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Master of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication) (MJMC)

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Programme Name : Master of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication)
Programme Code : MJMC
Eligibility : Graduation
Minimum Duration : 2 Years
Maximum Duration : 4 Years
Programme Fee : ₹ 5900/- (per year)
Medium of Study : English, Odia
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Programme Details
Programme objectives:
  • Necessary skills to work in various media including print, electronic and web.
  • Concept and Process of communication including theories and models of communication
  • Understanding of laws related to media and media ethics.
  • Understanding the synergic relation between media and society.
  • Conducting Communication Research
Programme outcomes:
After completing the course, student will be able to:
  • Have fair understanding about various media and how to negotiate them
  • Work  in various media including print, electronic, web and social media.
  • Have fair understanding about the synergic relationship between media and society.
  • Have the ability to conduct communication research
  • Develop a critical understanding about media as a discipline and also media as an instrument of change.
  • Pursue a career in print journalism, photo journalism, television production and writing, web journalism, radio production, social media, public relations, advertising, event management and film making. Work in pr or advt. Sector
  • Prepare themselves for a career in teaching and research.
Duration of the Course – Minimum: 2 years, Maximum: 4 years.
Conduct of Classes: Weekend for 4 hours (preferably on Sundays)
Eligibility Criteria: Graduation or +3 Pass in any discipline
Evaluation – Based on Assignments (theory+ practical), Term end Examinations (theory + practical) and Project work (viva voce + Report) Course Coverage – Theory, Practical and Project Work.
Target Group:
  • Working Journalists
  • Students want to pursue journalism as a career
Pedagogy: The Course shall be taught through the interactive, Self-guided Learning Materials, OERs as reference materials, Week-end Counseling Classes, Video Lectures, Project Works.
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