Journalism

DEPARTMENT OF JOURNALISM

The Department of Journalism was established in 2006.

Faculty Profile:

  1. Prof. R. Kusuma, MSc [Communications]
  2. Prof. K.M. Manjunath, MSc [ Electronic Media]

 

Courses Offered:

Bachelor of Arts [BA]

  • Sociology, Economics, Journalism
  • Sociology, Optional Kannada, Journalism

Highlights of the courses

  • Reporting, Editing and Audio-Visual Media.
  • Electronic Media Programming Techniques –  practical paper.
  • Handling of a handy camera and using e-papers.
  • Training  to edit a Teleprinter copy.
  • The basics of communications.
  • The Journo Club encourages students to make wall journals and bring out magazines.

The Department has brought  out two editions of the magazine ‘PRERANA’

Learning Resource of the Department

  • A Sony Handy Camera
  • A Laptop
  • A Still Camera

Modern Teaching Methods

  • Basic desk-top editing of audio and video is done.
  • The production of short documentary films are taught with the help of the handy camera.

 

Participation of teachers in academic activities

Kusuma.R is  a member of the BOE of St.Joseph’s Evening College, Bangalore. She has also helped the Dayananda Sagar College, Bangalore  to start a Post-graduate Course in MS Communications.

FUTURE PLANS:

The Department plans to start in 2012-13

  1. A Television Studio
  2. A Radio Studio

iii. A Laboratory where students can be  taught to make documentaries

 

 

 

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