Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Hindi) is mainly a part time course that is available in some of the prestigious mass communication institutes in the country. The program enhances your skills in the field of journalism and other activities related to the print and the mass media. The course is a useful one in enhancing your skills as a news reporter, script writer, editor and photographer. The course is also useful in understanding the role and impact of media on the society and how media is instrumental in influencing public opinion in a big way that too relatively fast.
Eligibility and course duration
A bachelor's degree in any of the stream plus a few years of experience in the media, in roles such as writer, editor, photographer, reporter, etc.
Duration of the course is 1 year.
More about the course
A full time one year course in journalism, it focuses on improving your skills in writing, reporting and editing among other things. You get to learn how the print media, such as the newspapers collect their news from their correspondents and news agencies. You get to learn reporting events that are of prime importance. You learn about the role and responsibility of the media towards the society. You learn how to report and edit news articles. Then there are topics on photography, photo journalism and about laws and ethics in journalism. Many of the courses introduce you to a practical exposure to the world of media by taking trips to media houses, where you get to observe the entire process from close quarters. The entire course is thus very relevant in enhancing your skills in journalism and other related activities.
Jobs and opportunities
Getting trained as a journalist opens up avenues of employment in the print media such as newspapers, local dailies, magazines and periodicals. It also creates opportunities for you in radio and television as a news reporter or reader. Other than the above media houses, you can also get into the public relations and advertising industry. One may even work as a freelancer in this industry and write for newspaper columns and magazines. Other than the diploma programs there are many other degree programs that one may undertake. With the coming of internet and the social media, digital reporting too provides for useful opportunities. Since your specialization is Hindi, you will get jobs mostly in the northern belt.
Post Graduate Diploma Journalism (Hindi) Admissions for 2020 - 2021 Academic Year
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