The three-year Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication program provides students with the professional skills and social awareness needed to write about business, history, culture, budgetary issues, government affairs, entertainment, and sports, and to communicate information to the general public using mass media such as television, radio, and web-based social networks.
The candidates who are willing to pursue B.A in Journalism and Mass Communication in the online mode must meet the eligibility criteria mentioned below:
|Introduction to Mass Communication
|Specialized Reporting + Project
|Introduction to film studies + project
|Print Media Reporting and Editing
|Media Laws and Ethics
|Computer Applications theory + practical
|Mass Media Industry and Management
|Media Literacy & Critical Thinking
|Fundamentals of Public Relations + Project
|Storytelling + Project
|Fundamentals of Advertising Project
|Television Journalism & Programming + Project
|Radio Programming + Project
|Digital Media Writing & Content Lab
|Media and Society
|Creative Advertising & Reputation Management
|Industrial Training or Field Project
|Photography & Videography Project
|Social Media Content & Marketing
The admission procedure for an online B.A in Journalism and Mass Communication is conducted online but in some cases (such as in ODL course) the candidate may have to mail some of their documents for physical verification to the university authorities via post.
Over the period, the demand for professionals and qualified graduates in media and news has increased tremendously, especially with the involvement of technology in it. The career scope of online BA in journalism and mass communication has increased by leaps and bounds as a result, especially with the course now being approved by the UGC-DEB to be delivered in the online mode as well.
Now journalism is not restricted to newspapers or radio but digital media is also playing an important role in this area. You can check the following job profiles that you can apply for after the completion of a BA in Journalism and Mass Communication
The average academic fee for an online BA course in Journalism and Mass Communication is between Rs. 1,00,000 and Rs. 3,00,000. The universities that provide this course usually have financial support features like low-cost EMIs, educational loans etc to enable more students to take the course up.