About the Course

Mass Communication is the study of mass media including all types of medium used to convey information to the audience. Examples of mass media include newspapers, magazines, films, radio, television, etc. The Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication (BJMC) course of GGS IPU comprehensively introduces the students to various aspects of Journalism. The three year programme helps equip students with the relevant skills and knowledge set to excel in media and communication sectors. The field of communication requires a skilled and professional approach. This field is a fast growing industry looking for enterprising professionals. The objectives of the course are; to produce scholar graduates with strong academic knowledge and professional skills so they are prepared to join a media related profession and to produce graduates who will contribute positively to society. A professional course in mass communication opens doors for a career in films &TV, publishing, public relations, journalism, editing, direction, film making, script writing, production, etc. In nutshell, Mass Communication widens up the horizon of career options for a person. Attractive careers as journalist, actor, director, editor, screenwriter, RJ, producer, VJ are available to the talented and trained individuals. At Delhi Metropolitan Education, the students of Journalism and Mass Communication are given the freedom needed for propagating innovation and creativity. Over the three years, the students not only gain working knowledge of the media industry, but also begin to excel in particular fields. This is achieved through a strong emphasis on generous guidance from proficient faculty and regular interaction with industry experts. In addition to the academics, students gain many life skills at DME and are presented with a range of opportunities to develop and exhibit these skills. Life at DME is full of activities and BJMC students often lead in organizing and reporting of these activities, such as blood donation camps, University’s annual cultural programme Anugoonj etc. DME also boasts excellent academic infrastructure and various facilities exclusively for BJMC students including modern audio, video, and photo studios.

FIRST YEAR

  1. Communication : Concepts & Processes
  2. Contemporary India: An Overview
  3. Basics of Design & Graphics
  4. Communication Skill Lab
  5. Contemporary India: Issues & Debates
  6. Design & Graphics Lab
  7. Print Journalism
  8. Media Laws & Ethics
  9. Still Photography
  10. Print Journalism Lab
  11. Still Photography Lab
  12. Design & Graphics Lab 2

SECOND YEAR

  1. Development & Communication
  2. Radio Journalism & production
  3. Basics of Camera, Light & Sound
  4. Summer Training Report
  5. Radio Journalism & production lab
  6. Operation & Handling of video equipments lab
  7. Basics of Advertising
  8. Basics of Public Relations
  9. Television Programming & Production
  10. Advertising Lab
  11. Public Relations Lab
  12. Television Production lab

THIRD YEAR

  1. Basics of New Media
  2. Media Research
  3. Event Management
  4. New Media Lab
  5. Media Research Lab
  6. Event Management Lab
  7. Functional Exposure Report
  8. Media Management & Entrepreneurship
  9. Global Media: An Overview
  10. Environment Communication
  11. Comprehensive Viva
  12. Final Project

ELECTIVE SUBJECTS

  1. Personality Development
  2. Writing Skills
  3. Health Communication
  4. Sports Journalism
  5. Radio Jockeying & News Reading
  6. Video Editing
  7. Television News : Reporting & Anchoring
  8. Corporate Communication
  9. Digital Media Marketing
  10. Film Appreciation

Prof. Ambrish Saxena

Prof. (Dr.) Ambrish Saxena is an accomplished media professional. He is an educator, trainer, researcher, author, anchor, and political analyst. Currently, Dr. Saxena is working as Academic Head of Zee Institute of Media Arts (ZIMA) and Zee Institute of Creative Arts (ZICA),

Prof. Ashok Ogra

Director Apeejay Institute of Communication and Former Vice President (South Asia) Discovery Channel

Mr. Shammi Narang

Renowned Broadcaster and ‘Voice of Indian Metro’

Sumit Awasthi

(Deputy Managing Editor, NEWS 18)

Mr. K.G. Suresh

(Director General, IIMC)

Ms. Reema Gautam

(Senior Journalist)

Mr. N.K. Singh

(Senior Journalist)

Mr. Amitabh Srivastava

(Head PR, Pravas NGO)

Mr. Prashant Tandon

(Senior Journalist)

Selected Faculty

Prof. (Dr.) Sushmita Bala

M.A., B.Ed., BJ, MJ Ph.D.

Parul Mehra

Head of Department PhD (Submitted), MPhil, MJMC, B.Ed., BJMC, B.Com.

Neelam Nanda

M.A. Mass Comm, BJMC

Divya Rastogi Kapoor

MJMC, BJMC

Sanchita Chakraborty

MA (Media Governance) BMMMC

Priyanka Oberoi

MJMC, BJMC MA (Hindi)

Mohit Kumar

M.Sc (Electronic Media) PGD(Film Journalism) BJMC

Tulika Arora

MAMC, M.Com

Rahul Joshi

BJMC, MJMC (Gold Medallist)

Manmeet Kaur

BJMC, MJMC (Gold Medallist)

Harjeet Singh Kukreja

BJMC, PG Diploma in Journalism

Deepika Dhawan

PGD (ADMC),PGD (MRDA),BMMMC

Dr. Ramini Swarna

Ph.D., M.Phil, M.A.PGDCA

Atul Arora

Ph.D.(Submitted) M.Phil (Mass Comm) MMC, BJMC