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Program Overview

Academics

The program offers specialization in Mass Communication and Journalism. This course imparts conceptual modes of understanding critically, how the society is liaised by the media world.

A comprehensive training in both technical skills and critical analysis of the media spectrum is transduced to the prospective students. The course stimulates the students to become PROs, creative heads, competitive directors and producers in the film fraternity and advertising agencies by nurturing and augmenting the video production and broadcasting skills in the students.

 

Academics

The program offers specialization in Mass Communication and Journalism. This course imparts conceptual modes of understanding critically, how the society is liaised by the media world.

A comprehensive training in both technical skills and critical analysis of the media spectrum is transduced to the prospective students. The course stimulates the students to become PROs, creative heads, competitive directors and producers in the film fraternity and advertising agencies by nurturing and augmenting the video production and broadcasting skills in the students.

 

Curriculum

Semester I
Course Title
Basics of Advertising
Contemporary Media Scenario
Print Journalism and Writing
Communication and Media Theories
Research Methodology for Communication and Media Studies
Print Journalism and Writing Practice
Cultural Education
Audiography Practice Lab I
Photography Practice Lab I
Videography Practice Lab I
Graphic Design Lab I
Semester II
Course Title
Broadcast and online Journalism
Film Studies
Media Ethics and Laws
Scriptwriting/ Writing for Broadcast Media
Amrita Values Programme
Audiography Practice Lab II
Photography Practice Lab II
Videography Practice Lab II
Digital Video Editing
Graphic Design Lab II
Short Film Production (Fiction and Documentary) Lab
Semester III
Course Title
Communication for Development
Media Analysis Techniques
New Media and Web Content
Editing and Designing for Print
Public Relations
Elective
Critical Viewing and Reading Analysis Practice
News Casting, Anchoring and Programme Presentation Skills
New Media and Web Content Lab
Public Relations Campaign Practical
Reporting, Editing and Lab Journal
Live-in-Labs# / Open Elective*
Video News Production with Mini Project
Semester IV
Course Title
Internship
Comprehensive and Technical Viva-voce
Project Work
Electives (Any One)
Course  Title
Creative Expression in Regional Language
Photo Journalism
Science Communication
Advertising
Core Subjects Included
COURSE TITLE
Journalism Broadcast Journalism
Business Journalism Web Journalism
Photo Journalism Anchoring
Advertising Communication & Media Theories
Public Relations Research
New Media News Casting
Photography Video News Production
Videography Film Studies
Content writing Shortfilm & Documentary films, etc.
Job Profiles Suitable For
COURSE TITLE
Photographer
Videographer
Shortfilm & Documentary film maker
Direction
Reporter
Journalist
Audio Video Editor
Programme producer
Content writer & many more…

* One Open Elective course is to be taken by each student, in the third semester, from the list of Open Electives offered by the School.

# Students undertaking and registering for a Live-in-Lab project, can be exempted from registering for an Open Elective course in the fifth semester.

Electives listed above are only indicative. Actual Offering will depend on the number of students registering for the courses and availability of faculty.
School Administration reserves the right to modify the subjects / curriculum / detailed syllabus as per the topical needs or changes in trends of the academic stream or industry requirements.
* One of the electives can be a Live-in-labs project done over a period of two semesters.

Eligibility

Admissions

Eligibility:Graduation in any discipline with 50% marks

Programme Duration: 2 years (4 Semesters)

Fees Structure

To be Updated

Program Fees for the year 2019-2021
Campus Tuition Fees
per sem
Tuition Fees
Total
Hostel & Mess
Per Year
  Updating Soon * #

Why Amrita

The top reasons to choose Amrita for your career

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World University Rankings 2020

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5th

India University Rankings 2021

12th

Overall Rankings 2021
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5th Best
University in India
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Amrita Ranked No.1 in India Top 100 in The World
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