Department of Mass Communication and Journalism

Vision

Empowerment of women by pursuing academic and professional excellence to strengthen media’s role in a democratic society.

Mission

To inculcate self-development and to nurture research culture among students in pursuit of excellence in a rapidly changing global media environment.

Aims & Objectives

The main objective of the two year Master Degree Programme in Journalism & Mass Communication is to equip the women candidates to work in any media organization stations like Newspapers, Magazines, Television channels, Broadcasting stations, News agencies, Public Relations Departments, Advertising Agencies, Technical Writing, Online journalism and Business Journalism, Teaching and Research and any other media related job of both electronic and print media. The MCJ programme also aims at the empowerment of women for the formation as social scientists for making plans and strategies for the needed social change, so as to accelerate the Development process. The course content also gives opportunities for leadership qualities for women to become political leaders and to meet the challenges of the technocracy.

 

 

Programme Structure

 

FIRST SEMESTER

Code No.

Core Course

Credits

MCJ IC 01

Introduction to Mass Communication

4

MCJ IC 02

Mass Media History

4

MCJ IC 03

News Editing

4

MCJ C 04

News Reporting

4

MCJ IC 05

Lab Journal Production – 1

1


 

SECOND SEMESTER

Code No.

Core Course

Credits

MCJ 2C 06

Themes, Theories & Issues in communication

4

MCJ 2C 07

Public Relations

4

MCJ 2C 08

Advertising

4

MCJ 2C 09

Media Laws

4

MCJ 2C 10

Lab Journal Production – II

1

 

THIRD SEMESTER

Code No.

Core Course

Credits

MCJ 3C 11

Development Communication

4

MCJ 3C 12

Radio, TV, Film &Video

4

MCJ 3C 13

Communication Research

4

MCJ 3C 14

Lab Journal Production – III

1

Code No.

Elective Course

Credits

MCJ 3E 01

Web Journalism

4

MCJ 3E 02

Introduction to Multimedia

4

MCJ 3E 03

International Communication

4

 

FOURTH SEMESTER

Code No.

Core Course

Credits

MCJ 4C 15

Feature writing and Magazine Editing

4

MCJ 4C 16

Technical writing and documentation

4

MCJ 4C 17

Dissertation/Viva – Voce/Internship

8

MCJ 4C 18

Lab Journal Production -IV

1

Code No.

Elective Course

Credits

MCJ 4E 04

Business Journalism

4

MCJ 4E 05

Visual Media Production

4

MCJ 4E 06

Corporate Communication

4

 

PLACEMENT: 100%

Contact Details

Contact Person:

Ms. Dilruba. K

Phone:

0480- 2826969

Address:

Head of The Dept of MCJ

St.Joseph's college

Irinjalakuda

 

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