Since it was established, the faculty of media began to develop journalism and publishing department jointly with Radio and Television department. The urgent need for the specialty has urged the Media Faculty to separate the two departments. The launch of journalism and publishing department aimed at preparing and qualifying the students to be specialized journalists who are able to work in the Palestinian journalism establishments. The department enable the students to deal with national and international media through scientific theories, empirical studies and journalism training. Moreover, it has a specialized staff in different fields of journalism who are qualified to train the students in the new technologies used in journalism. It is important to note that more than 243 students had been graduated since the department establishment.