B.A. Journalism was introduced in the academic year 2017-2018 in Shift II for the benefit of
the students interested in taking up Journalism as their Bachelors’ degree. This course helps
the students to concentrate more on the news aspects pertaining to media. Journalism is the form of media study that is inclined towards being aware and keeping the
greater society informed. Students are trained to indentify news from the society through field
works, taught the news language and ethics and laws to be followed to construct a news story, to capture the moments through photo journalism, edit the news, design and publish their
stories. The department of Journalism incorporates career- oriented Core subjects such as Basic
Journalism, Desktop Publication, History of Press in India, Webpage Designing, Social
Issues in India, Photojournalism, Political Issues in India, Reporting and writing news, Economic Issues in India, Broadcast Journalism with Real World Industrial Internship
The Department aims at producing culture-conscious, development-oriented socially-
responsible and committed media professionals.
To impart quality training in Journalism, Print and Broadcast and Digital in accordance with
International standards and develop the knowledge for current affairs and point out the
importance of news in any form of medium.
Journalism is merely history’s first draft - Geoffrey .C ward
The Department of Journalism is a newly established department and it is a part of
school of media studies. The department aims at training the students to dissipate the truth through
journalism. The main focus is to make sure the students are well versed in theories
of art, development and management of communication. Advertisement, public
relations and content writing are also part of the programme
The department believes that internships which are part of the course provides
scope for the students to learn the best from hands on experience. The department organizes industrial visits for the students which gives them clarity
and the process involved in the field of journalism. The department organizes various competitions and workshops at department and
College level which enhances the creativity of the students and help them learn
about managing and organizing such activities. After successfully completing the course the students can choose a career as a
skilled professional in news and TV channels, radio stations as content writers,reporters,editor,camera person, Program executive and anchor
S. AHAMED RASOOL Head, Department of Journalism, Mobile - +91 9884660958, Email - email@example.com
The program helps the learner to have a comprehensive
knowledge regarding Accounts, Finance, Marketing, Taxation and Business Laws which makes the student a trained professional for various industries and corporate sector.
Programme Specific Outcomes
The learner develops the necessary skills and attributes to enable
them to work in various positions like accountant, Financial Analyst, Sales Executives, Stock Agents etc.
The program also gives an opportunity for post-graduation which helps them to upgrade themselves as a professional in this course.
The Department takes several intiatives every year by organizing various programs for the overall development of students to provide Communication,Technical and Employablity skills to enhance the personality of the students and to face the competitive world.