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Curriculum

B.A (Journalism & Mass Communication)

Semester I
Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 English Literature I 4
2 Reporting and Writing 4
3 Media and Environment 4
4 Introduction to Digital Media 4
5 History of Media 4
6 Media Laws and Ethics 4
Total Credits 24
Semester II
Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 English Literature - II 4
2 Editing and Design 4
3 Human Rights Journalism 4
4 Cultural History of India 4
5 Introduction to Economics 4
6 Computer Graphics 4
Total Credits 24

Semester III
Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Introduction to Political Science 4
2 Visual Communication and Photogram 4
3 Sports Journalism 4
4 Introduction to Radio 4
5 Sociology of India 4
6 Newspaper Design 4
Total Credits 24

Semester IV
Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Introduction to Cinema Studies 4
2 Advertising and Public Relations 4
3 Introduction to Animation 4
4 Current Affairs and Presentation Skills 4
5 Information Society 4
6 Magazine Journalism 4
Total Credits 24

Semester V
Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Introduction to Political Science 4
2 Development Communication 4
3 Basic Media Research 4
4 Media and Globalization 4
5 Arts and Culture Communication 4
6 Psychology for Media 4
Total Credits 24

Semester VI
Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Event Management 4
2 International Relations 4
3 Media Theory and Criticism 4
4 Corporate Communication 4
5 Web Journalism and Design 4
6 Project Specialisation 4
Total Credits 24

Total : 144 credits

Internship (4 weeks) : 04 credits


Grand Credits : 148 credits

M.A (Journalism & Mass Communication)

Semester I
Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Communication Theory 4
2 Advanced Reporting 4
3 Basic Photography & Photo Journalism 4
4 Media Laws & Ethics 4
5 Editing Theory & Practice 4
6 Introduction to New media 4
Total Credits 24
Semester II
Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Communication Research 4
2 Introduction to AV Media 4
3 Environment & Development Communicationz 4
4 Introduction to Advertising 4
5 Culture, Media and Society 4
6 Newspaper design practical 4
Total Credits 24

Semester III

Specialization – Corporate Communication

Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Public Relations 4
2 Media Management 4
3 Branding & Brand Communication 4
4 Dissertation 4
5 Corporate Communication 4
Total Credits 20

Specialization – Broadcast

Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Radio Programming 4
2 Broadcast News 4
3 Scripting for Media (Radio/TV) 4
4 Dissertation 4
5 Creative Communication 4
Total Credits 20

Specialization - Print & New Media

Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Print Journalism 4
2 Web Publishing & Design 4
3 Creative Communication 4
4 Dissertation 4
5 Magazine Journalism & Design 4
Total Credits 20

Semester IV

Specialization – Corporate Communication

Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Event Management 4
2 Media Planning & Strategies 4
3 Business Communication 4
4 Marketing Research & Communication 4
5 Project 4
Total Credits 20

Specialization – Broadcast

Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Film Theory & Criticism 4
2 Documentary Film Production 4
3 Multi- Camera Video Production 4
4 Community Radio 4
5 Project 4
Total Credits 20

Specialization - Print & New Media

Sl.No Course Total Credits
1 Investigative Journalism 4
2 Technical Writing 4
3 Science & Health Communication 4
4 Online News and Social Media 4
5 Project 4
Total Credits 20