B.A. (H) JournalismMaharaja Agrasen College
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- New delhi
B.A. (H) Journalism
The B.A (Hons) Journalism Course at the University of Delhi aims at foregrounding the role of journalism in a democracy. It helps the students to refine their linguistic and communicative skills. It provides an insight into the socio-economic and political dimensions of living in a globalized world today. History of journalism and printing, social psyche and mass culture, news making, advertising and public relations are all covered for a solid foundation.
The course enables the students to appreciate the unique nuances of various mediums so that they imbibe not just the methodology and message of the medium, but also its impact and limitations. It is a forum where students learn to organize their time, meet deadlines and yet be creative and original. In a nutshell, the course exposes the students to the core skills, challenges and rewards, integral to the profession.
Teaching in B.A (Hons) Journalism is held in six semesters over a period of 3 years. Examination is held at the end of each semester (tentatively in the months of December and May). Each paper carries 100 marks (80 marks for written examination and 20 marks for Internal Assessment) Project Report in Semester VI carries 150 marks and comprehensive viva 50 marks.