Print and New Media

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Print and New Media is the process of production and dissemination of literature, music, or information — the activity of making information available to the general public. Publishing is the distribution of printed works such as books and newspapers. With the advent of digital information systems and the Internet, the scope of publishing has expanded to include electronic resources, such as the electronic versions of books and periodicals, as well as micropublishing, websites, blogs, video game publishers and the like.


Print and New Media includes the stages of the development, acquisition, copy-editing, graphic design, production – printing (and its electronic equivalents), and marketing and distribution of newspapers, magazines, books, literary works, musical works, software and other works dealing with information, including the electronic media


Sub Thematic areas in Print and New Media

- Book publishing

- Management in Publishing

- Marketing, circulation and fulfillment


Head of Print and New Media

Dr. Samuel Siringi


Members of staff

Dr. Charles Ngugi


Dr. George Nyabuga


Dr. James Oranga


Prof. Hezron Mogambi


Degree Programmes/Course Units



Possible Career Opportunities

- Publisher

- Book editor

- Copy editor

- Graphic designer

- Reviewers

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