University of Mumbai's

Garware Institute of Career Education and Development

NAAC Re-accredited with 'A' Grade

Post Graduate Diploma Courses(Part Time)

Mass Media And Journalism (English)

+ Course Duration:

1 year

+ No Of Seats :

50

+ Fees :

Semester I - Rs.17868
Semester II - Rs.12132

+ Eligibility :

Graduate from any recognized University

+ Admission Procedure :

WRITTEN TEST FOLLOWED BY AN INTERVIEW

+ Preamble :

The explosion and immediacy in Information both in online and traditional sources has made journalism an exciting and competitive field today.Writing skills in the current multimedia environment requires weaving in of basic principles in reporting, writing and editing with current information, facts and figures. In this scenario data visualisation and numerics also play an important role.

+ Objective :

With awareness that there is an acute demand for trained professionals in writing not only in journalism but also in the corporate sector the course also aims to make the student:- To think critically, creatively and independently To develop a toolbox to create a steady pipeline of ideas to write/communicate To learn methods to ensure accuracy, fairness, clarity, style and correctness To apply basic numerical and statistical concepts and methods appropriate for the communications professions To understand the concept of "framing" issues to create powerful messages/stories To learn various storytelling techniques To understand how to to divide a story into pictures and use infographic to create impact

+ Job Opportunities :

Students can join as:- Editor,Newscaster,Program Director,Public Relations Specialist, Creative writer in:- Newspapers and magazines, Publication Houses, Research Centres, Newsletter writers for Corporates,NGOs, Content Developer, Communications Writer in Corporate Communications departments, Industry Specific Journals

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