Master of Communication & Journalism (MCJ)

Quality education in communication/journalism studies has been a dream for the academic society in Kerala and SHSC gives its best to fill the vacuum. For journalism aspirants, the MCJ programme provides the perfect learning platform, blending theory and practical learning. Designed to meet global standards, this course fosters creative and responsible communication professionals, who will be the next generation journalists, perception managers, corporate communicators, PR professionals, advertisers, visualisers and much more.

Eligibility

Graduation in any field.

Syllabus

  • Semester I

    Introduction to Communication (Theory)
    History and Development of Journalism (Theory)
    Public Relations & Corporate Communication (Theory)
    News Reporting (Theory)
    News Reporting (Practical)

  • Semester II

    Media Management and Production (Theory)
    Business Journalism (Theory)
    Advertising Practice (Theory)
    Editing Techniques and Translation (Theory)
    Editing and Translation (Practical)

  • Semester III

    Media Law and Ethics (Theory)
    (A): Malayalam Journalism (Theory)
    (B): Health and Communication (Theory)
    Magazine Journalism (Theory)
    Radio, Television and Cinema (Theory)
    Radio and Video Production (Practical)

  • Semester IV

    Communication for Development (Theory)
    Research Methods for Media (Theory)
    New Media, Feature and Technical (Theory)
    Laboratory Journal/ Internship (Practical)
    Project / Dissertation
    Comprehensive Viva-Voice