DEPARTMENT OF JOURNALISM
The Department of Communication & Journalism was established in 2017-18
with the combination JPEng (Journalism, Psychology and English Literature) offered from the stream of Humanities , i.e., BA . The course plan is of three years/six semesters which is completely designed by the University of Mysore. , Journalism is offered in this college , which will help the students in defining their career as , editors , reporters , photographers , content writers , translators , anchors , TV news presenters , Radio jockeys and much more in the field of print , as well as in Broadcast media.
Vision & Mission
Vision Statement of Department:
The vision of the department is to become a Centre of excellence in Journalism and communication education by providing a platform for communication training and Journalistic writing and to provide students with the hands-on practical knowledge along with the theoretical one. The vision will be a successful one, only by taking the traditional and digital media hand-in-hand to meet the challenges of the present media industry which is observed in Christ College.
Mission Statement of Department:
The mission of the department is to provide high quality and relevant education, training and professional knowledge in Communication and Journalism. The department focuses on a noble thought of providing responsible journalists with good Journalistic ethics & principles to the field of Media, who would serve the society in an unbiased way and strive towards the national development.
To equip the students with theoretical and practical knowledge in Communication and Journalism.
To train amateur Journalists in meeting the challenges of the Media.
To become a centre of excellence in Journalism education.
Journalism if offered with the combination JPEng (Journalism, Psychology and English Literature) from the stream of Humanities, i.e., BA . The course plan is of three years/six semesters which is completely designed by the University of Mysore, Mysuru. The subject includes more of practical components in the syllabus, which helps the students to bridge the gap between their academics and the present Media industry, let that be newspapers, Radio, Tv , New media or cinema. The teaching not only comprises with indoor class room teaching, whereas it also includes, organizing special lectures from well-known media personalities & Renowned resource persons from across the country, conducting seminars & Workshops, taking students to media visits , organizing media fests and much more .
Fests & Industrial Visits
The department had organized an inter-college Media fest “SPARK BUZZ “in 2017, to highlight the students’ talents & leadership qualities. The students utilized the provided platform, & with the support of the college & the entire staff.