About the Department

Department of Media Studies was started in 2002 to equip students to excel in media education, training and research through a curriculum which synergize theoretical and practical components, and is delivered through multidisciplinary approach. Our dedicated academicians along with media experts, professionals and researchers with global competencies train students in both media content and form to succeed in today's challenging media scenario. Moreover, our interdisciplinary curriculum and flexible classrooms will create a real media experience with creative media productions, critical analysis, and entrepreneurialism.


 Programmes Offered

MA Journalism and Mass Communication

The programme stresses a balance between the theoretical and practical aspects of journalism and mass communication. The curriculum is carefully tailored to prepare students for better academic careers in communication, giving them the broad liberal arts education necessary to succeed as communicators in today's challenging media scenario.

BA VISUAL COMMUNICATION

BA Visual Communication course prepares students with the needed background of art history and the philosophical underpinnings of art, along with the technical skills that one can utilize to produce aesthetic media content. This course is structured in a manner that it enables students to acquire artistic and technical skills in photography, videography, sound design, film making, print design, animation, web designing and advertising, thereby making them industry ready.

JOURNALISM COURSES FOR BA TRIPLE MAJOR PROGRAMMES

The course is a part of the four BA triple main combinations and consists of eight subject titles stretching all the semesters. The major papers include Reporting, Editing, Media Laws, Television, Cinema , Advertising and New Media. The course aims at moulding the student for a career in Journalism, both print and broadcasting and in allied fields like Advertising, Film, and Public Relations. The course introduces various facets of the profession of the journalism to the students with theoretical knowledge and on the job training.

BA JPEng BA JPCS BA JEEng BA JPolEng BA HTJ

 Facilities

The media lab is equipped with latest audio-video production equipment to enable students to have a hands on experience in audio-video production. The journalism students get real-world experience in multi-media productions through the offline television channel- Kristu Jayanti College Television and an offline radio channel- Kristu Jayanti Radio. Students are also trained for Multi-cam LIVE productions through covering various events of the college.



 Student Productions

Kristu Jayanti College journalism students to get a real world experience of the media, produce various print and electronic productions. These include daily newsletters, niche magazines, LIVE and Recorded television productions, Radio Productions, Blogs, Advertisements etc.

KJC TV Documentary / Feature Productions Pixel KJC Radio The Quadrangle Campus Courier Blog

KJC LIVE TV

 Activities

The department empowers the media aspirants through numerous curricular and co-curricular activities, helping them to be resourceful and competitive in the ever changing media scenario. National Conferences and Seminars, International Lecture Series, Guest Lectures, Alumni Talk Series, Workshops, Fests, Exhibitions etc are organized regularly to gain exposure to changing media and academic spaces.

Conferences / Seminars Guest Lectures Exhibitions & Fests Media Tech Workshops Alumni talk Series

International lecture series Faculty Development Programme Vichaarmanthan ON REC Media Fest

Webinars

 Clubs and Association

The department augments diverse skillsets for the students required in the field of Journalism and Mass Communication disciplines through its clubs and associations. The department conducts numerous activities like guest lectures, workshops, exhibitions, competitions, field visits and internships under Journalism Club, Film Club and Photography Club.

Journalism Club Photography Club Film Club









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