEERING TOOL IN NIGERIA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION

The essence of this study is to appraise the relevance of the print media in the electioneering process in Nigeria. The paper used agenda setting theory to justify the significance of print media in determining what the electorate know about party candidates, manifestoes and other political activities such as voting process, rule etc. Survey method was adopted to generate the needed data while 120 copies of questionnaires were printed and administered to 120 respondents selected using accidental sampling method to pick respondents within the three senatorial districts in Lagos state. The data analysis technique used was frequency and percentage method …READ MORE …

USES OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE IN NIGERIAN TELEVISION DRAMA

Language is one of the powerful tools in conveying message to the targeted audience including drama messages. In fact, drama language to some extent determines its audience. Although, action and subtitle do lots in passing dramatic message. Survey research method was used with 150 copies of questionnaires were administered to 150 selected respondents in which 145 copies of questionnaires were returned and analysed. The frequency and percentage method of data analysis was used coupled with table. Findings show that that English language influenced their viewing habit averagely while people still prefer, understand and satisfy with drama message in non-English language …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF VIOLENCE MOVIES ON ADOLESCENT SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR

The core objective of this research was to examine the influence of violence movies on children and adolescent social behaviour. According to Gerbner says heavy Tv viewers will cultivate the perception of reality portrayed by the television i.e Heavy viewing of violence movies among children and adolescent tend to arouse violence behaviour or attitude in children. Other theories used include but not limited to the cultivation theory, learning theory, aggressive cue theory, catharsis theory and behaviour theory was used to substantiate the conceptual and empirical studies. Survey research method was adopted in which 200 respondents majorly children in primary 3 …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF NOLLYWOOD ON THE DRESSING PATTERN OF STUDENTS IN NIGERIA TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS

The research examines the influence of Nollywood on the dressing pattern of students in Nigeria tertiary institutions using Lagos State University students, Ojo, Lagos State to know the extent at which Nollywood movie stars have influenced the dressing pattern of youth in our society. Survey research method was adopted coupled with copies of questionnaires that were administered to the selected respondents who were 373 while 360 copies were returned and analyzed. Respondents were picked using a simple random sampling method (probability). The data collected were analyzed and interpreted using frequency and percentage method. Promotion of our rich cultural heritage and …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF REALITY TV SERIES ON YOUTH

The research examined the Influence of Reality TV Series on Youth in Lekki Phase 1 Area of Eti-Osa Local Government”. MTN project fames is one of the strategies adopted to improve the image and enhanced the contribution of MTN to the hosting nation, by organizes different activities, programme and sporting events such as: “MTN Project Fame”, “Who wants to be a Millionaire” among other things to entertain and promote brand image of the sponsor. Survey research method was employed to elicit data from the Youth in Lekki Phase 1 Area of Eti-Osa Local Government who were believed to be regular …READ MORE …

PROJECT TOPIC IN BROADCASTING

1. IMPACT OF RADIO BROADCASTING ON RURAL DEVELOPMENT. (A case study of Anaye Community, Ilesa) 2. THE ROLE OF MEDIA IN THE SENSITIZATION OF PEOPLE ON ENVIRONMENTAL SANITATION (A case Study of the Punch Newspaper) 3. YOUTH AWARENESS ON HIV/AIDS AND MEDIA RESPONSIBILITY IN NIGERIA (A case study of Iwo Local Government, Osun State) 4. IMPACT OF REALITY TV SHOW ON THE AUDIENCE OF AFRICAN INDEPENDENT TELEVISION. 5. IMPACT OF GATKEEPING ON NEWS CREDIBILITY OF A BROADCAST STATION. (A case Study of Radio Lagos 107.5 F.M) Click the link for update on Broadcasting media project topics