Bachelor’s Program

BJMC

  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 Department: BJMC

Class – 1st semester                             

Subject:  Introduction to Journalism and Mass Communication

Paper – I (First)                                                      

Name of Faculty Member: Ms. Sakshi  Pillai

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Communication: definitions

Process

Types of communication

Oral media

August Models of communication,

process and

types of communication,

written media

September Mass Communication: Nature, scope and definitions,

Elements of Mass Communication,

Functions and characteristics of Mass Communication,

October Role of Mass Communication

Journalism: meaning, description, nature,scope and importance

Newspaper, books, magazines

Radio and television, cinema and internet, objectivity, accuracy, freedom

November Scope of journalism : political journalism, sports journalism,

investigative journalism

REVISION

MODEL EXAMS

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class – 1st semester       

 Subject-Origin And Growth Of  Print Media

 Paper –  II (Second)                                                           

 Name of Faculty Member: Ms. Sakshi  Pillai

Month Topic to be covered

 

July

Origin And Growth Of  Print Media

Print media in India

Role Of Print media in Freedom Movement

August Print media in India

Stages Of Develop and Changing Role

Early development

The Role Of Press In Reform  Movement

September The Rises Of Nationalist Press

Post-independence Press

Press council Of India

Indian Press institution And Their Role

Press Institute Of India

October The Press club

Important Newspaper

Magazine

Indian News Agencies

An Introduction

November Language Press

Origin And Development

State Scenario In Chhattisgarh

REVISION

MODEL EXAMS

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department:      BJMC

Class:  1st Semester                           

Subject:  Audio Visual Communication   

Paper: III (Third)

Name of Faculty Member:  Mr. Rahul Tiwari

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Radio as a medium of mass communication

Characteristics of radio with historical perspective with reference to India

August Types of ownership

Audience

Commmercial Radio

Education radio

September AM, FM

Community radio

Television as a medium of mass communication

Characteristics of Television

Organizational Structure of Doordarshan

Satellite television channels

October Cable television

Commmercial Television

Films:  Nature

Historical Background

Film Industry in India

November Status Issues

Problems

Regional Cinema

REVISION

MODEL EXAMS

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class – 1stsemester.

Subject: Communicative English.

Paper: IV

Name of Faculty Member: Dr. Sujata Koley

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Introduction to the syllabus, Functional Grammar –Nouns Countable, uncountable and (types).

Functional grammar and types of noun continued with detailed study.

Pronouns — personal, relatives and others

August Verbs and Verb structure (infinitive, gerund).

Comparisons and intensifications.

Modifiers, adverbs, adjectives and adjective phrases.

Vocabulary—Synonyms, Antonyms, Homonyms, Dimunitives and Adjective Phrases.Derivatives, Jargons, Registers.

September Mechanics of writing, Precis Writing, Paragraph Writing, Curriculum Vitae, Resume/.Preparation of questionnaire for interview.

Continued with the same topic.

October Skills expansion, Working skills, Language of newspaper.

Continued with the same topic.

Literature: Text Book. 1) Where the Mind is Without Fear.

November 2) Heritage of Indian Art.

3) Freedom Movement in India.

4) Raja’s Diamond.

Revision.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department:      BJMC

Class:  1st Semester   

Subject:  Value Education and liberal studies – I          

 Paper: V (Five)

Name of Faculty Member:  Ms. Sakshi Pillai

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Significance of Value Education

Problems faced by Humanity

August Ecological and environmental imbalance

Social and family disintegration

Stress and Conflict in individuals

September Solutions for above problems

Understanding values and human behavior

Internal Values

Behavioural Values

October Material Values

Existential Values

November Human Values

Model Examination

 

 

 

 

 

 

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department:      BJMC

Class:  1st Semester 

Subject:  India’s Political Environment                           

 Paper: 1st (First)

Name of Faculty Member:  Mr. Rahul Tiwari

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Understanding the Politics and Political Environment

Government Making

February Working of Federalism

Issues in Governance of State and Central levels of state autonomy in India

Politics at the district level

Panchayati Raj

Elections and governance

March Nature of the party system

Study of the major national parties

Some of the more important regional parties and their social bases

Effects of fragmentation of parties on centre and state governments

Study of Government in states and center

April The electoral system – processes, stresses and strains, secularism and communalism  in India

Problems and Trends

Centre – State relations and reports on centre – state relations

ASEAN, SAARC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class – 2nd  semester                                            

 Subject : Introduction to Sociology 

Paper –  II  (Second)                                                      

Name of Faculty Member: Ms. Sakshi  Pillai

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Nature and scope of sociology

Basic concepts of sociology

Society, Institution

Group, community

Kinship

February Caste, Class

Clan, tribe

Marriage, Social change: concept, process

Types of social change, agents of social change

Social control: its meaning and importance

March Body language

Social Interactions: its meaning, stages

Importance of mass media

Collective behavior meaning

April Social interactions; its types, verbal, non-verbal comm

Crowd, public

Audience

Revision

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

Department: HINDI

Class : BJMC II Semester 

Subject: Hindi  

Paper: IV

Name of Faculty Member…Smt Surekha Jawade.

Month Topic to be covered

 

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  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class : 2nd  semester                                             

Subject :  Value Education and  Liberal Studies-II 

Paper :  5th   (Fifth)                                                      

Name of Faculty Member: Ms. Sakshi  Pillai

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Understanding of Human- self and body

Harmony and self

Harmony and self with Body

Harmony being and human goal

February Internal conflict in human life

External conflict in human life

Understanding  values and human behavior

March Behavioural values

Jeevan values Material values

Human goals

Harmony being and human goal

April Understanding values and human behavior

Understanding values and morality

Revision

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class:  3rd  Semester                                                             

Subject:  Writing For Media                                                                  

Paper: Ist (First)

Name of Faculty Member:  Mr. Zakir hussain

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Historical background of writing

Elements of language

Writing as Coding of contents

August Language for mediated communication

Principles and methods of effective writing

Rules of grammar

Sentence Construction

September Paragraphing

Narration

Adjectives and adverbs

Tenses

Sequence and logic

Creativity in writing

October Features and article

Interview Stories

Business writing

Technical writing

News

November Letters

Introduction to broadcast writing

Writing for radio

The audio language

Writing for Television – The visual language

Writing for target groups, Special  intera audiences

Book Reviews

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

Department: BJMC

Class – 3rd  semester                                             

Subject-Reporting

 Paper –   II (Second)                                                       

Name of Faculty Member: Ms.  Sakshi  Pillai

Month Topic to be covered
July Introduction to reporting,

Principles of reporting

Functions

Responsibilities

August Reporting as the base of any newspaper,

Reporting techniques, news elements

News sources- Types & problems

September Qualities of a reporter,

Roles & responsibilities of reportorial staff

Reporters, correspondence, stringers & bureaus

Reporting : Crime, Courts, Defence, Political, Industry, Labour, Health

October Business & commerce, Sports, Public Speech,

Reporting : Functions, Meetings, Seminars

Workshop & conferences, Interviews

Introduction to reporting for radio

Introduction to reporting for television

November Investigating & Interpretative reporting

Web reporting, Blogging, Twitter

Online media contents

REVISION

MODEL EXAMS

December SEMESTER EXAMINATIONS
  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department:  BJMC

Class:  3rd  Semester             

Subject:  Editing                                                                 

 Paper: 3rd  (Third)

Name of Faculty Member:  Mr. Rahul Tiwari

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Introduction to Editing

Principles and functions of editing

Editiorial Desk

August Copy editing

Editing Symbols

Proof Reading Symbols and their significance

The role and functions of sub- editors and assistant editors

September News Editors

Editors

Organizational and structure of news-room and news desk

Selection of news items

Subbing

Weekly newspaper and periodicals

October Photo editing

Headlines and sub-headlines

Intro and body of news

Editing articles and features

Page make-up for newspaper and magazines

November Style sheet

Editing  Radio  and TV news

Editing equipment for Radio and Tv

Editing other programmes for radio and TV

  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department:  BJMC

Class: BJMC III rd Semester
Subject: Computer Application For Media
Paper:  IV

Name of Faculty Member:  Ms Preeti Jain   

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Introduction to computer ,Block Diagram of computer

Evolution of computer

Computer Generation and its characteristics

Different input devices

Different output devices

Types of operating system

Primary and secondary memory

Define software and its type

Digital technology , Keyboard functions ,

data entry and storage processing

August MS Office and its applications MS WORD Features

Working with graphics , working with tables

Mail merge , uses of excel sheet , formulas and functions

MS Windows , MS Access , PPT

Slide animation and transition , rehearse timing

September Working with text

Important commands , page set up

formatting techniques printing , Coral draw

3-fold brochure in coral draw

Quark express

October Internet : History and development ,development of internet in india, internet applications , importance of internet

Search engine of internet

Changes are visible in working styles of journalists after internet

world wide web ,web standard , W3C

Protocol , HTTP

E-mail & other application

Domain name system, services ,

November Social media : Its uses and application

What is social media ?

Social media has enhanced capacity of media institutions

Threats of Social media

Changing role of journalist with the development of social media

How application of computers have influenced the use and challenges of media

  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class:  4th  Semester                                     

Subject:  Introduction to  Public Relations

\Paper: 1st  (First)

Name of Faculty Member:  Ms. Sakshi Pillai

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Public Relations – Introduction

Definition, history and Growth of PR in India

February Publicity

Propaganda and Public Opinion

PR as a management function

Stages of PR

PR Practioners and media relations

March Press conference , Press releases,  House Journals

PR: public and private sectors

PR agencies, Employee relations

Communities relations

Code of ethics for PR,

April PRSI

PR for NGOS and Political Parties

Emerge Trends In PR

PR and new technologies

  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 Department: BJMC

Class:  4th   Semester                                    

Subject:  Introduction to Advertising                                                                  

Paper: 2nd  (Second)

Name of Faculty Member:  Ms. Sakshi Pillai

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Introduction to advertising

Advertising concept, function and definition

February Types of advertising , Consumer , corporate, industrial and social

Advertising strategies

Appeals and target audience

Advertising as marketing tools

Ad agency:  structure and functions

March Creativity

Media selection

Newspapers

Magazines

Radio and Tv

April Copy writing

Advertising production techniques

Revision

  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department :-  ECONOMICS

Class:-      BJMC 4th sem

Subject:-  Organisational Behaviour and Communication

Paper:-     III

Name of Faculty Member:-  Miss Chandni Shukla

January UNIT-1 :-  Organizational Environment models

Organisational  Design

Organisational  Structure

Organisational  Culture

February UNIT-2 :-  Organisational  Socialization

Work force diversity (Gender , Ethnic and Community issues)

Motivation : (Model)

March UNIT-3:-  Decision Making :- Characteristics of decision making process.

Decision Making :- Advantage and disadvantages

UNIT-4 :-  Team work, sources of stress and coping.

April UNIT-5  :- Organisational communication

Importance of  organizational communication

Principles for effective organizational Communication

Purpose of organizational Communication.

 

  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BAJMC

Class – 4th  semester                                           

 Subject : Contemporary Issues

Paper –  4th   (Fourth)                                                      

Name of Faculty Member: Mr. Rahul Tiwari

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Environmental issues: World without borders

Global warming- economic and environmental impact

Resource use and sustainability

Environmental degradation- ozone depletion

Pollution deforestation

February Universal Human Rights: universal declaration(1949)

Concept of Üniversal Human Rights”and the individual context

Emancipatory movements: Trade union, tribal movements

The development debate and large dam movements

Rehabilitations development choices,

March peoples development

State of polity

Decline of law

Corruption

April Nexus between crime and politics

Political apathy, communalism

Politics and media

Revision

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class – 5th semester                             

 Subject :  Photo Journalism

Paper –  1st  (First)                                                      

Name of Faculty Member: Mr. Rahul Tiwari

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Photography: historical background, necessity

Fundamentals of light, different kinds of light

August Difference between B and W, and color photography

Camera , types of camera

Components of camera

September Lens, handling of camera, depth of field,

tripods and monopods

Flash gun, exposure meter

October Concept of composition ,

movements  in art and photography

photography and media

digital photography

November Press photography

Sports photography

War photography

REVISION

MODEL EXAMS

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class – 5th  semester                            

 Subject :  Design and graphics

Paper –  2nd  (second)                                                      

Name of Faculty Member: Ms. Sakshi Pillai

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Elements of design and graphics, visualization

Convergence and divergence

August Conceptualization

Functions and significance

Fundamentals of creativity in art logic

Style, value, tools of art, illustrations, graphs

September Basic elements and principles of graphics

Design layout and production

Principles of good typography

Spacing, measurement, point system

October Use of computer software

Character generation ,

Use of multimedia

November Printing methods

Magazine layout

Safety measures in printing press

REVISION

MODEL EXAMS

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department:      BJMC

Class:  5th  Semester                                                             Subject:  Web Journalism Paper: IIIrd (Third)

Name of Faculty Member:  Mr. Zakir Huussain

Month Topic to be covered

 

July Internet: History

Work Process

Use

World wide web

August Website

Portal

Search Engine

Email

Download- Installed

Cyber Café

Cyber Space and Media

September Strength of Web Journalism

Web Medium

Work Process of Web Journalism

Web Writing

Web Copyediting

October Presentation of material on web

Important news portals/ website

International Languages

Indian Languages

Use if Internet work process

November Web Line

Web Reporting and Practice

Web Editing

Making of own website

Major web companies

News Portals

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

Department: BJMC

Class – 5th semester                                             

Subject-Indian Constitution and Media Law

 Paper –  4th (Fourth)                                                       

Name of Faculty Member: Mr. Rahul Tiwari

Month Topic to be covered
July Indian Constitution

Characteristics

Features of Indian Constitution

August Preamble

Directives of state policy

fundamental rights, citizenship

The legislature: the executive, the cabinet, the judiciary,

Powers and functions

September Powers and functions :The president, union list, concurrent list,

Emergency declaration

Media freedom, media systems

Media economics and freedom

Advertisers and pressure groups, lobbying trade unionism political parties

Indian constitution and freedom of mass media, privileges

October Laws defamation, content of legislature and court,

Censorship

Official secrets, sedition

Drugs and magic remedies( objectionable) advertisement acts 1954

Copyright Act

REVISION

MODEL EXAMS

November Press Council ,

Ombudsman , Right to information ,

Cyber laws and cyber crimes

REVISION

MODEL EXAMS

  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 Department: BJMC

Class – 6th  semester                                       

Subject : Development Communication

Paper –  1st  (First)                                                      

Name of Faculty Member: Mr. Rahul Tiwari

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Concept of development, development indicators

Approaches to development, dilemmas of development

Development policy and development planning

Development journalism, concept, relevance, development communication meaning

February Strategies in development communication , dominant paradigms, its critics

Social cultural and economic barriers to development communication approaches to development Use of media  and inter-personal communication ,channels for development

Case studies in Indian context

March  Participatory model mechanistic and organic models of development for communication

Diffusion of innovation, extension

dependency, gandhian model

Creation of development messages- language, context

April Health population, agriculture

Panchayat raj, campaigns and their evaluation

Case studies in Indian context

Revision

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department:      BAJMC

Class:  6th  Semester                                    

Subject:  Media organization management

Paper: 2nd

Name of Faculty Member:  Ms. Sakshi Pillai

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Basic principals of Management,

Need of Management

Planning

Process and Management

Organisational  structure

Ownership patterns

Inter-relationship between department

February News print policy

Management, costing, supplies, inventory

PRB Act, company act, Industrial dispute act

Working journalist and other newspaper employees, role of ABC

March Managing resources: advertising revenue, circulation revenue

Human resource development

Marketing techniques: brand building , public relations

Understanding the target audience

April Media management and challenges of liberalization: FDI, foreign media entry,

Consumer behavior, distribution of newspaper, audience analysis

Case study

Revision

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MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class – 6th  semester                                              

 Subject : Radio Programme Production

Paper –  III  (Third)                                                      

Name of Faculty Member: Mr. Rahul Tiwari

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Radio language

Script writing for news, newsreel,

Documentary, featrure, drama

Speech, skit, soap opera and special audience programmer

February Voice presentations, announcing, compeering

, adlibbing, interviewing, narrating,

conversation

News reading,

programme policies

March Public services, critical analysis of radio programmer, radio forums and clubs

Radio programme production  techniques, sound studios ad transmission faculties, reverberation and echo

April Various types of microphones, tape recorders  and playable machines,

recording ,

Sound mixing

Revision

  1. THOMAS COLLEGE, BHILAI

MONTHLY TEACHING SCHEDULE, 2016-17

 

Department: BJMC

Class:  6th  Semester                                    

Subject:  TV  Programme Production

Paper: 4th   (Fourth)

Name of Faculty Member:  Mr. Rahul Tiwari

Month Topic to be covered

 

January Scripting for various kinds of programmers on television, documentaries and feature entertainment

Programmes, On line programmes

Educational programmes

February Writing programme proposals, Programme research

Planning. Budgeting and Scheduling, program evaluation

Indoor and outdoor shooting, single and multi camera shooting

OB production : need and importance

Tele prompter, Chroma key, Camera control Unit (CCU)

March Presentation of programme: Importance of anchor, news readind and anchoring

V modulation. Live commentary

Video production: Introduction to video camera techniques

Audio techniques, Television studio operations, Lighting.

April Role and function of studio personnel

Graphics

Special effects

editing