M.A. Program offers hands-on approach that allows students to experience the full range of technical expertise, conceptual skills and artistic expression required to become accomplished media practitioners. Through acquisition of theoretical knowledge and extensive communication skills in Print, Online, Television Journalism, Social Media, PR & Corporate Communication, Advertising, Photography, Film, Television, Radio, Graphic Designing and Animation, Media Management, Event Management and Research, the program encourages students to adopt creative, professional and scholarly approach to media practices. The post-graduates of Mass Communication distinguish themselves in a diverse media related careers such as Journalists (TV, Print and Online), Television program Producers, Film Directors, Documentary Filmmakers, Reporters, Editors, Camera Persons, Production & Graphic Designers, Advertisers, Public Relations Managers, Event Managers, Media Managers, Social Media and Digital Marketing Experts, Scriptwriters, Researchers & Media Educators. The research activities, projects and assignments help students to showcase their accomplishments in media and communication.
|2||Cinema & Popular Culture||3|
|3||Media Management & Economics||3|
|4||Designing for Print & Digital Media||5|
|6||Digital Still Photography & Digital Cinematography||4|
|7||Audio Engineering & Radio Production||4|
|1||Environment & Development Communication||3|
|2||Corporate Communication & Public Relations||3|
|6||Social Media & Convergent Journalism||4|
|7||Digital Video Editing||3||8||Summer Internship Program||6|
|3||Media Law, Ethics & Human Rights||3|
|5||Digital Film Making & Visual Effects||5|
|6||Digital Marketing & Communication||3|
|1||Final Internship (4 Months)||12|
|2||Final Project and Viva||5|
|A||WORKSHOPS, INDUSTRY TALKS & SKILL ENHANCING COURSES|
|B||FIELD VISITS & OUTBOUND LEARNING TOURS|
|C||CONFERENCE, SYMPOSIUM, CULTURAL FEST, STUDENT CAMPAIGNS AND PROJECTS|
|D||INTERNSHIP IN SPECIALIZED FIELD OF COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA|
|E||ONE TO ONE FACULTY MENTORING|
|F||HANDS ON EXPERIENCE ON GADGETS||G||LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES & TEAM WORK|
|GRAND TOTAL = 27+31+22+21=101 CREDITS*|
|** Workshops & guest lectures will be arranged on specific field of learning.
** As per the need of the industry, subjects may be included or dropped.
Note: The students will have a 3-month long internship at the industry during the 4th semester. They would also prepare the dissertation side by side with their guides and submit the same by April first week for evaluation. The mode of working on dissertation will start from second semester with the paper on “mass media research.”MODE OF DELIVERY OF THE COURSE
For every credit, which is 10 hours, the student is expected to put in 10 hours of pre-course and 10 hours of post-course. In addition, there will be screenings of films and workshops/guest lectures scheduled as per availability of the resource persons. A student will do 130 credits totally to get his/her MA in Mass Communication with specialization in Print journalism, TV production, Advertising & PR and Film.