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    What are the subjects needed for mass communication?

    I have taken sociology, pol.science, english, pyschology and mass communication as my subjects in class 12. While taking mass communication as my course in college, will they ask for history and geography marks?

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    Re: What are the subjects needed for mass communication?

    Dear friend,

    The following subjects need for mass communication:

    -->>Advertising.
    -->>Journalism.
    -->>public relations.
    -->>Publishing.
    -->>Film making.


    All the best.................

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    Re: What are the subjects needed for mass communication?

    which subjects i am suppose to study, if i opt my career optin with "bachelor in journalism and mass communication" ?

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    dis is debadrita ghosh from west bengal. am doing b-tech 2nd year. want to do a diploma course in mass communication after cmpleting my b-tech. what r procedures for pursuing dis course...?

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    dear friend,




    Mass communication is a common degree can be done by students from any branch.

    For bachelor's degree you need 12th with 55% to sit in entrance examination.

    For master's degree you need graduation with 50% to sit in the entrance examination.

    To do this Students from Multimedia/fine arts/visual art/creative writing/eng literature/management etc are given preferences.

    But still one need to clear the entrance exam.


    Mass communication is a vast field covering many areas under it

    some of them are given below;

    PRINT JOURNALISM:

    ELECTRONIC JOURNALISM

    FILMS - PRODUCERS, ACTORS, MUSICIANS AND DANCERS

    ADVERTISING:

    ADVERTISING:

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    Re: What are the subjects needed for mass communication?

    Hai friends

    the mass is an vast field ,and it is having many areas come under it

    it is an common degree can take by any student

    for any bachelors degree you want minimum 60 % un your 12 standard

    for any master degree you want complete your graduation degree with minimum 60 %

    their are some areas which you can see below

    advertising ,print journalism ,electronics journalism

    can come under films producing
    actors
    dancers

    hope this information helps you

    good luck

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    Re: What are the subjects needed for mass communication?

    If you want to apply for mass communication course at bachelors level than the eligibilty is:
    12th class pass with min 50% marks, some colleges may ask for even 605 marks
    Minimum age of the candidates should be 17 years

    The good colleges from where you can do bachelors degree in mass communications are

    Delhi university
    Gurugobing singh indraprasth university
    makhanlal chaturvedi university

    There are many universities and pvt colleges offering various degree and diploma course in mass communication.
    But to make a successful career in this field you need to do this course from a very reputed college only.

    Apart from this you should have very good communication skills and presentation skills

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    HELLO DEAR
    Mass comunication subject are:

    public relations


    Advertising

    Publishing


    Film making

    print and electronic journalism

    books for prepare exam:
    GOOD LUCK

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    Re: What are the subjects needed for mass communication?

    the subjects needed for Mass communication are

    -->advertising

    -->journalism

    -->public relations

    ->publishing

    -->Film making

    hope the infromation is useful to u

    All the Best

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    i am reading in 2 and subjects are pol sci;sociology ;eng ;fine art and physical .give some suggestion for do something related to mass communication .

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    HELLO FRIEND,


    You are completing the degree, and interested to join in the MA MASS Communications,and this is the helps in communication among various societies.

    for MA in Mass Communication:
    At least 50% marks in graduation.

    NOTE:

    1.The Eligiblity Creteria are not same for all the collegs,it will be different for different University.

    2.Admission in Mass Communication is based upon written test and interview conducted by individual universities.

    Course Duration:

    2 years and divide in to 4 semesters

    Admission:

    Admission is based on the Entrance Examination,Group Discussion and Interview.

    Syllabus of the Mass Communication:

    First year :

    Paper 1-communication theory/research & evaluation
    Paper 2-visual communication
    Paper 3-Sound for the media
    Paper 4-Traditional entertainment
    Paper 5-Audio -visual production and still photography
    Paper 6-Radio production

    Second year:

    Paper 7 - Video and television production

    Paper 8 - Film production

    Paper 9 - Media appreciation
    Important dates :
    • Dates for Application Forms: April
    • Examination for MA in Mass Communication: May or June
    • Academic Session for MA in Mass Communication: August

    The top 10 colleges for MA Mass Communication:

    IIMC, New Delhi

    Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication, Pune

    Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad

    AJ Kidwai Mass Comm Research Centre, Jamia, New Delhi

    Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media, Bangalore

    Xavier Institute of Communication, Mumbai

    Asian College of Journalism, Chennai

    Film and Television Institute of India, Pune

    Manorama School of Communication, Kottayam

    Times School of Journalism, New Delhi

    Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi

    Institute of Mass Communication Film & Television Studies, Kolkata

    Academy for Photographic Excellence (APEx), New Delhi

    Academy of Broadcasting, Chandigarh

    Advertising Club - Anna Salai, Tamil Nadu


    "all the best"

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    Hi,am glory from Nigeria.what are the subject needed for mass communication.i dont know what i realy want to study in the mass communication.but i just want 2 knw the subject needed.

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    Re: What are the subjects needed for mass communication?

    the subjects needed for Mass communication are

    -->advertising

    -->journalism

    -->public relations

    ->publishing

    -->Film making

    All the Best...

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    Re: What are the subjects needed for mass communication?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    I have taken sociology, pol.science, english, pyschology and mass communication as my subjects in class 12. While taking mass communication as my course in college, will they ask for history and geography marks?
    Dear friend,

    Mass communication is the field which is very attracted by the young generations of India. In the mass communication course you will come to learn about various fields of media - newspapers, magazines, radio, television, advertisements, public relations etc. Mass communication is a very broad field. There are various institutes in India which offers courses related to Mass communication. The course related to mass communication are:-

    • Bachelor's Degrees in Mass Communication
    • Post Graduation Degrees in Mass Communication
    • PG Diploma in Mass Communication


    Subjects in Mass Communication:-

    1. Marketing
    2. Managerial Economics
    3. Human Resource Development
    4. Cultural Studies
    5. Accounting and Finance
    6. Basic Computers
    7. Operations Research (OR)
    8. Mass Communication and Human Communication
    9. Business Communication
    10. Advertising and Sales Promotion
    11. Market Research
    12. Journalism
    13. Statistical Analysis
    14. Public Relations – Publicity
    15. Entertainment Marketing
    16. Media Marketing
    17. Strategic Decision Making
    18. Entrepreneurship
    19. Environment Marketing
    20. Business Law
    21. Business Ethics, Corporate Etiquette and Art Appreciation

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    Friend,

    It's good that you complete your 12th with Mass Communication. The undergraduate program in mass communication is of two year term and comprises of four semesters.
    Students after completing 10+2 in any stream with at least 50 percent marks are eligible to opt for this course.


    Here is the Subjects for Mass Communication::

    Semester 1 ::-
    Introduction to Communication and Media
    Origin and Growth of Indian Media
    General Awareness
    Language of Communication and Translation
    Basic Computer Practical Application
    Human Communication
    Business Communication




    Semester 2 ::-
    Principles and Theories of Mass Communication
    Communication for Development
    Operations ResearchMedia Marketing
    Reporting and Editing for Practical Newspaper
    Communication Research
    Multi Media & Cyber Practical Communication


    Semester 3 ::-
    Television & Video Communication
    Television and Entertainment
    Radio Programme Production
    Current Affairs
    Web Communication
    Statistical Analysis


    Semester 4 ::-
    Corporate Communication & Media Management

    Principles and Practice of Advertising
    Media Laws and Ethics
    Issue Based Writing
    Journalism


    Best Universities in India :-

    Delhi University
    Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University
    MakhanLal Chathurvedi National University
    Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication
    Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad
    AJ Kidwai Mass Comm Research Centre
    Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media
    Film and Television Institute of India, Pune
    Xavier Institute of Communication, Mumbai

    Best of Luck...............


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    Eligibility of Mass communication


    Bachelor of Mass Communication is a three year full time degree programme. You just have to complete your 12th standard of examination in HSC, Science, Arts or Commerce which you already have.Now a day’s most of the colleges are conducting the Entrance test for the admission. The Entrance test has been divided into three parts i.e., written test, group discussion and personal interview.


    Age :

    For gaining admission to any undergraduate degree in Mass Communication from any University or Institute, a student should be 17 years of age at the time of admission or should complete 17 years before 1st October of the year in which admission is sought.


    Education Qualification :

    To be eligible for pursuing Mass Communication or any stream of it, a student’s successful completion of 10+2 from Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) or any other examination recognised as equivalent to it is must. The minimum marks for gaining admission are 45 percent. However, most of the universities insist on 1st division in aggregate of 3 main subjects and 1 elective subject in XIIth standard. Some colleges also want their student to be fluent in English language and expect at least 75 marks in the subject.

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    Hello Dear Friend ...


    Some of the Subjects are given below ---

    They are ::

    COMMUNICATION THEORY

    SOUND FOR THE MEDIA

    VISUAL COMMUNICATION

    RADIO PRODUCTION

    FILM PRODUCTION

    MEDIA APPRECIATION

    VIDEO AND TELEVISION PRODUCTION

    TRADITIONAL ENTERTAINMENT




    GOOD LUCK

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    Hi, i\'m juliet from nigeria, I don\'t really get this, which subject is needed, like english, cmmerce and what, i really wanna know please help me out

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    Re: What are the subjects needed for mass communication?

    Hi Friend,

    Mass Communication is a common Degree Can be done by you From any Branch.
    For Bachelor's Degree You need 12th with 55% of marks to sit in the entrance exam.
    For Masters Degree you need Graduation with 50% to sit in the entrance Examination.
    To do this students from Multimedia/Fine arts/visual art/Creative writing/Eng Literature/Management etc are given preferences.
    But still you need to clear the entrance exam.

    Subjects needed for Mass communications are:
    Advertising and Cultural Consumption
    Ethics and Media culture
    Media and Politics
    Media Audiences
    News and New Media
    News Machine
    Visual Media and Mass communication

    Thank you...

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    Hi,

    Since you already have Mass communication in intermediate, you can definitely pursue MAss communication course, otherwise also, you could do it with any subjects in 12th.

    Eligibility for Mass communication degree courses -

    10+2 with minmum of 50 % marks , from a recognised school.

    Institutes offering Mass Communication courses

    IIMC , New Delhi

    NRAI School of mass communication

    AJK Mass communication research centre

    Pran’s media Institute

    WLC college

    R K College of systems and management

    Take one school fo mass communication


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    hello friend

    for mass communication

    must you have following subjects like as

    1.public relation

    2.film marketing

    3.publishing

    4.advertising


    that's all

    thanks

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    HELLO SIR,

    HERE I AM GOING TO YOU A SIMPLE SOLUTION TO YOUR QUERY::::>>>

    YOU SIMPLY HAVE TO READ THE FOLLOWING BOOKS FOR THE MASS COMMUNICATION::::>>>>

    ***PUBLISHING.

    ***ADVERTISING.

    ***PUBLIC RELATION.

    ***FILM MARKETING.

    also visit at the nptel website for the more helpful contents.

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    dear friend.....
    mass communication is the field which is very attracted by the young generations of india. in the mass communication course you will come to learn about
    variou fields of media- news papers, magazines, radio television,advetisements.
    thanks...

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    Dear friend,

    Here are the list of books for Mass Communication :-

    >>Film Making

    >>Advertising

    >>Public Relation

    >>Journalism

    >>Publishing

    Eligibility:-

    Should have passed 10+2 with at least 50% of marks from any recognized Board of secondary education.


    All the best..

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    what is more profitable.............journalism and mass communication in english language or in hindi language and why?????? .........pls. reply as soon as possible.......

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    WHAT ARE THE FOUR MAJOR O\'LEVEL SUBJECT NEEDED FOR MASS COMMUNICATION

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    Hi,
    No, colleges do not take into consideration your geography or history marks at school level. A mass communication course ideally covers subjects like print media, electronic media, radio, internet, public relations, advertising, and film making.

    Thanks
    Shashakn

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    Hello

    The subjects in mass communication are related to

    Advertising
    Journalism - Print, TV, Radio
    Public Relations
    Publishing
    Film-making - direction and production

    The best mass communication colleges in India are


    Indian Institute of Mass Communication New Delhi
    Xavier Institute of Communication, Mumbai
    International School of Business and Media, Pune
    Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication, Pune
    Asian College of Journalism, Chennai
    Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad Film and Television Institute of India, Pune
    AJ Kidwai Mass Comm Research Centre, Jamia Milia, New Delhi
    Manorama School of Communication, Kottayam
    Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media, Bangalore

    all the best


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    Mass Communication Subject:


    * Advertising
    * Media and Politics
    * Journalism - Print, TV, Radio
    * Media Audiences
    * Public Relations
    * Publishing
    * News Machine
    * Visual Media and Mass Communication
    * Film-making - direction and production
    * Media Marketing


    Mass Communication Courses:
    • Bachelor's Degrees in Mass Communication
    • Post Graduation Degrees in Mass Communication
    • PG Diploma in Mass Communication
    • M. A. – Mass Communication (MA-MC)
    • Master Program in TV Production, Direction & Journalism
    • Diploma in Television Production
    • Diploma in Advertising, Public Relations & Brand Management
    • Certificate TV News Reading & Anchoring

    Mass Communication Careers:
    • Journalist
    • Advertising
    • News Anchor
    • Copy Writer
    • Media Planner
    • TV Producer
    • Camera Person
    • Public Relations Officer (PRO)
    • Film-making
    • Copy Editor

    Top 10 Mass Communication Institutes in India:
    1. IIMC, New Delhi
    2. Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication, Pune
    3. Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad
    4. AJ Kidwai Mass Comm Research Centre, Jamia, New Delhi
    5. Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media, Bangalore
    6. Xavier Institute of Communication, Mumbai
    7. Asian College of Journalism, Chennai
    8. Film and Television Institute of India, Pune
    9. Manorama School of Communication, Kottayam
    10. 1Times School of Journalism, New Delhi

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