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This Course provides in-depth knowledge and understanding of mass media by working professionals and expert academicians. Enhance the skill of an individual to use his/her imagination, creativity & innovation. Provide opportunities to get practical experience through projects assignments and other curricular activities. Mass communication is pervasive into our life as an indispensable part, though its medium with new Innovations and Improvisations. Television, Newspaper, Radio, Advertising, PR, News portals, Blogs, etc. are such a medium which always has appetite for New and innovative minds with great career opportunities. Social media has brought about the biggest revolution in the way news is produced and consumed. New media is changing the way people across the world are entertained and consume information. This module imparts to the student, the basics of using social media – both from the technology end, and from the ethics and verification perspective.
The Radio and TV Journalism Studies at MERIT is an interdisciplinary program that combines courses in Radio, Television, New Media, Digital Media and Social Media.
The program emphasizes the development of critical thinking, professional writing skills and effective communication.The course prepares students for a wide variety of careers in Television, Radio, New Media, Digital and Social Media.
Your determination of joining the Media could guarantees you job satisfaction, as well as the scope to realize your own potential. Create your own stories, write scripts, animate your ideas, report to the camera, use special effects and let your imagination soar to the skies.
The skill gained at MERIT, combined with personal determination, will help you to succeed in the competitive Media Industries.
|Web content writer
|New Media journalist
|TV News channels
|Event management companies
|IT cell of political parties
Mr. Arunesh Kumar is a Media professional with 10 years of experience in Radio and TV news industry and academia. He is UGC NET and SLET (Maharastra & Goa) qualified. Prior to joining Sharda University, he has worked as Asst. Professor, Mass Media at Jamia Millia Islamia, IIMC New Delhi and Mangalayatan University Aligarh. Before academics, he has worked in ETV, Zee News, CNEB and IBN7 as Producer in Output desk. He is also associated with the News Services Division of All India Radio on a casual basis.
Mr. Santosh Kumar is a well known journalist and columnist. He is a winner of Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism award. He has worked with India Today. Mr Santosh has done a series of cover stories and interviewed eminent political personalities in the country. Currently he is working with Dainik Bhaskar as a Deputy Editor. Experience: 13 Years Qualification: Masters Degree in Mass Communication and Journalism
Mr. Chandan Jajware has expertise in field reporting. He has a strong hold in political reporting. At present, he is associated with News 18 India. He is also an expert of Railway affairs. Experience: 10 Years of field reporting experience Qualification: Masters degree in Mass Communication and journalism.
Mr. Hashami is working as a Correspondent for a Japanese Leading Daily Newspaper since 2007. He is experienced in covering a wide range of issues such as Sri Lankan crisis in 2009, Rohingya crisis since 2012, the Kashmir issue, Tibetan issue, Terrorism in South East Asia and Indian Political and social issues. Mr. Hashmi has a special interest in Martial Arts and Yoga. He holds Three Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo and Two Degree Black Belt in Kung fu. Mr. Hashmi has a remarkable interest in Theatre and plays specially Third World Theatre. He participated in more than hundred street plays and stage shows during his academic years. Experience: 10 Years.
Mr. Pravakar Chanchal has more than 8 years of experience in Broadcast Journalism. At present he is associated with Zee Media. Experience: 12 Years Qualification: Masters Degree in Mass Communication
Mr. Shivaji is an excellent script writer and columnist. He did his Masters from Banaras Hindu University. While working with "Governance Now" magazine, he had published dozens of stories. Currently he is working with India TV. Experience: 12 Years Qualification: Degree in Journalism from BHU
Mr. Rajnish Ranjan Pandey is an alumnus of Jamia Millia Islamia and BHU. He did his Bachelors in French language from Banaras Hindu University and PG Diploma in TV Journalism from Jamia Millia Islamia. Mr. Rajnish has expertise in Script writing and TV News production. Formerly, he worked with- India TV, IBN7, P7 News and CSDS. Currently he is associated with News 24. Experience: 10 Years Qualification: Masters Degree in Journalism and Mass Communication (PTU) PG Diploma in TV Journalism (Jamia Millia Islamia) PG Diploma in Conflict Analysis and Peace Building (Jamia Millia Islamia)
Journalism and Mass Communication