BA-Journalism English Psychology

SCHOOL OF LIBERAL STUDIES AND EDUCATION

BA: Journalism, English, Psychology

This degree program in Journalism & Mass Communication is a unique blend of Journalism, English and Psychology. It focuses on providing Skill based Training for the aspiring students of Media, Literature & Psychology. This program has an excellent mix of academic training, hands on experience with the industry and dynamic practical exposure. It offers inter disciplinary courses which give them a wide range of career opportunities and placements.

Program Outcome:

  • Students will acquire a handy knowledge of the fundamental principles and recent emerging trends of the media industry, literature etc.
  • Students will develop communication skills, appreciation for creativity, critical thinking and analytical approach.
  • Students will be equipped to conceptualize, create, design, and produce media content for Advertising, PR, Print, TV, Radio, Films and various digital platforms like Social media, Mobile etc.
  • Graduates are equipped with adequate knowledge to pursue Master’s Program in Psychology, Literature, Mass communication, Film Studies & Electronic Media.

 

Program Objectives:

  • Familiarize students with writing for Media, Advertising, Public Relations, Event Management, Video Editing and Film Direction.
  • To equip students with the knowledge and essential skills required for working in various organizations as counsellors, content writers, social media managers etc
  • To encourage critical thinking, research aptitude, ethics and social responsibility related to media in the students.

 

Program Highlights:

    • Duration – 3 Years/Six Semesters- 144 credits
    • Internships: In fifth and sixth semester over a period of 6- 8 weeks each
    • Teaching by Expert Faculty and Industry ExpertsIntense practical in the field of Advertising, PR, Television, Photojournalism, Print Media, Documentary, MOJO, and film production.
    • Choice-based interdisciplinary electives
    • Assistance in Campus Placement
    • Social connect through Project KHOJ
    • Foreign language courses such as German, French and Spanish
    • Field work / Projects and Continuous Assessment
    • Software Exposure- Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, In design, Premiere Pro
    • Outreach programs, Industry visits, and Media Visits and CSR activities.
    • Full-fledged and advanced recording studio for practical exposure
Course Structure
Semester – I
Sr.No. Course Name Credits
1 Introduction To Communication & Journalism 4
2 Reporting & Editing 4
3 Foundations of Psychology-1 4
4 English language – An introduction *( *Detailed syllabus to be added) 3
5 Opt. Language- FRENCH /GERMAN 3
6 Introduction to English literature * ( *Detailed syllabus to be added ) 3
7 Club Activities 3
Semester – II
Sr.No. Course Name Credits
1 Adverting and PR 4
2 The Science Of Psychology/Foundations of Psychology 4
3 General English 4
4 Optional Language 3
5 English / MIL 3
6 Photography 3
7 Club Activities
Semester – III
Sr.No. Course Name Credits
1 Print Journalism 4
2 Psychology Disorders 4
3 English 4
4 Audio Visual Communication 4
5 Developmental Psychology 3
6 ID 2
7 English General 3
8 Elective: Foreign language/Theatre & performing arts 3
Semester – IV
Sr.No. Course Name Credits
1 New Media 4
2 Positive Psychology 4
3 Optional English 4
4 Development Communication 3
5 Writing Skills 3
6 Id 2
7 Environmental Studies 2
8 personality development and leadership skills 2
Semester – V
Sr.No. Course Name Credits
1 Research Methodology 4
2 Core English 4
3 Counseling Psychology 4
4 Abnormal psychology 3
5 Khoj(ID Course) 3
6 General English 3
7 Internship 3
Semester – VI
Sr.No. Course Name Credits
1 Social Media 4
2 Industrial Psychology 4
3 Core English 4
4 Documentary Film Making 4
5 Organizational Psychology 3
6 Dissertation/ Project Work 5
7 Internship 4
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