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2020 Diploma Journalism Bharathidasan University, Diploma Examination, Journalism and Public Relations, Reporting and Editing, Nov 2020. Question paper

Course: Diploma Journalism   University/board: Bharathidasan University

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Bharathidasan University

S.No. 9537 TD DJPR3
(For candidates admitted from 2006-07 onwards)

Diploma Examination, Nov 2020.

Journalism and Public Relations

Reporting and Editing

Time : Three Hours Maximum : 100 marks

Section A - (10×2=20 marks)

Answer all questions

Write short notes on:
1. Exclusive

2. Lead

3. Bureau chief

4. Style sheet

5. Inverted Pyramid style

6. Embargo

7. Off the record

8. Copy

9. Follow up

10. Wire service

Section B - (5×6=30 marks)

Answer all questions, choosing either (a) or (b)

11.a) Briefly explain the types of reporting.


b) What is copy editing?

12.a) What are the functions of editorial desk.


b) What are the responsibilities of news editor?

13.a) What are the elements of a news story?


b) Explain different types of news.

14.a) What is a style sheet? Explain with examples.


b) Explain the important features of column writing.

15.a) Differentiate between press conference and meet the press.


b) What are the basic principles of interviewing?

Section C - (5×10=50 marks)

Answer all questions, choosing either (a) or (b)

16.a) What is lead? Explain it with example.


b) What are the things to be taken care of the reporter seek the help of translators.

17.a) What makes news? Explain news valuer with example.


b) What are the techniques of rewriting?

18.a) News about environment and other social problems should get highlighted in news media. Elucidate the statement.


b) Explain Embargo.

19. a) What are the types and formats of interview? Explain


b) Elucidate the principles of editing.

20.a) Explain the structure and functions of newsroom.


b) What is the importance of follow ups in news?

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