Bachelor of Arts (B.A- Journalism, Communicative English, Psychology)

About the Program

This course aims to endow students to face the competitive world of media. The curriculum is designed to facilitate students to excel in their field of interest. This program acts as an overpass between the academics and the industry. This course helps build impending Media Professionals. The course offers a structured pathway to help the students purse their career in the world of media

Course Duration

3 years

Certifying Body

Bangalore University

Eligibility Criteria

The minimum qualification required to apply is a pass in the 10+2 examination in Science/Commerce/Arts from PUC / ISC / CBSE or equivalent board. A course recognized as equivalent thereto by the University.


Curriculum

Semester I

  • Language I – Kannada / Hindi / Sanskrit
  • Language II – English
  • Basic Psychological Processes-I
  • Functional Grammar
  • Phonetics-I
  • Introduction to Communication and Media
  • Foundation Course
  • CC & EC

Semester II

  • Language I – Kannada / Hindi / Sanskrit
  • Language II – English
  • Basic Psychological Processes-II
  • Functional Grammar
  • Reading and Writing
  • Print Media
  • Foundation Course
  • CC & EC

Semester III

  • Language I – Kannada / Hindi / Sanskrit
  • Language II – English
  • Child Developmental Psychology-I
  • Business writing
  • Media-Print
  • Audio Visual Print Media
  • Foundation Course
  • CC & EC

Semester IV

  • Language I – Kannada / Hindi / Sanskrit
  • Language II – English
  • Child Developmental Psychology-II
  • Writing for Media-Radio
  • Creative Writing
  • Media Laws
  • CC & EC

Semester V

  • Counseling /Health /Social /Industrial
  • Educational/Abnormal---Psychology
  • Writing for Media-Film
  • EDR
  • Reporting
  • Editing
  • SDC

Semester VI

  • Counseling/Health/Social/Industrial
  • Educational/Abnormal-Psychology
  • Writing for Media-Advertising
  • Popular Culture and Media
  • Media Management
  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • SDC

Value Added Programs

  • Pedagogy in Language Learning - (RIE, Bangalore)
  • Translation Techniques in Various Regional Languages - (MHRD, NTM- Mysore)
  • Media and Language - (Suvarana News, Bangalore)
  • Art of Public Speaking
  • Media Writing - (Deccan Herald, Bangalore)
  • Cinematography – Jain (Deemed-to-be University)
  • Theatrics - (Department of Performing Arts, Bangalore University)
  • Studies in Indology/Epic studies/Shubhashitha
  • Folk Literature
  • Literary Source Creating through Digital Tools

How to Apply

Jain Entrance Test - JET 2020

UG Programs – 24 and 25 April 2020

Apply Online

Documents to be enclosed

  • Photocopy of PUC / CBSE / ISC or equivalent board mark sheet
  • Any other certificates / testimonials in support of accomplishments

For admission details, contact

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Career Prospects

Bachelor of Arts degree will enable you to gain employment in the following areas

  • Digital copywriter
  • Editorial assistant
  • Lexicographer
  • Magazine journalist
  • Marketing executive
  • Media researcher
  • Social media manager
  • Newspaper journalist
  • Publishing copy-editor/proofreader

Admission enquiries

   JGI Knowledge Campus

5th Floor Admission Office
#44/4, District Fund Road,
Jayanagar 9th Block,
Bangalore - 560 069