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Certification Mass Communication and Journalism Admissions 2017 - 2018 Academic Year


Aspiring for a career in journalism? Interested in the field of mass communication and want to enhance your skills in reporting or writing for newspapers, magazines, online websites and the broadcasting media? Then learn here the details and the prospects of the course Certification in Mass Communication and Journalism.

Course Name: Certification Mass Communication and Journalism
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Stream: Journalism, Media & Communication
Course Category: Journalism
Duration: 6-12 months

Overview


Mass communication and journalism is a very popular field. Newspapers, periodicals and magazines, online as well as print versions, are gaining increasing popularity. News and infotainment channels in the televisions are highly popular with the masses. More and more new players are coming into this very competitive field. That creates lots of job opportunities for budding journalists, desirous of working in the mass media as an employee or a freelancer. The internet is also providing exciting opportunities to aspiring journalists to write and report.

Eligibility


Pass in 10+2 from a recognized board from any of the streams. Graduates looking forward to enhance their writing and journalism skills can opt for this course too.

Course duration


Duration of this course varies from institute to institute and upon the exact nature of the course. They can be anywhere from 6-12 months.



Colleges offering Certification Mass Communication and Journalism course in India

College NameUniversityState
K.L.E. Society's Lingaraj CollegeKLE Academy of Higher Education and ResearchKarnataka
Mata Gujri CollegePunjabi UniversityPunjab
S.g.g.s Khalsa CollegePunjab UniversityPunjab
Serampore CollegeDr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University West Bengal

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More about the course


The certificate courses on mass communication and journalism pay emphasis to your communication, writing and editing skills. Depending upon your area of interest you can choose your field, whether newspaper or news channel reporting, public relations, mass communications or marketing. These courses are also useful to those who are already employed as journalists without any formal training. Most of these courses focus on a specific or niche area of journalism. Through these courses your story writing, feature writing and news reporting skills get developed that comes handy for getting jobs in magazines, newspapers, etc. One also has the opportunity to learn various types of journalism like cultural, business, sports and investigative journalism. It thus helps you develop your own writing style too. Other features that you can learn are copy editing and headline writing. Communication principles and ethics in writing & news reporting are also stressed upon through these courses.

Job opportunities


These certificate courses help you get a start in the field of journalism. Depending upon your training or area of interest, you can begin as a news reporter, magazine journalist, creative writer, technical writer or even as a blogger in online websites. You can also work in fields such as publishing, public relations or editing. There are a host of news agencies, magazines and television channels in the country that provide ample opportunities to those who are willing to go the distance in journalism or mass communication. An inquisitive mind, tactfulness and the ability to present information accurately and effectively will take you all the distance.

Certification Mass Communication and Journalism Admissions for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

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