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Mass Communication uses different communication mediums like print, newspapers, television, books, films and others to transmit information to a wide range of people. A degree of bachelor of mass communication teaches aspirants the process of transmitting information on a large scale to a considerable part of population through the use of different mediums. The study of Mass Communication is also about studying the effects of the contents on people’s behaviours, emotions and views. Those who have passion for this domain can take up mass Communication studies at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in different branches of it such as Journalism, Radio, Advertising and Public Relations.
Mass Communication is not only restricted to journalism. Mass media virtually covers and touches all aspects of human life. Careers in Mass Communication are not only lucrative but at the end of the day it also brings immense job satisfaction and one also gets to express his creativity through different channels.
In last few decades there has been a phenomenal and unprecedented growth in communication technology and journalism. Mass Communication opens the gates of numerous career options for a person. Upon completing a course, the aspirants as per one’s interest and talent can choose a job as a journalist, actor, director, editor, screenwriter. A graduate degree in the field is good to start with but a post graduate degree is preferred to get a responsible position in any organization. Besides doing a course from a reputed mass communication institute one must possess certain skills or interests to ensure a good job. Candidates who are interested to get into news media should have keen interest and sound knowledge of news and current affairs; and those interested in electronic media should have practical knowledge on video editing. As a part of the course most of the mass communication colleges offer internship programs with different news or entertainment channels.
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